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Orb draws rail as 1-1 favorite in Preakness

Updated: May 15, 2013, 7:28 PM ET
Associated Press

BALTIMORE -- The Preakness draw was over, and trainer Shug McGaughey listed a variety of reasons why he was OK with having Kentucky Derby winner Orb starting Saturday's race from the rail.

Then someone asked him, "If you had your choice, where would you want to be?"

Without hesitation, McGaughey responded, "The outside."

Despite getting the inside post in Wednesday's draw, Orb was made an even-money favorite to win the Preakness and keep alive his bid to become horse racing's ...

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