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Great Balls of Fire
John Garrity
April 16, 2001
The record-low cut at the Masters was only the latest example of how a hot trend in equipment his affected the Tour
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April 16, 2001

Great Balls Of Fire

The record-low cut at the Masters was only the latest example of how a hot trend in equipment his affected the Tour

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Nicklaus, who remembers when even a Golden Bear needed two woods to reach the par-5s at Augusta, shook his head over the trend. "Pretty soon," he said, "we'll be teeing off from downtown somewhere."

He could have added: "And we'll still be getting home in two."

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