Santa Anita Derby 2011 Odds: Silver Medallion The Favorite After Late Scratches

The Santa Anita Derby has seen a few drastic shifts in the odds since the initial lines were released earlier this week. Gone are two of the favorites after both Premier Pegasus and Jaycito were forced to scratch just before the Santa Anita Derby got underway. Premier Pegasus was installed as the early 8-5 favorite, with Jaycito close behind at 4-1.

The latest odds can be found below. The scratch of the two favorites thrust Silver Medallion into the favored role at 5-2 for Saturday's Santa Anita Derby. Anthony's Cross is close behind at 3-1 with Comma to the Top at 7-2 and Mr. Commons at 4-2.

Silver Medallion, 5-2
Anthony's Cross, 3-1
Comma to the Top, 7-2
Mr. Commons, 4-1
Bench Points, 8-1
Indian Winter, 8-1
Midnight Interlude, 20-1
Offlee Wild Boys, 30-1
Quail Hill, 30-1 
Jaycito, scratched
Premier Pegasus, scratched

Post time for the Santa Anita Derby is 7:37 p.m. EDT. The race can be found on TVG and HRTV.

For more on the race, including a preview of the field, check out the rest of our Santa Anita Derby 2011 StoryStream. For all your horse racing needs, head over to SB Nation's And Down the Stretch They Come.

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