- Bubba Golf
Bubba Watson is the Masters champion! Watson beat Louis Oosthuizen on the 2nd playoff hole for his 1st career major. After driving it right into the pine straw Watson hit an amazing 2nd onto the green to win with par.
- Crazy 8's
Phil Mickelson will have to wait to tie Arnie & Tiger with 4 Masters wins. He finished two shots back and tied for 3rd with Lee Westwood, Matt Kuchar and Peter Hanson.
- Twin Finishes
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy both finished tied in 40th at +5. McIlroy played the weekend 77-76 while Tiger played the weekend 72-74.
- Wire to Wire
For the first time in his career, Andres Gonzales is a champion! He went wire-to-wire to win the Nationwide Tour's Soboba Golf Classic by two shots.
- Gas Prices Average $3.96/Gallon
- Sony Job Cuts
- AT&T Contract Talks with CWA Union
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