Discussion

Welcome to another strange Derby chase

Updated: March 31, 2014, 4:45 PM ET
By Bob Ehalt

At this time of year, there's usually at least a small measure of clarity about the Kentucky Derby, a fact of equine life best reflected in the future wagering on the race.

In February, the future bet is all about taking miniscule odds on the field, a grouping which gives a bettor about 400 possible options as opposed to 23 individual choices. Meanwhile, by the end of March, there's usually about 10 horses with a realistic chance of winning the Run for the Roses and none of them land ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


MORE HORSE RACING HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM