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86-1 long shot Start Puffing wins at Laurel
86-1 long shot Start Puffing wins at Laurel

Unlikely victor pays $175.60 Start Puffing won at odds of 86-1 in the eighth race at Laurel Park on Friday, paying $175.60 and topping a $412 exacta, a $1,372.40 trifecta and a $16,869.40 superfecta. Start Puffing earned her second lifetime win in six starts, beating $25,000 2-year-old claiming fillies. The daughter of Jump Start was last coming into the stretch and had only two fillies beaten a furlong from home, but apprentice Vanessa Ryall had her up in time to nip One Massive Cat by a neck in 59.85 seconds for the 5-furlong distance on the main track. Orioles Johnson outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk Right-hander Steve Johnson (St. Paul's) has been removed from the 40-man...