Buyers of these tickets could face a worse result still. Invalid tickets could create a scenario where would-be patrons shell out for airfare accommodations and rental car only to discover when they arrive at the gates of Augusta National that their tickets are no good.
At 17 he faced a 39-foot birdie putt over a ridge that skated 6 feet past the hole and he missed the comebacker. Adjusting to a high-MOI face-balanced mallet putter will take time especially with pace on longer putts.
It will be interesting to track the Woods intimidation factor inside the ropes. At the Honda Classic Brandt Snedeker and Patton Kizzire both missed the cut. So did Spieth and Henrik Stenson at the Valspar.