They typically have made the two-week wait worth it. First, there was Pablo del Monte, in 2014. He finished fourth. The next year, Tale of Verve finished second. Last year, Laoban finished sixth in the 11-horse field, while Cherry Wine, a 20-1 morning-line long shot, overtook Nyquist late to finish second, 3 1/2 lengths behind Exaggerator.