Preakness Stakes 2012: 5 Beaten Kentucky Derby Favorites Who Won At Pimlico, Belmont

05/18/2012 04:16 pm ET

By RICHARD ROSENBLATT, Associated Press

For those who aren't sold on Kentucky Derby winner I'll Have Another adding the Preakness to his winning resume Saturday and setting up a Triple Crown try in the Belmont Stakes, we present the Bodemeister scenario: beaten Derby favorite returns to avenge his defeat by not only winning the Preakness, but going on to take the Belmont.

There have been 18 Preakness-Belmont winners, but seven did not run in the Derby, including Man o' War in 1920. Here's a look at a handful of disappointing Derby favorites who came through in the next two legs of the Triple Crown.

(All Captions Via AP)

5 Beaten Derby Faves Who Won Preakness, Belmont

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