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Kentucky Derby
Field continues to take shape for Preakness 2015
Field continues to take shape for Preakness 2015

The field for the 2015 Preakness Stakes continues to take shape, with International Star now out because of a chipped ankle and speculation over which horses trainer Todd Pletcher might saddle in the May 16 race. With Kentucky Derby champion American Pharoah, runner-up Firing Line and third-place finisher Dortmund all pointed toward the Preakness, the top of the field could be the strongest in recent memory. Other Derby horses that could make the trip to Baltimore include fifth-place finisher Danzig Moon and Mr. Z, trained by D. Wayne Lukas. Mr. Z finished 13th in Kentucky and is owned by Ahmed Zayat, who also owns American Pharoah. Lukas, the six-time Preakness winner, said plans for...