With no Triple Crown contender, the Belmont Stakes loses a bit of its luster. Our resident racing analyst Monique Vag breaks down the field and gives her betting picks for Saturday's race. back; NCAAB Home · Scores & Matchups · Odds · Experts Picks · Free Picks . He's another live trifecta pick. 9. Our residence racing expert Monique Vag gives her three live long shots The Belmont Stakes is arguably the most difficult of the three legs of. When the th running of the Belmont Stakes goes down Saturday ( p.m. ET post time, NBC), the field for the final leg of horse racing's.