1908 Kentucky Derby

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1908 Kentucky Derby winner Stone Street

The 1908 Kentucky Derby was the 34th running of the Kentucky Derby. The race took place on May 5, 1908.[1] Muddy track conditions made the winning time 2:15.20 the slowest Derby ever.[2]

Full results[edit]

Finished Post Horse Jockey Trainer Owner Time / behind
1st 4 Stone Street A. Pickens J.W. Hall C.E. & J.W. Hamilton 2:15.20
2nd 2 Sir Cleges C. Koerner George J. Long 3
3rd 1 Dunvegan P. Warren J.N. Camden, Jr. Head
4th 8 Synchronized F. Burton D. Armstrong Head
5th 5 Banridge V. Powers B. Schreiber Head
6th 3 Milford A. Minder W.H. Fizer 6
7th 6 Bill Herron J. Lee W.J. Young Head
8th 7 Frank Bird J. Williams W.A. Hughes 20

Payout[edit]

Post Horse Win Place Show
4 Stone Street $ 123.60 37.90 14.50
2 Sir Cleges 11.10 8.50
1 Dunvegan 11.10
  • The winner received a purse of $4,850.
  • Second place received $700.
  • Third place received $300.[2]

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