In discussions of the best golfers without a major championship, Sergio Garcia was always one of the first names mentioned. But Garcia emphatically took himself out of the conversation with a playoff victory over Justin Rose at Augusta National Sunday.
After nearly two decades of heartache in the tournaments that define careers, Garcia finally showed the mettle to win a major. He overcame a two-shot deficit against Justin Rose and won on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff.Shares
McIlroy, 27, lacks only a Masters title to join five other players who have won the career Grand Slam, the most exclusive club in golf. Tiger Woods was the most recent member in 2000.Shares
Spieth tied Woods' mark of 18-under 270, set in 1997. Woods remains the youngest man to ever win a Masters at 21 years, 3 months; Spieth now checks in second on that list at 21 years, 8 months and two weeks.Shares