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PA Day at the Races
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While the PA Derby is always the highlight of Pennsylvania horse racing, the race card also featured one of the country’s most prestigious races for three-year-old fillies, the $1 million Cotillion Stakes. The Grade 1, mile-and-a-sixteenth contest drew a competitive

One of the most incredible displays of talent seen at Philadelphia Park came on September 27, 1986, when 4-5 favorite Broad Brush nearly fell victim to his own eccentric behavior in the $300,000 Pennsylvania Derby (G2). After taking command near