AKRON, Ohio -- It took all of two days to understand the weekend belonged to Tiger Woods.
So at the Bridgestone Invitational on Saturday, all Woods needed to do was act human.
That he did, shooting a 2-under 68 to keep his seven-stroke lead built via a career-tying 61 in the second round.
Now, Woods was far from remarkable in the third. He was just good, and that was good enough.
"You know, today was a day that I didn't quite have it," said Woods. "But I scored. And that's the name of the game, posting a number, and I did today. I grinded my way around that golf course."
For all his struggles and majors meltdowns of late, Woods typically finds solace in World Golf Championships such as this one at Firestone Country Club. Hes ended up in the top 10 a whopping 17 times in such events, including 17 first-place finishes.
As for Firestone specifically, Woods has won here four straight (2005-09) and three straight (1999-2001) times. But as you can see by the dates, its been a while....