Update at 6:45 p.m. Orb Takes Derby Title:
Favored heavily 5-1 prior to the race, Orb has taken the title of the 139th Kentucky Derby Saturday at Churchill Downs.
The win gives Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey his first victory in the race for 3-year-old Thoroughbreds.
"It's like living a dream," Orb's jockey, Joel Rosario, told NBC after the race, calling it "a perfect trip."
The other top finishers were Golden Soul in second, Revolutionary in third and Normandy Invasion in fourth place.
Orb ran the 1 1/4 mile race in 2:02.89.