The move by Delaware Park is designed to make the track's lower-level claiming and maiden claiming races more competitive with other tracks in the region.
The Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission hit trainer Marcus Vitali with a 1-year suspension and now has denied his request for a stay pending his appeal.
An assistant racing secretary who also tattoos horses, Stanley Shina has embraced Delaware Park, and is hoping fuller fields are ahead.
Delaware Park officials have canceled their Saturday, July 20 card in the face of a serious heat wave.
Saturday's MATCH races saw two horses surge to the series lead - but also led to racetrack concerns that the Series isn't working as intended.
Beginning July 14, Laurel Park will accept entries and returns from Delaware Park.
Delaware Park has been forced to cancel its Thursday, July 4 card because of lack of entries.
The Delaware state vet issued a weekend memo outlining the steps being taken to ensure a horse who tested positive for strangles does not infect others.
A case of strangles at Delaware Park is causing some concern but is not expected to affect the track's big July races, officials said.
Delaware Park will not conduct its scheduled May 30 card because of a lack of entries.
Delaware Park will not race Monday, May 20 - the second straight Monday it has been forced to cancel.
Industry veteran Tom Creel, the new racing secretary at Delaware Park, believes better days are ahead.
Insufficient entries have led Delaware Park to cancel its card this coming Monday.
Using a grant fund administered by the Jockey Club, Delaware Park races will be sharper than ever before this year when broadcast in HD.
The Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission announced the appointment of a new state steward and a new safety steward for the 2019 season.
Parx assistant racing secretary Tom Creel will take over as racing secretary at Delaware Park.
Delaware Park will have a slightly longer meet in 2019 than it has in recent years.
Legalized in mid-year, sports betting was by the end of 2018 having significant impacts on the gambling landscape throughout the Mid-Atlantic.
While early returns on from horsemen and racetrack execs at Delaware Park are positive, sports wagering's long-term impacts on racing itself are unclear and some horseplayers are fretful.
Despite despite declines in turf racing and field size - both due in large part to a rainy season - Delaware Park saw wagering handle increase 17 percent in the just-completed 2018 season.