American Pharoah Preakness Odds
PIMLICO, BALTIMORE (The Spread) - Following victory in the Kentucky Derby, American Pharoah is currently favored to win the second leg of horse racing's Triple Crown.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, American Pharoah is 5/6 to win the Preakness Stakes, which takes place Saturday, May 16. The contender with the next best odds is Firing Line, who is 5/1 to win the Preakness after placing second behind American Pharoah in the Derby.
Since finishing fifth in a MSW on August 9, American Pharoah has won five consective races, including the Kentucky Derby on May 2. His other wins came in the Grade 1 Del Mar Futurity, the Grade 1 FrontRunner, the Grade 2 Rebel and the Grade 1 Arkansas Derby.
American Pharoah also has odds of 9/4 to win the Triple Crown this year and odds of 4/1 to win the 2015 Breeders Cup Classic later this fall.