Orb is bet down to 3/5 in early wagering.
The staff at And Down The Stretch They Comes gives out their top picks and odds plays for Saturday's stakes races at the Preakness.
No matter how you slice and dice the 2013 Kentucky Derby, Orb was clearly the best horse and a deserving winner.
Betmix.com is an advanced handicapping program that is incredibly easy to tailor to your style. New to handicapping and want to have a Derby opinion? Betmix is for you. JP interviews its creator, Dave Williams.
The field for the 2013 Kentucky Derby is finally set -- Orb is your 7/2 morning line favorite and will break from post position 16.
Typically, big time sires will have one, maybe two top end runners in any given year on the Road to the Roses. Maybe they're lucky and have a filly that's gunning for the Oaks. If your first crop is doing that, you're unbelievable.
There are a lot of words that could be used to describe Storm Cat: Major; Significant; Influential; Dominant. But The Form said it best on Twitter: Storm Cat was a Breed Shaping sire.
Eleven graded stakes races are slated to take place over a two-day period at Churchill Downs on May 3rd and 4th, including the 2013 Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks.