No red on the leaderboard at Augusta and Zach Johnson outplays Tiger down the stretch. Saw it coming all the way.
Sunday more than salvaged a Masters that up until then was not garnering too many favorable reviews.
Johnson plays the par-5s in 11 under without going for a single one in two. Saw it coming all the way.
Johnson now owns as many majors as Lanny, Freddie, Davis and Tom Kite.
Theres no more sociable major in golf than the Masters; families and friends returning each year to favorite spots.
At the risk of sounding like a name dropper, I spent a few minutes with Will Ferrell at Amen Corner. We practiced our golf clap together.
Nice to see a humble kid -- and even though Zachs 31 he still has some kid in him -- grab such a big moment, reminding us that sport doesnt belong to the superstars.
Ernie and Sergio sadly couldnt find any answers this week, one insider telling me Sergios a bit psyched out by Augusta National at this point.
At the risk of sounding like a name dropper, former Suns sharpshooter Dan Majerle walked by our set and said hello. Majerles sports bar in Scottsdale is supposed to be very strong.
Zachs caddie, Damon Green, is a legitimate player whos known as 'Chicken Man.' A former Nationwide Tour pro, hed occasionally break into a wing-flapping chicken strut when he made a big putt. He didnt need any prodding to cut loose with a chicken dance after brining home the new Masters champ.
At the risk of sounding like a name dropper, Nick Faldos Saturday Masters party featured Huey Lewis and the News with David Kamens on the bongos.
Word is Oakmont could be one of the toughest major venues ever, the greens absolutely sinister.
At the risk of sounding like a name dropper, tennis legend Boris Becker was on the grounds of Augusta working for German television.
Didnt see much red on the board this week, but did catch Doug Sanders in a bright yellow slack.
Admit it, youd like 100 balls to make one where Sabbatini snaked that crazy putt at eight.
Hilton Heads next and most will drive. Zachs flying.