Top Three Kentucky Derby Finishers Favorites for Preakness

The top three finishers from the Kentucky Derby (G1) will meet up again at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday, May 16 in the second jewel of the Triple Crown, the $1 million Preakness Stakes (G1).

Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah leads the way in the early betting at 5/6 at Bodog. Trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert, the colt is at betting odds of 9/4 to win the Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes and become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.

Baffert vs. Pletcher in Kentucky Derby Betting

Hours before Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao do battle in the ring on Saturday, two of the most well-known trainers will square off in the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby.

Bob Baffert and Todd Pletcher will send out the top four betting choices in the Run for the Roses.

Baffert will saddle the top two betting choices in the Kentucky Derby, with American Pharoah the current favorite at Bodog at 9-4 while the undefeated Dortmund is the second choice at odds of 9-2.



Welcome to Kentucky Derby Odds


It’s the biggest horse race of the year and betting on the Kentucky Derby has become one of those ‘must-wager’ events of the year for even casual horse fans. So finding the best Kentucky Derby odds on the field of 20 top thoroughbreds has become an important search each May.

That’s where comes into play – as the source for morning line odds and future betting lines on the Run For The Roses. The best online racebooks offering the best Kentucky Derby odds will be featured here, along with handicapping tips, general horse wagering tutorials and links to cool Kentucky Derby contests.

When there is a Canadian horse (like longshot Mine That Bird who won the 2009 Derby) or Canadian owners and trainers involved, we’ll give the Canadian context. More importantly, we’ll keep tabs on the latest props and odds from the best online racebooks, ensuring your search for Kentucky Derby odds each May is simple.

Check out the list of early Kentucky Derby contenders for the running of the Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports, run on the First Saturday in May.