Oddsmakers say that the drought of Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing ends today. Belmont Stakes morning line has Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner American Pharoah the 2/3 favorite to become the first horse since Affirmed in 1978 to win the Triple Crown.
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Rounding out the eight-horse field, Frosted is most likely to play spoiler at 5/1, with Materiality next at 8/1. The 1.5-mile race has Mubtaahij next at 16/1 followed very closely by Madeforlucky at 18/1 and Keen Ice at 19/1.
Perhaps the exacta and trifecta will be the most interesting bets as the jumble continues with Tale of Verve at 22/1 and Frammento the longest shot at 30/1. Post time is 6:50 ET.
It is also Game 2 of the Stanley Cup finals. Trailing 1-0 in the series, Tampa is -130 with a total of 5, but betting the over will cost -145. A large majority of 63 percent favor Tampa on the money line with a substantial 69 percent betting on the over.
Game 2 of the NBA finals is Sunday with Golden State -8 and a total of 200.5. Though the finals are a rare case in which the public historically bets the underdog, 58 percent have wagered on the chalk with 65 percent on the over. Joe Duffy and Peter Loshak preview Saturday pitching matchup.
Already without Kevin Love, the Cavaliers are now officially minus their point guard Kyrie Irving for the rest of the series as well. Most NBA experts agree they are the Cavs second and third most valuable players.
Tonight’s best sports handicapper picks is Joe Duffy’s Picks. Our super duper outscource we have used for years is in! We have the top four finishers in the Belmont Stakes in order. You must have a package that includes Saturday. Yes the same source that has been amazing you for years in the Triple Crown and Breeders Cup. We also have Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals winner.
Oh yes. The Cardinals as our NL Interdivisional Game of the Month meant winning days 13-of-17 in MLB. So how did you say you are doing on your own? Wow, what a great day in MLB. The AL Dandy Dog Game of the Month is among four winners and your hint is that it is not the only Dandy Dog winner. Dandy Dogs, which are moneyline underdogs of 140 or more. So five winners in two sports plus our cherished Belmont Stakes top four at OffshoreInsiders.com