November 30, 2018

FORT WASHINGTON, MD - For Ron Burke, North America’s leading trainer in victories and earnings, Sunday’s $100,000 Potomac Pace at Rosecroft Raceway is just another pari-mutuel mission. For trainer Buddy Bright, it’s the opportunity of a lifetime and it comes less than...

November 29, 2018

 FORT WASHINGTON, MD - Ron Burke is a numbers guy. You would expect as much from a trainer juggling a 250-horse stable of trotters and pacers and has been the best in the harness business for a decade.

Burke, based in Washington, Pa. at The Meadows as well as a nearby f...

November 28, 2018

Though the draw isn’t until Nov. 29, the $100,000 Potomac Pace looks like it will have a competitive group of eight horses, among them Dealt A Winner, who competed in the first two editions of the race with a third last year and a fifth in 2016.

Pete Hanley, the racing...

November 25, 2018

John Wagner became the latest driver of the meet to have a five-win night when he did so Thanksgiving Eve. That gives him 21 wins heading into the 22nd program of the fall meet, good for fourth in the standings.

Just a reminder the $100,000 Potomac Pace, an open event,...

November 19, 2018

The driver standings for the fall meet tightened up a bit Nov. 18 when Jonathan Roberts registered a five-bagger to run his total to 24 with seven live racing programs remaining for the season.

Russell Foster remains the leader after Sunday’s races with 36 wins, four mo...

November 19, 2018

Just a reminder there are 13 races on the Thanksgiving Eve program Nov. 21, including the return of the “winners over” pace for fillies and mares. Here’s a look at several events on the Sunday, Nov. 18, card:

Race 1

Hickory Aloha left from post 7 in last week’s Open I pa...

November 14, 2018

Rock N’ Roll Jet, owned by Dawn Webb and trainer Buddy Bright of Milford, Del., became the leading non-Maryland Sire Stakes horse by earnings at the fall meet with a last-to-first sweep (final quarter-mile in :27 1/5) in the Open I pace Nov. 11. It was his third win in...

November 11, 2018

For the first three programs of November, 18 drivers found the winner’s circle at least once, and the trainer standings were even more spread out.

Allan Davis, a Sunday night regular, led the way with four wins, followed by Russell Foster with three. Nine drivers each h...

November 7, 2018

In the Open I handicap for pacers Nov. 4, Joe Offutt’s Hickory Aloha, a mainstay at Rosecroft, was in front until all but the final yards where he was collared by Rock N’ Roll Jet, who won by a neck. It was yet another strong effort by the classy 6-year-old gelding who...

November 4, 2018

The bottom-level condition races at Rosecroft are usually interesting to explore for value, and Race 8 on the Sunday, Nov. 4, program is even more so given a blanket computerized morning line.

The predicted favorite—B Fast Eddie, the only one of nine in the race that is...

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