Draw for Preakness post positions to be held Wednesday

May 12, 2015 | WNST Staff


BALTIMORE – The draw for post positions for Saturday’s 140th Preakness Stakes will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday at The Sports Palace on the third floor of Pimlico Race Course.

The first three finishers of the Kentucky Derby on May 2, American Pharoah, Firing Line and Dortmund, respectively, are scheduled to return to action in the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown.

A reception at 4 p.m. for horsemen, officials and media members will precede the traditional pill bottle draw, which will be hosted by track announcer Dave Rodman.

The event will be streamed live on drf.com.