2012 Kentucky Derby

2012 Kentucky Derby: Las Vegas Futures Book Horse Racing Odds Preview

Bodemeister ran away from the field in the Arkansas Derby.
Bodemeister ran away from the field in the Arkansas Derby.Wesley Hitt/Getty Images
Kevin StottSenior Analyst IApril 28, 2012

2012 Kentucky Derby Las Vegas Futures Book Odds

What: 138th Kentucky Derby
When: Saturday, May 5, 2012
Where: Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky
Distance: 1 1/4 miles
TV Coverage: NBC
TV Coverage: 5-7 p.m. ET/2-4 p.m. PT
Post Time: 6:24 p.m. ET/3:24 p.m. PT
Website: www.kentuckyderby.com


Alpha 15/1
Bodemeister 9/2
Creative Cause 10/1
Daddy Long Legs 20/1
Daddy Nose Best 20/1
Done Talking 30/1
Dullahan 6/1
El Padrino 8/1
Gemologist 6/1
Hansen 10/1
I’ll Have Another 8/1
Liaison 20/1
Mark Valeski 20/1
Optimizer 20/1
Prospective 50/1
Rousing Sermon 30/1
Sabercat 20/1
Take Charge Indy 15/1
Trinniberg 60/1
Union Rags 4/1
Went The Day Well 15/1

Union Rags is the future book favorite (4-1) at the LVH SuperBook.
Union Rags is the future book favorite (4-1) at the LVH SuperBook.Matthew Stockman/Getty Images



Source: LVH SuperBook (Friday, April 25)


Official Winning Time
Over: 2:01.40 -135
Under: 2:01.40 +115

Winning Saddlecloth Number
Odd: -110
Even: -110

Official Win Mutuel
Over: $18.30 -170
Under: $18.30 +150

State or Country Where 2012 Kentucky Derby Winner Last Raced Prior to Winning Derby
Arkansas: 7-2
Florida: 12-5
Kentucky: 16-5
New York: 4-1
California: 5-1
Louisiana: 15-1
Field (all others): 9-1



Which trainer's horse will have the highest finish in the 2012 Kentucky Derby?
Todd Pletcher: +115
Bob Baffert : -135

Source: Wynn Las Vegas (Friday, April 27; odds subject to change)

Proposition Bet Sheet Link: (Friday, April 27; odds subject to change)

Wynn Las Vegas Props Sheet

Sources: John Avello, Wynn Las Vegas; Dave Tuley, ViewFromVegas.com

Daily Racing Form’s Top 20 Kentucky Derby Information Link

Daily Racing Form's Road to the Kentucky Derby Video Link

Sports Illustrated’s "Smelling Like Roses" Preview

NOTE: Final field with post positions, saddlecloth numbers below on bottom of Comments section. Good luck. 

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