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2018 Preakness Stakes Post Positions: Justify Odds-on Favorite at 7

2018 Preakness Stakes Post Positions Justify Odds-on Favorite at 7

With the 2018 Preakness Stakes only days away, the race’s governing body has released the horses’ post positions. With Justify coming off a Kentucky Derby victory, Bob Baffert and his horse are the odds-on favorite. Justify will race in the seven position. Below is the full lineup with positions. 1: Quip 2: Lone Sailor 3: Sporting Chance 4: Diamond King …

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2018 Kentucky Derby Betting: 4 Sleeper Picks For Saturday’s Race


With the post-position draw complete and the sports betting odds updated to reflect the starting spots, let's look at who might be a good sleeper pick.

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2018 Kentucky Derby Betting Odds

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The field for the 2018 Kentucky Derby is stacked. This is one of the deepest fields we have seen in years, and that means there is plenty of value on a number of horses. With a 20 horse field, you can make some serious dough betting a variety of options and exotic payouts should be through the roof. Now that …

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2018 Kentucky Derby – The Horses to Watch, Predictions and Betting Odds

2018 Kentucky Derby Betting Odds

2018 Kentucky Derby Top Contestants Horses Betting Odds We have just over a week left before the first Saturday in May, and this year’s Run for the Roses, the 144th running of the Kentucky Derby. All the prep races are finished and we have a good idea of who this year’s top Derby contenders are. This year we go into …

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Early Kentucky Derby Odds Released

Betting Odds

The 144th running of the Kentucky Derby takes place on May 5th at Churchill Downs. The 20-horse field of three-year-old thorougbreds is taking shape.

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Always Dreaming Demoralized Derby Rivals

Always Dreaming demoralized

Always Dreaming demoralized Kentucky Derby rivals in a way that suggests this youngster has great things ahead of him. At this point, the way Always Dreaming demoralized his foes points to a possibility of a Triple Crown winner. The owners of Always Dreaming have a New York state of mind thing going on much in the vein of Billy Joel …

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Important Kentucky Derby Tidbits to Know

Kentucky Derby tidbits

There are some important Kentucky Derby tidbits that should be passed on because you never know when one little angle can turn into big dividends. The $2 million extravaganza will be held Saturday May 6 at Churchill Downs and the field is pretty much intact except for possible late injuries. The important Kentucky Derby tidbits should be processed to evaluate …

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Kentucky Derby Workers Keeping Busy

Kentucky Derby workers

The Kentucky Derby workers were keeping busy recently as their connections tightened down the hatches on the stars in anticipation of the classic on May 6. The $2 million Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs will have a full gate and the Kentucky Derby workers that were in action on Friday April 28 worked well for the most part. The Breeders’ …

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Scrutinizing Key Churchill Downs Trends

Churchill Downs trends

Scrutinizing Churchill Downs trends can mean the difference between cashing a ticket in the Kentucky Derby or going home empty. The track has its idiosyncrasies, just like every other venue. The Churchill Downs meet gets going quickly as it opens on April 29 and will close on June 30. Besides the May 6 Kentucky Derby, there will be a plethora …

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Trainers Stir the Kentucky Derby Drink

trainers stir the Kentucky Derby

The great Reggie Jackson gets credit for the saying he was ‘the straw that stirs the drink’ but in the equine world, the trainers stir the Kentucky Derby drink. A thoroughbred trainer has to be part soccer mom and part Marine drill sergeant. He has to know when to coddle and when to throw the gauntlet down. And just like …

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