$2 million guaranteed Pick 4 tops Preakness wagering menu

by | May 17, 2016 | Breaking, Business, Maryland, MD Business, Triple Crown Trail

From a Maryland Jockey Club release

Preakness Day at Pimlico Race Course, featuring the $1.5 million Preakness Stakes (G1) and eight other stakes, will also include six multi-race guaranteed pool totaling $4.15 million.

First race post Saturday is 10:30 a.m.

The Preakness, the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown and the 13th of 14 races, will anchor a $2 million guaranteed Late Pick 4 and a $1 million guaranteed Late Pick 5. The Preakness will also be the last race of a $100,000 single-winner guarantee in the Rainbow 6, which begins with Race 8.

Other guarantees will include a $250,000 Early Pick 5 beginning with Race 2, a $300,000 Early Pick 4 beginning with Race 3, and a $500,000 Pick 5 beginning with Race 6.