POSTED: Wednesday, March 24, 2010 - 2:28pm
UPDATED: Saturday, May 1, 2010 - 12:35am
Wednesday, March 24: Bob Baffert's horse, Conveyance, was named the morning line favorite for the 2010 Sunland Derby. Conveyance was named a 9-5 favorite, while Tempted to Tapit was second at 3-1 odds. The 2010 Sunland Derby is a grade three race, meaning the winner will earn $400,000, 50% of the $800,000 race. The winner will earn enough graded stakes to qualify for the Kentucky Derby, while the second place finisher will likely still earn enough money to qualify for the race as well. Sunland Park Racetrack will hold at least 10 races, with a total purse on the day near 1.4 million dollars. Post Time for the Sunland Derby is 5:45pm, Sunday, March 28.