Preakness Stakes 2012: Post Time, TV Schedule, Video And More

The 2012 Preakness is here and the Pimlico infield will start to fill up early for a full day of racing. The Preakness Stakes will be the 12th race of the day, with 11 horses set to race in the 137th running. There was a bit of drama just one day before the race, with Kent Desormeaux losing his mount aboard Tiger Walk for failing a breathalyzer test at Belmont Park before he was scheduled to ride there. The Maryland-based horse, owned by Under Armour's Kevin Plank, quickly received word of the incident and replaced Desormeaux with Ramon Dominguez.

Tiger Walk will be in the first position when the Preakness runs at the post time of 6:18 p.m. ET. Below the complete post positions and latest odds:

1- Tiger Walk 33/1
2 - Teeth of the Dog 15/1
3 - Pretension 33/1
4 - Zetterholm 22/1
5 - Went the Day Well 6/1
6 - Creative Cause 7/1
7 - Bodemeister 7/4
8 - Daddy Nose Best 14/1
9 - I'll Have Another 5/2
10 - Optimizer 33/1
11 - Cozetti 33/1

NBC Sports Network will start their coverage of race day at 2:30 p.m. ET and carry coverage up until 4:30 p.m. ET. The mothership at NBC will then take over, carrying the broadcast until 6:30 p.m.

For more on the Preakness Stakes and the race for the Triple Crown, stay with this StoryStream and check out SB Nation's horse racing blog And Down The Stretch They Come. There, you'll also find a A Beginner's Guide To Following Horse Racing and a glossary of horse racing terms.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation DC

You must be a member of SB Nation DC to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation DC. You should read them.

Join SB Nation DC

You must be a member of SB Nation DC to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation DC. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.