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Derby winner Big Brown is the heavy favorite in early Preakness wagering.
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Big Brown Big Favorite

Derby winner is 1-9 in early Preakness wagering

The early Preakness (gr. I) wagering is no surprise, with Big Brown an overwhelming favorite. The winner of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) is the heavy 1-9 choice to win the Preakness and have a shot at the Triple Crown three weeks later.

The horses and odds, in post position order:

Macho Again, 45-1

Tres Borrachos, 50-1

Icabad Crane, 24-1

Yankee Bravo, 25-1

Racecar Rhapsody, 30-1

Big Brown, 1-9

Kentucky Bear, 16-1

Stevil, 45-1

Riley Tucker, 35-1

Giant Moon, 45-1

Gayego, 11-1

Hey Byrn, 30-1


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