The 141st running of the Preakness Stakes is upon us. The second jewel of the Triple Crown in Baltimore, Maryland, will feature an 11-horse field including Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist.
The J. Paul Reddam-owned horse will make look to remain undefeated in its ninth competitive race. Nyquist will post third out of the starting gate and opened as a 3-5 betting favorite on Saturday. His toughest competitor will come from the five post in Exaggerator, currently going off at 3-1.
Exaggerator has finished second to Nyquist in two different races, never conquering the undefeated colt.
All the action begins on Saturday from Pimlico at 2:30 p.m. ET with undercard races on NBC Sports Network. Coverage shifts to NBC at 5 p.m. ET for the main races with post time for the Preakness slated for 6:45 p.m. ET. You can also live stream all of the action in Baltimore on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports Live Extra app.
Here is the complete field with the most up-to-date odds for the Preakness from
|141st Preakness Stakes Post Draw||Odds|
|1. Cherry Wine||17-1|
|2. Uncle Lino||35-1|
|4. Awesome Speed||45-1|
|9. Abiding Star||40-1|
CBS Sports will also be live blogging the event, bringing you all the fun and fashion from around the track.