In the Belmont Stakes, post position is not nearly as critical as in the Kentucky Derby. While an advantageous draw is always a positive, a poor draw is not nearly as much of a deal-breaker as it is in a 20-horse field.
On Saturday, history will be made one way or another. California Chrome will either ascend among racing's most elite as a Triple Crown winner or take his place among the great horses that fell short in the Belmont Stakes despite their brilliance.
Here is a look at each contender in the order they will break from the gate, with odds courtesy of the Daily Racing Form.