Orb the favorite at the Kentucky Derby; Pick the winner - ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, Sports

Orb the favorite at the Kentucky Derby; Pick the winner

Posted: Updated:
Kentucky Derby favorite Orb, seen here during a workout at Churchill Downs on Monday, enters Saturday on a four-race winning streak. (AP Photo/Garry Jones) Kentucky Derby favorite Orb, seen here during a workout at Churchill Downs on Monday, enters Saturday on a four-race winning streak. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

A full field of 20 horses was set Saturday for the first leg of the Triple Crown, the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, until Black Onyx was scratched.

The trimmed field of 19 will sprint from the gates at 5:24 p.m. (CDT), marking the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby.

Currently, Orb is the slight favorite with 7-2 odds to win the Run for the Roses. Verrazano is next on the list of favorites at 4-1.

Check out the odds below and select your pick to win.

139th KENTUCKY DERBY DRAW

Post/Horse Jockey ML Odds
1. Black Onyx Bravo SCR
2. Oxbow Stevens 30-1
3. Revolutionary Borel 10-1
4. Golden Soul Albarado 50-1
5. Normandy Invasion Castellano 12-1
6. Mylute Napravnik 15-1
7. Giant Finish Espinosa 50-1
8. Goldencents Krigger 5-1
9. Overanalyze Bejarano 15-1
10. Palace Malice Smith 20-1
11. Lines of Battle Moore 30-1
12. Itsmyluckyday Trujillo 15-1
13. Falling Sky Saez 50-1
14. Verrazano Velazquez 4-1
15. Charming Kitten Prado 20-1
16. Orb Rosario 7-2
17. Will Take Charge Court 20-1
18. Frac Daddy Lebron 50-1
19. Java's War Leparoux 15-1
20. Vyjack Gomez 15-1
  • Online Poll

  • Who will win the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Orb
    50%
    2 votes
    Verrazano
    0%
    0 votes
    Goldenscents
    25%
    1 vote
    Revolutionary
    0%
    0 votes
    Java's War
    25%
    1 vote
    Normandy Invasion
    0%
    0 votes
    Mylute
    0%
    0 votes
    Vyjack
    0%
    0 votes
    Overanalyze
    0%
    0 votes
    Other
    0%
    0 votes
  • Click for Kentucky Derby live updates
  • Central Alabama NewsMore>>

  • 1 cent sales tax increase for Hoover City Schools?

    1 cent sales tax increase for Hoover City Schools?

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:58:15 GMT
    In recent months, possible re-zoning and a proposed cost-sharing model for school buses have been controversial issues tied to funding for Hoover City Schools. But longtime Hoover resident and retiredMore >>
    In recent months, possible re-zoning and a proposed cost-sharing model for school buses have been controversial issues tied to funding for Hoover City Schools. But longtime Hoover resident and retiredMore >>
  • Fire danger rises for Labor Day weekend

    Fire danger rises for Labor Day weekend

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:59:40 GMT
    Our recent dry weather has created the perfect conditions for fire danger. More >>
    Our recent dry weather has created the perfect conditions for fire danger. More >>
  • Talladega parents allege school employee wrote racist Facebook posts

    Talladega parents allege school employee wrote racist Facebook posts

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:32:28 GMT
    Several parents and community members in Talladega are upset Friday over allegations of racial comments made from a school employee's Facebook page.More >>
    Several parents and community members in Talladega are upset Friday over allegations of racial comments made from a school employee's Facebook page.More >>
  • Birmingham Area NewsMore>>

  • UPDATE: Crews restore water service in Birmingham's Norwood area

    UPDATE: Crews restore water service in Birmingham's Norwood area

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:04 AM EDT2014-09-01 06:04:24 GMT
    Crews with the Birmingham waters board are still trying to fix a water main break that erupted yesterday in the Norwood area. According to spokeswoman Binnie Myles the break involves a 20 inch main sandwiched in between two gas lines.More >>
    Crews with the Birmingham waters board are still trying to fix a water main break that erupted yesterday in the Norwood area. According to spokeswoman Binnie Myles the break involves a 20 inch main sandwiched in between two gas lines.More >>
  • Car crashes into Birmingham house

    Car crashes into Birmingham house

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:18:57 GMT
    Neighbors living on 16th Way Southwest in Birmingham say they're dealing with a serious problem.Numerous accidents are happening around a dangerous curve.Sunday a car slammed into a house.Neighbors say no one was hurt. But there are many concerns."I was wondering was I going to run or duck, was it going to hit our home." But a dodge charger hit the house across the street from Marcus Yarbrough's house. "I heard the car coming, screeching around the corner." "Instead of having a head on collis...More >>
    Neighbors living on 16th Way Southwest in Birmingham say they're dealing with a serious problem.Numerous accidents are happening around a dangerous curve.Sunday a car slammed into a house.Neighbors say no one was hurt. But there are many concerns."I was wondering was I going to run or duck, was it going to hit our home." But a dodge charger hit the house across the street from Marcus Yarbrough's house. "I heard the car coming, screeching around the corner." "Instead of having a head on collis...More >>
  • No more parking under I-20/59 bridges starting Tuesday

    No more parking under I-20/59 bridges starting Tuesday

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:29:44 GMT
    Starting this Tuesday, parking spots under the Interstate 20/59 bridges near the BJCC in downtown Birmingham will be eliminated. Crews have put up at least one large sign, warning drivers of the change. SomeMore >>
    Starting this Tuesday, parking spots under the Interstate 20/59 bridges near the BJCC in downtown Birmingham will be eliminated. Crews have put up at least one large sign, warning drivers of the change. SomeMore >>
Most Popular
Stories
Videos
loading...