The Meadowlands track quickly became known as "the Big M."
Q. Who was the first horse to win a pari-mutuel race at the Meadowlands?
A. Quick Baron was the first horse to win a pari-mutuel race at the Meadowlands on September 1, 1976.
19 December 1976, New York Times, pg. NJ4:
"Big M" Is Luring
9 October 1985, Newsday (NY), pg. 113:
Young America at Big M Draws 13
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