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2014 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes

On Saturday April 12th, Keeneland Park will host the Grade 1, $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes.  The Blue Grass Stakes was named for the Bluegrass region of Kentucky, which is characterized by grass having bluish-green culms and is known as the heart of the Thoroughbred breeding industry.  The Blue Grass Stakes was first run in 1911 and has always served as an important prep race for the Kentucky Derby.

The Toyota Blue Grass Stakes is a Road to the 2014 Kentucky Derby prep race, the winner of the race gets 100 points, second gets  40 points, third gets 20 points, and 4th gets 10 points towards qualifying for the 2014 Kentucky Derby.  The Toyota Blue Grass Stakes is one of the last two major races to get points to get into the Kentucky Derby.

The following website allows legal U.S. online wagering for these and all other races.

Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (Grade 1) Keeneland Park – Saturday, April 12th, 2014 Race and time should be determined within a week of the raceday.

The Toyota Blue Grass Stakes will air live on “The Jockey Club Tour on Fox” scheduled for 4:30-6 p.m. (ET)

Horses will be displayed when they have been decided.

The following website allows legal U.S. online wagering for these and all other races.

2014 Kentucky Derby