Should be he favorite in he Preakness.
Derby runner-up Bodemeister confirmed for Preakness Stakes
Saturday’s Preakness Stakes (G1) will feature a rematch of the first two finishers from the May 5 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) with Monday’s news that Bodemeister will run in the second jewel of the Triple Crown. Bob Baffert made it official on Monday after watching the Empire Maker colt gallop at Churchill Downs, saying “he looks good, his coat is good, and he is eating well.” “I see no reason not to take him [to Baltimore for the Preakness],” Baffert said.