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To those wondering @nevets88's question on last page, a lot of players don't shout "fore" because they're too busy saying "there's no way that's going to hit that guy."  But for real, shout fore if there's a chance 🙂 

Re: Bryson's tee shot on #13, how does he slip like that?  I realize his swing is more powerful than mine, but I slipped like that at a demo day once... while wearing tennis shoes that I had been wearing for a year (with about no tread left).  And that was before I knew how to swing, so who knows what I was doing.

Then we had this conversation in my family.  Mom asked me yesterday what I'd do if I were just inside 200 yards to go for a shot at #18.  I told her I'd aim right of the green, avoiding the water and leaving a pitch shot as my likely next.  She pointed out that Koepka's third was about to come from there a few minutes ago, and then he pitched into the sand, which I (should not have) pointed out is about what she'd do from there.  She is able to hit great pitch shots over sand, but only when she isn't aware that there's a bunker between her and the green.

And what's this I'm hearing about someone was tackled on the 13th?

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Bryson's coming apart.  While he isn't my first choice of someone near the top to win today, I don't like seeing him melt down this way.  However, him finding his ball next to someone's tailgate is weird.  Also, someone got caught tailgating! 

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