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A lot to keep track of in the Derby

Favored Orb draws attention, but don't lose sight of Itsmyluckyday, Revolutionary

Updated: May 7, 2013, 11:39 AM ET
By Amanda Duckworth | Special to ESPN.com

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- All week, one name keeps coming up when you ask the required "Who's your Kentucky Derby pick?"

Orb.

Given that he was installed as the 7-2 morning-line favorite, that isn't overly surprising. Still, usually a few other names get thrown around, too. Of course, my polling was informal and maybe I asked the exact right/wrong people, but still there is a lot to like about the colt.

Orb comes in riding a four-race win streak, including victories in the Grade ...

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