Hot List: Preakness Stakes
Updated: June 3, 2013, 5:33 PM ETBy Bob Ehalt
This weekend's race, Saturday, May 18 The Preakness Stakes, Pimlico There's a natural tendency to discount a victory in the mud, especially in a race as prestigious as the Kentucky Derby. Some horses, even champions, have a deep disdain for a wet surface, allowing something completely unfathomable to happen in those races. Yet for every Mine That Bird there is a Smarty Jones, and Orb falls more in line with the 2004 Derby-Preakness winner than the "Bird" who never won ...
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