Preakness Stakes Expert Picks & Predictions 2021 for 146th Running at Pimlico Race Course

David Kaestle
Expert picks for the 146th Preakness Stakes.
Expert picks for the 146th Preakness Stakes. / Patrick Smith/Getty Images

The 2021 Preakness Stakes has arrived, with the post time set for 6:50 p.m. EST. After an exciting Kentucky Derby, that was ultimately filled with controversy post race, the Preakness Stakes could have a lot on the line.

There is no shortage of fun ways to bet on the Preakness on TVG, but even if you're just placing some fun wagers, you'll want some info to guide your choices.

With that in mind, here's what the experts are predicting for the race.

2021 Preakness Stakes Expert Predictions & Picks

Chris Fallica and Anita Marks' picks are from ESPN, Joe Drape and Melissa Hoppert's picks are from the New York Times and Jody Demling's picks are from CBS.

Preakness Stakes Winner

Chris Fallica: Crowded Trade
Anita Marks: Keepinmind
Joe Drape: Crowded Trade
Melissa Hoppert: Midnight Bourbon
Jody Demling: Concert Tour

Preakness Picks

- Crowded Trade (2)
- Keepinmind (1)
- Midnight Bourbon (1)
- Concert Tour (1)

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