Originally posted on The Last Angry Fan  |  Last updated 9/4/12

Painful.

Witnessing a four-putt on the PGA tour is about as rare an event as seeing a double-eagle, but they do happen.  Just ask 2011 Masters champion Charl Schwartzel, who took four putts from three feet away during third round action at the Deutsche Bank Championship this past Saturday. Needless to say his double-bogey on No.18—which left him at 8-over 79 for the day—effectively knocked him out of contention.

Nice to see the pros can screw up the easy ones like us rank amateurs from time to time.  Bet he wouldn’t have needed so many putts if his parents had given his first name the ‘ES’ on the end that it’s supposed to have.

[H/T to Bob's Blitz]

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