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Saturday, May 19, 2012
Pictures Of The Day
The field heads into the first turn during the 88th $300,000 Black Eyed Susan Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 18, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Shannon Casey, of Marshall, Va., watches the action at Pimlico Race Course, Friday, May 18, 2012, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Virginia-bred Bodemeister gets a bath prior to running in today's $1 million Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. (Patrick Smith/Reuters)
The field races down the backstretch during the 42nd Pimlico Special at Pimlico in Baltimore, May 18. (Bill Frakes/Sports Illustrated)
Mike Hendrick, of Baltimore, moves through the grandstand area at Pimlico Race Course, Friday, May 18, 2012. If you know Baltimore or Orioles baseball, you know his inspiration for the hat! (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)