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1922 Kentucky Derby

48th Kentucky Derby
Kentucky Derby
Grade I stakes race
Morvich (horse).jpg
Morvich after winning the 1922 Kentucky Derby
LocationChurchill Downs
DateMay 13, 1922
Winning horseMorvich
JockeyAlbert Johnson
TrainerFred Burlew
OwnerBenjamin Block
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The 1922 Kentucky Derby was the 48th running of the Kentucky Derby. The race took place on May 13, 1922.[1] Horse Banker Brown scratched before the race.[2]

Full results

Finished Post Horse Jockey Trainer Owner Time / behind
1st 4 Morvich Albert Johnson Fred Burlew Benjamin Block 2:04.60
2nd 7 Bet Mosie Henry Burke Herbert J. Thompson Edward R. Bradley 1 12
3rd 1 John Finn Earl Pool William Perkins George F. Baker Head
4th 6 Deadlock J. D. Mooney Robert H. Shannon Robert H. Shannon 1
5th 3 My Play Clifford Robinson Roy J. Waldron Lexington Stable 4
6th 9 Letterman Ted Rice Mose Goldblatt Greentree Stable 4
7th 8 Surf Rider Edward Scobie Kay Spence Montfort Jones 1
8th 2 Startle Danny Connelly John I. Smith Herbert H. Hewitt 12
9th 10 By Gosh Edgar Barnes William A. Hurley Edward R. Bradley Neck
10th 5 Busy American Newton Barrett Herbert J. Thompson Edward R. Bradley DNF


Post Horse Win Place Show
4 Morvich $ 4.40 4.30 3.50
7 Bet Mosie 2.90 2.70
1 John Finn 6.60
  • The winner received a purse of $53.775.
  • Second place received $6,000.
  • Third place received $3,000.
  • Fourth place received $1,000.[2]