Preakness Stakes heavy favorite California Chrome has a clean bill of health, and is ready to follow up its Kentucky Derby victory. 

Despite battling a cough this week, reports say the horse will not be scratched from the race.  California Chrome drew the number-three post and is the 3-to-5 favorite.

Coverage of the 139th Preakness Stakes begins Saturday at 5 on 8-10 & 103-1 WGY.