Kentucky Derby 145 was dealt a tough blow Wednesday with word that favorite Omaha Beach would scratch with a throat issue. It was difficult news for Hall of Fame trainer Richard Mandella's team, as well as his many supporters, but Mandella kept his sense of humor on the track Thursday morning.
Omaha Beach will be back to racing soon enough and the Derby must go on, with new favorite Game Winner galloping Thursday.
In today's edition of the Triple Crown News Minute, hear from Mandella on the nature of the problem and the prognosis going forward. Plus, what does this mean for the rest of the field? Also, a famous scientist stops by to give his 'theory' on who will win Kentucky Derby 145.
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