When they call the horses to the gate at the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, California Chrome will break from the #2 gate position in his quest to win racing's Triple Crown.

A random drawing for gate positions was held in New York. California Chrome, the Derby and Preakness winner, is the 3-5 early favorite to win the Belmont.

Affirmed was the last horse to win the Triple Crown in 1978

Check out the starting grid...

146TH BELMONT STAKES DRAW

Post Horse Odds

1

Medal Count

20-1

2

California Chrome

3-5

3

Matterhorn

30-1

4

Commanding Curve

15-1

5

Ride On Curlin

12-1

6

Matuszak

30-1

7

Samraat

20-1

8

Commissioner

20-1

9

Wicked Strong

6-1

10

General a Rod

20-1

11

Tonalist

8-1