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NASCAR At Infineon Raceway, Race Odds: Jeff Gordon Among Favorites In Sonoma

NASCAR pulls into Sonoma for one of the annual road course races at Infineon Raceway and a Bay Area native will be among the favorites. As the drivers prepare for the 2011 Toyota/Save Mart 350, Vallejo native Jeff Gordon is among the race favorites heading into Sunday's 110 lap race. Doc Sports put out some basic odds for the race and they have Gordon at +700 to win the race and +200 to finish in the top three.

For comparison's sake, Doc Sports has Marcos Ambrose installed as the race favorite at +375. After Ambrose, Tony Stewart is +600 and Jimmie Johnson, Juan Pablo Montoya and Kyle Busch all equal Gordon at +700. Johnson won last year's race while Marcos Ambrose blew a late opportunity to secure a victory.

Jeff Gordon currently sits in 12th place in the Sprint Cup Series, 94 points behind first place Carl Edwards. Gordon will be looking to secure his sixth victory at Infineon Raceway.

Los Gatos native AJ Allmendinger comes in at +5000, which makes him a bit of a long shot in the race. Allmendinger is making his fourth start at Infineon. He finished 13th in 2010, 7th in 2009, and 37th in his rookie season of 2008.

Here's a full rundown of Doc Sports' odds to win the race:

AJ Allmendinger         +5000  
Andy Lally                  +6000  
Boris Said                   +2000  
Brad Keselowski         +10000  
Brian Vickers              +10000  
Carl Edwards              +2000  
Clint Bowyer              +5000  
Dale Earnhardt Jr        +4500  
David Ragan               +10000  
Denny Hamlin             +3000  
Greg Biffle                  +5000  
Jamie McMurray         +3500  
Jeff Burton                  +10000  
Jeff Gordon                 +700  
Jimmie Johnson           +700  
Joey Logano                +10000  
Juan Pablo Montoya    +700  
Kasey Kahne               +3500  
Kevin Harvick             +1200  
Kurt Busch                  +1500  
Kyle Busch                 +700  
Marcos Ambrose         +375  
Mark Martin                +10000  
Martin Truex Jr           +10000  
Matt Kenseth              +10000  
Paul Menard                +5000  
Robby Gordon            +2000  
Ryan Newman            +3500  
Tony Stewart              +600  
Field                            +3000

We'll be here all weekend providing news updates and results on the 2011 Toyota/Save Mart 350. For more NASCAR coverage, check out NASCAR Ranting and Raving as well as SB Nation's NASCAR hub.