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Joe Sullivan’s Kentucky Derby picks

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1. Goldencents: Impressive win in the Santa Anita Derby; just needs to run the same race. Will be up close early but hopefully not going too fast too soon.

2. Orb: He’ll be running late. Wish trainer Shug McGaughey could get his first Derby win, but he’ll come up short.

3. Mylute: Another late runner who has some cachet with the sabermetricians of horse racing. (Lines of Battle could also land here.)

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