How to watch the Preakness post position draw

Justify has been the heavy Preakness favorite since a convincing victory in the May 5 Kentucky Derby. On Wednesday afternoon, we’ll learn just where he starts Saturday at Pimlico Race Course as he continues his pursuit of the Triple Crown.

Post positions for the eight-horse race will be drawn at about 5 p.m. Justify, who’s set to fly from Louisville, Ky., and arrive at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport at about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, will be joined in the field by Good Magic, Quip, Diamond King, Bravazo, Sporting Chance, Tenfold and Lone Sailor.

Here’s how to watch.

Time: Wednesday, 5 p.m.

Venue: Pimlico Race Course

Video: XBTV, Pimlico.com, Preakness’ Facebook page

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