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Post Positions Drawn for Kentucky Derby

Post positions were drawn on Wednesday for Saturday’s 139th running of the Kentucky Derby (G1) at Churchill Downs.

Orb

Orb

Florida Derby (G1) winner Orb, who has impressed onlookers at Churchill Downs in recent days, was installed as the 7-2 morning line favorite. Wood Memorial (G1) winner Verrazano is the second choice at odds of 4-1.

In post position order, the field with morning line odds:  1.Black Onyx (50-1); 2. Oxbow (30-1); 3. Revolutionary (10-1);  4. Golden Soul (50-1);  5.Normandy Invasion (12-1);  6.Mylute (15-1); 7. Giant Finish (50-1); 8. Goldencents (5-1); 9. Overanalyze (15-1); 10. Palice Malice (20-1); 11. Lines of Battle (30-1); 12. Itsmyluckyday (15-1); 13. Falling Sky (50-1); 14. Verrazano (4-1); 15. Charming Kitten (20-1); 16. Orb (7-2);  17. Will Take Charge (20-1); 18. Frac Daddy (50-1); 19. Java’s War (5-1); 20: Vyjack (15-1).

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