Austin woman wins big on Kentucky Derby bet

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"To bet that little amount of money and win $1.2 million is unheard of", Retama Park spokeswoman Rachel Bagnetto told ABC News.

"He's a superior horse", said Baffert, who captured his fifth Derby.

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When asked about the race right after his big win, the first thing Smith does is thank Jesus, telling reporters, "I just want to thank my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ for blessing us on this afternoon, and blessing us with this wonderful horse".

Because it is so hard to predict five straight winners, Pick 5 bettors usually take home large jackpots. Good Magic was second while Audible was another head back in third.

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According to ESPN, Justify had the surest odds of the winners chosen by the woman, who also picked Funny Duck at 40-1 odds in the 10th race of the day. It started in 1997 with Silver Charm, followed by Real Quiet in 1998, War Emblem in 2002 and American Pharoah in 2015. "If you have LeBron on your team you better win a championship with him". He has got that big, long stride and he's just so efficient. I don't know if he's so strong or Mike (age 52) is just too old to pull him up.

But pressed on whether the horse has what it takes to complete a Triple Crown sweep, Baffert adopted a more conservative mood. We won the toughest and most important one. He'll run in the Preakness and after that, we'll see. But he said: "I've never been on a 3-year-old like this". "I want to provide the owners with as much information as possible about what I see and then let them decide". Baffert is four for four in winning the Preakness after winning the Derby.

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"I really thought I was going to get there", Good Magic's jockey, Jose Ortiz, said. "That said, his sire (Curlin) came back in two weeks and won the Preakness".