No wonder the tears started flowing after Watson holed an eight-foot par putt at the 72nd hole for a 12-under 272 aggregate. Watson said he wondered if he’d ever win again. He even considered retirement. “I was close” he said. “My wife told me to quit whining and play golf. She’s a lot tougher than I am. I get a paper cut and I’m out for a week.”
POTOMAC Md. — As Tiger Woods stalked the line of his pitch shot from a collection area right of the 18th green at TPC Potomac on Friday morning Marc Leishman turned to Bill Haas the third member of the grouping and predicted Woods was going to hole it.
PALM HARBOR Fla. — Pandemonium broke out on Saturday at the Copperhead Course at Innisbrook Resort. Lusty uproarious cheers reverberated around the course some coming from fans at far-away holes watching TVs in chalets.