Sunday, April 8, 2012

Bubba Watson hits insane hook shot to win Masters in playoff

Louis Oosthuizen hits double eagle

Louis Oosthuizen hit an incredible double eagle at the 2nd hole to take a two stroke lead. Ridiculous.

Masters Final Round Photos

Saturday, April 7, 2012

Betting Odds heading into Sunday at the Masters

Here are the betting odds heading into Sunday at Augusta.

Phil Mickelson: 11-8
Peter Hanson: 4-1
Louis Oosthuizen: 6-1
Bubba Watson: 7-1
Matt Kuchar: 20-1
Hunter Mahan: 22-1
Padraig Harrington: 28-1
Fred Couples: 66-1
Sean O'Hair: 100-1
Rory McILroy: 125-1
Tiger Woods: 200-1

Masters Final Round Pairings and Tee Times

Here are the final round pairings and tee times for Sunday at the Masters.

Notable pairings:

2:40 Phil Mickelson, Peter Hanson
2:30 Bubba Watson, Louis Oosthuizen
2:20 Hunter Mahan, Matt Kuchar
12:00 Rory McILroy, Graeme McDowell
11:30 Tiger Woods, Vijay Singh

The Masters Round Three Photos

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Masters Pairings 2012

Here are the first round and second round pairings and tee times for the 2012 Masters.

Tiger Woods will play with Miguel Angel Jimenez and Sang Moon Bae.

Phil Mickelson is paired with Hunter Mahan and Peter Hanson.

Rory McILroy will play with Angel Cabrera and Bubba Watson.

Luke Donald is paired with Nick Watney and Francesco Molinari.

Basically, no high profile pairings this year.

Monday, April 2, 2012

Masters Prop Bets

Here are some examples of the various prop bets available for the 2012 Masters.

Who will be the top American? Australian? Irishman?

Will Rory McILroy finish in the top ten?

Will Tiger Woods get a hole in one?

How many letters will the winner's first name have?

Which will be higher?
The number of birdies made Sunday by the winner or the number of assists Kobe Bryant gets Saturday night.

Head to head matchup:
Jason Day vs. Jason Dufner

Will the Masters champion be a first time major winner?

Which will be higher?
Tiger Woods score on Sunday or the combined point total of Lebron James, Dwayne Wade, and Chris Bosh on Sunday. 

Sunday, April 1, 2012

Masters Quotes

After finishing second-”On the fifteenth hole I started thinking how I’d look in the green jacket, the next thing I know, they’re giving it to Charley Coody”
Johnny Miller

I miss, I miss, I miss, I make it”
Seve Ballesteros in the 1988 Masters on how he managed to four-putt from 15 feet. 

“The first time I played the Masters, I was so nervous I drank a bottle of rum before I teed off.  I shot the happiest 83 of my life."
Chi Chi Rodriguez

“Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac… It’s in the hole! It’s in the hole! It’s in the hole!”
Carl Spackler, Caddyshack

"If the Masters offered no money at all, I would be here trying just as hard."
-- Ben Hogan

"The course is perfection and it asks perfection."
-- Nick Faldo

"I must admit the name was born of a touch of immodesty."
-- Bobby Jones, the creator of the Masters

"I don't think about winning the Masters as part of the slam. You want to win the Masters because of what it means to the game."
-- Jack Nicklaus

 "Every shot is within a fraction of disaster -- that's what makes it so great."
-- Gary Player

"If I knew what was going through Jack Nicklaus's head, I would have won the Masters."
-- Tom Weiskopf, asked if he knew what Jack Nicklaus was thinking on his way to winning the '86 Masters

The 2012 Masters Betting Odds

Notable player betting odds for the 2012 Masters:

Tiger Woods 4-1
Rory McILroy 5-1
Phil Mickelson 12-1
Luke Donald 14-1
Lee Westwood 14-1
Hunter Mahan 25-1
Keegan Bradley 28-1
Justin Rose 30-1
Charl Schwartzel 33-1
Jason Day 40-1
Steve Stricker 50-1
Louis Oosthuizen 66-1
Angel Cabrera 100-1
Zack Johnson 100-1
Sean O'Hair 125-1
Fred Couples 150-1
Ryo Ishikawa 150-1