By Demian Russian
Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) will offer its satellite radio and Internet radio listeners nationwide live coverage of the 2013 Preakness Stakes from the Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland, this Saturday, May 18th, as Kentucky Derby-winner Orb and jockey Joel Rosario will attempt to take another step in their bid for the 12th Triple Crown in thoroughbred racing history.
Sirius XM Radio listeners will hear Horse Racing Radio Network’s broadcast starting at 5:00 pm ET on Sirius Radio channel 93 and XM Radio channel 209, and on channel 961 online at SiriusXM.com and on the SiriusXM Internet Radio app for smartphones and other connected mobile devices. The race broadcast will also air live on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Radio (Sirius and XM channel 86).
In addition to the live race broadcast, Sirius XM Radio’s Dave Johnson and Bill Finley will host a special edition of Down The Stretch on Saturday (10:00 am – 1:00 pm ET). Johnson and Finley will take calls from listeners and provide fans with race day news and analysis, plus interviews with jockeys, trainers and owners. Read More