Tale of Verve, the 7 horse, could be live in the 4th at Keeneland at 1 1/8 miles on yielding turf. It is the Bryant Station.
This is Tale of Verve's first time on turf. Everyone remembers that he finished second in the slop to American Pharoah in the Preakness. Brian Hernandez rides for Dallas Stewart, known for big prices on off track.
The 5-2 favorite Closing Bell, trained by Bill Mott, is 5-2 favorite in a 12-horse field. His last win was on turf listed as good at Kentucky Downs,