Empire Showcase Day at Belmont Park on Saturday features eight stakes races for New York-breds, with the crown jewel being the 40th Running of The Empire Classic Handicap, carded as Race 5. It’s a contentious affair, with six of the nine entries listed at odds of 6-1 or lower. Pick the winner of this race and you’ll get paid handsomely. Let’s take a closer look at the major players below. Read more at Betonline’s Betting Edge!

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