“With nine holes to go everything goes out the door and you forget about everything and you just think about how do I get this job done?” Harrington said. “Every one reverts to type under pressure and we like Tiger’s type.”
In typical Bubba fashion there’s a hilarious story — call it potty humor — about his hole-out. Watson had to go to the bathroom and asked fellow playing competitor Cameron Smith whether he knew if there was a restroom nearby. Turns out there was one on the way to the next hole. “If you can wait a couple more shots” Smith said.
Jordan Spieth who played alongside Woods in the opening two rounds said the atmosphere indeed reminded him of a major. To say the crowds were stacked 5-10 deep wasn’t hyperbole. Among those who braved the madness to see for himself was Hall of Fame outfielder Reggie Jackson.