09/11/2014 2:30PM

Puhich sends out Prime Engine, Chief of Staff in maiden special weight


AUBURN, Wash. – It’s been a busy summer for Mike Puhich, the veteran trainer who divides his time between Emerald Downs and the Pegasus Training Center in nearby Redmond, Wash. On Thursday, Puhich was in Lexington, Ky., buying yearlings for Pegasus owner Mark Dedomenico. On Saturday, Puhich will send out a pair of promising first-time starters in the fourth race at Emerald.