It was cool and sunny on Thursday morning in Baltimore and the backside was heating up with lots of visitors coming by to see the horses. Several of the Preakness contenders were out this morning, including Kentucky Derby winner I'll Have Another and his stable pony Lava Man. You can check out all the entries for the Preakness here.
Bodemeister made his first visit to the main track at Pimlico Thursday morning, galloping 1 1/2 miles under exercise rider George Alvarez after the renovation break. "He was not looking around. He was all business out there," Alvarez said of the colt who was shipped to Pimlico on Wednesday from Churchill Downs.
Analyzing the top Preakness contenders - trying to select a winner by matching each to the profile of a Preakness winner using many of the more popular angles and statistical trends.