05/06/2015 7:35AM

California breeder Bud Johnston dies at 77

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Elwood Johnston, a second-generation Thoroughbred breeder who bred and raced Acclamation, the Eclipse Award winner as the champion older male of 2011, died in his sleep on Tuesday, according to a statement released by the California Thoroughbred Breeders Association.

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