Preakness 2012: Post Time, Positions, TV Coverage And More

LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 05: I'll Have Another ridden by Mario Gutierrez leads the pack down the final stretch during the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby ahead of at Churchill Downs on May 5, 2012 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Kentucky Derby winner I'll Have Another and jockey Mario Gutierrez look to take the second leg of the Triple Crown.

If the Kentucky Derby is the most anticipated day in horse racing, than number two is probably the Preakness Stakes because the dream of a Triple Crown winner is still alive. This year, all hopes rest with I'll Have Another, the Kentucky-bred winner of the 2012 Kentucky Derby.

I'll Have Another will start in the ninth position on Saturday. Preakness favorite Bodemeister will start two spots to I'll Have Another's left in position No. 7. Rounding out the top three favorites are Went the Day Well, who finished fourth in the Derby, and Creative Cause, who finished fifth; both horses come in at 6-1 odds. The horses will start next to each other, with Went the Day Well in the fifth spot and and Creative Cause in spot No. 6.

Race date/time: Saturday, May 19, 5:00 p.m. CT

Location: Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, Md.

TV: NBC

For more, stick with SB Nation Chicago. For all news, notes and analysis from the 2012 Preakness, visit SB Nation's StoryStream.

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