|2013 Belmont Stakes Odds & Preview: Always in a Tiz remains Long Shot|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Monday, 03 June 2013 19:00|
Always in a Tiz Belmont Odds
ELMONT, NY (The Spread) - The 2013 Belmont Stakes is this Saturday and contender Always in a Tiz remains a long shot to win.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Always in a Tiz is 30/1, which gives him the same long odds as fellow contenders Frac Daddy, Giant Finish, Incognito, Midnight Taboo and Vyjack. Saint Vigeur has the longest odds at 40/1.
The 2013 Kentucky Derby winner Orb remains the favorite at 3/1, while Revolutionary has the next best odds at 4/1 and Oxbow is 6/1. Some mid-range long shots include Palace Malice at 10/1, Freedom Child and Golden Soul at 12/1, respectively, and Overanalyze at 15/1.
Always in a Tiz didn't run in the first two legs of this year's triple crown, which were won by Orb (Kentucky Derby) and Oxbow (Preakness). He's only run in one Grade 1 race in his career, which was the Wood Memorial on April 6 of this year. He finished ninth behind, among others, Verrazano, Normandy Invasion and Vyjack.
In his previous outings, Always in a Tiz finished fifth at the Grade 3 Southwest Stakes on February 18, third at the Smarty Jones on January 21, and second at the Traskwood on December 19. He also won a Maiden Special Weight on September 3, which was his first race.
The 2013 Belmont Stakes will take place from Belmont Park on Saturday, June 8.