2012 Kentucky Derby Odds: Bodemeister, Union Rags The Favorites To Win

The Kentucky Derby is always one of the best events of the spring, welcoming in beautiful weather, a historic event and onlookers from all over the world. The odds for the 2012 Derby have been released, with two horses tied as the favorites as of Wednesday.

One of these horses is Bodemeister, whose trainer, Bob Baffert, was born and raised out here in Nogales, Arizona. The other favorite is Union Rags. Both of these horses were given odds of 9/2 to win the race.

There are two other horses with ties to the state of Arizona in the 2012 Kentucky Derby. 'Daddy Nose Best' (15/1 odds) is ridden by jockey Garrett Gomez, who was born in Tucson. The horse named 'Liaison' (40/1 odds) is also owned by Baffert.

Here are the complete odds for the race, courtesy of KentuckyDerby.info:

Alpha 11/1
Bodemeister 9/2
Creative Cause 11/1
Daddy Long Legs 30/1
Daddy Nose Best 15/1
Done Talking 50/1
Dullahan 8/1
El Padrino 16/1
Gemologist 7/1
Hansen 14/1
Hero of Order 100/1
I'll Have Another 15/1
Liaison 40/1
Mark Valeski 23/1
My Adonis 40/1
Optimizer 60/1
Prospective 50/1
Rousing Sermon 40/1
Sabercat 35/1
Take Charge Indy 16/1
Trinniberg 45/1
Union Rags 9/2
Went The Day Well 18/1

For more on the race, be sure to follow the SB Nation Arizona StoryStream throughout the week for complete coverage.

Check out the SB Nation Channel on YouTube

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

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,

Join SB Nation Arizona

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

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

Join SB Nation Arizona

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

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Arizona. 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.