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Sure, Louis Oosthuizen's double eagle was amazing. Yes, Bubba Watson's impossible snap hook wedge off the pine straw to win the green jacket was incredible. However, the best Masters moment of 2012 came in famed Butler Cabin at the green jacket ceremony. That's when we witnessed the biggest handshake fail ever seen on worldwide television. For those of us that live in the 21st Century, it was great to see Bubba Watson diss the standard bearer for everything sexist, wrong, and backwards with Augusta National, Billy Payne. (In what other sporting event does the tournament/event chairman need his stupid moment to welcome the play by play announcer and say what a "special" week it has been and bask in the warming glow of yesteryear. Please.)
As great as it would be to imagine Bubba Watson giving a giant middle finger to the dinosaurs at Augusta National with his handshake diss, I'm afraid a frame by frame analysis of the situation proves that just didn...
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Ping will make some Bubba Watson clubs available for public purchase due to the growing demand for the pink club.
Whatever anyone may think of their gender politics, it's undeniable that at the Masters, they stage the greatest show in sports.
That much was obvious after golf's most thrilling tournament was won, fittingly, by maybe its most thrilling player on an action-packed, sun-soaked Easter Sunday afternoon.
Bubba Watson is a one-of-a-kind.
He's never had a golf lesson in...
Someone wise once said, “It’s not where you start, but where you finish.” Telling words for all athletes and other professionals who have to endure heartache and failure to be able to achieve success. The road for professional athletes to stardom aren’t always the easiest paths to walk. A lot of athletes are given great athletic abilities from God, but they have to work to...
Bubba and his pink driver are victorious at the Masters. I’m really happy for this guy, and you could tell it meant a lot for him to win this one. It’s good to see one of the Golf Boys take home the green jacket, and Bubba definitely had the best chance of all of them. Now that the Masters is over, it’s really all down hill in golf from here. Still, golf is still the...
Masters winner Bubba Watson relayed a story to the Scott Van Pelt Show's Ryen Russillo about a radio program that harassed him with 40 phone calls between 3 and 6am. Russillo joked that he hoped it...
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I thought I'd get this up while it's still around on YouTube, just because, damn, that's a cool golf shot. Here is Bubba Watson's shot that won him the green jacket. Enjoy it again.
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Masters Champion and all around good dude Bubba Watson Tweeted this earlier today - ”Up early can’t sleep, don’t want to miss any part of being a dad & going to get a new cell phone number! It’s crazy how people get ur number”…I’m glad Louis Oosthuizen didn’t find a way to win, dude doesn’t even have a twitter…Congrats Bubba.-TO
Bubba Watson has won the Master’s. Before he took home the green jacket, he got himself another prize; that he could use for a possible parade lap.
NASCAR and track officials canceled plans to have pro golfer Bubba Watson drive the car from the television series “The Dukes of Hazzard” at Phoenix International Raceway because of concerns about a negative reaction to the infamous...
Bubba Watson wins 2012 Masters by beating Louis Oosthuizen in a playoff with a ridiculous second shot to set up a birdie on the second playoff hole.
Watson was unable to see the green from where he was standing but curled a shot from out of the pine straw and onto the 10th green to set up his first major victory.
Watson and Oosthuizen finished regulation at 10 under 278.
We always have fun on SILVERMAN: On Sports and tonight was no exception. Bubba Watson, Bubba Watson, Bubba Watson. The Georgia Bulldog is your 2012 Masters champion!
There was a great article by the Sporting News exposing Urban Meyer for the fraud that he is and we not only discussed it, but we actually had a caller that graduated from University of Florida that could not defend...
Bubba Watson, the Georgia boy who's never taken a golf lesson or studied his own swing in his life, birdied four holes on the back nine to rally and win The Masters in a two hole playoff against Louis Oosthuizen.
Louis Oosthuizen on heartbreaking loss to Bubba Watson at Masters.
The putt rolled straight toward the cup, and Louis Oosthuizen was certain the ball was going to drop in.
So, of course, it didn't.
On the next playoff hole, Bubba Watson made perhaps the only shot more spectacular than that double eagle that gave Oosthuizen the lead for all but the final seconds of the Masters on Sunday.
Instead of the green jacket, Oosthuizen will have to...
Despite a thrilling finish that saw Bubba Watson storm to the lead on the back nine and eventually defeat Louis Oosthuizen on the second playoff hole, overnight ratings for The Masters on CBS were down 22% from last year, finishing with an 8.1 rating. That is the lowest rating since the 2004 tournament, which drew a 7.3.
One similarity between the 2012 and 2004 tournaments is...
A rowdy fan at the Masters attempted to bring home a cup of Augusta National sand, but instead wound up trapped.
According to The Augusta Chronicle, Scott Gay, a 40-year-old man from Ohio, walked onto the iconic course on an undisclosed hole following Sunday's final round and tried to fill a cup with sand from a bunker.
He was quickly apprehended by security after a short chase...