Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 6/13/13
For one day, at least, it was too bad Tiger Woods played golf for a living, and not baseball. Stepping into an evacuation shuttle a little past 6:10 p.m. Thursday, he'd have loved to see his abbreviated round totally washed out by Merion's rains. Instead, where he stood was a place he did not envision he'd be in while trying to get out to a fast start at the 113th US Open -- he faced 4 feet for bogey at the difficult, par-4 fifth hole just to get to 2-over par through five holes. A long day in which his early-afternoon tee time was pushed all the way to Happy Hour was only growing longer, as all those who teed off in the day's second wave had to stick around to see if Mother Nature (and enough daylight) would allow for a few more holes before darkness fell over suburban Philadelphia. Following the day's second weather delay, this one lasting less than an hour, Woods would return to play six more holes. He did not, however, gain any more ground against par on a Merion layout that w...
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