LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 05: Kentucky Derby entrant Derby Kitten works on the track in preparation for the 137th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 5, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
The 138th Kentuck Derby takes place Saturday, with coverage beginning on NBC at 5 p.m. ET. Bodemeister is a 4-1 favorite as of Saturday morning.
The 2012 Kentucky Derby is here. As of Saturday morning of the race, Bodemeister is the favorite at 4-1 odds and Union Rags trails slightly behind at 9-2. For live betting odds, visit KentuckyDerby.com.
The TV schedule, time and post positions follow:
Time: The 138th Kentucky Derby is scheduled to begin at 6:24 p.m. ET.
TV Schedule: NBC will televise the race starting at 5 p.m. ET and ending at 7 p.m. ET with pre- and post-race coverage. Viewers can also observe the undercard on the NBC Sports Network from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., or NBC's Red Carpet Special from 4-5 p.m.
1. Daddy Long Legs
3. Take Charge Indy
4. Union Rags
7. Rousing Sermon
8. Creative Cause
10. Daddy Knows Best
13. Went The Day Well
16. El Padrino
17. Done Talking
19. I'll Have Another