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The first part was shown Sunday night after the Masters and had 471,000 viewers, Golf Channel said citing Nielsen Fast Nationals. That was nearly double the number of viewers for “War By The Shore,” the film about the 1991 Ryder Cup that aired in September 2012.

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DIVOTS: Rory McIlroy played the par 5s at even par for the week at the Masters and might chalk up the week as a disappointment. The silver lining? He tied for eighth, his first top-10 finish at Augusta National. … The last player to win the Masters on his first try was Fuzzy Zoeller in 1979. The last player to capture the British Open on his first try was Ben Curtis in 2003. The last first-time winner at the PGA Championship was Keegan Bradley in 2011. As for the U.S. Open? Go all the way back to 1913, when an amateur named Francis Ouimet won. … Maybe this is a good omen for Phil Mickelson missing the cut at the Masters. Raymond Floyd also was 43 when he missed the cut at the 1986 Masters. Floyd went on to win the U.S. Open that year at Shinnecock Hills.

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STAT OF THE WEEK: Tiger Woods has played only 76 official PGA Tour events since his knee surgery in 2008. He won 14 of them.

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FINAL WORD: “Freak show. I can’t describe it any other way.” Ted Scott, the caddie for Masters champion Bubba Watson, asked to give his definition of “Bubba golf.”