TWEETCAP: Top tweets from the opening round of the Masters
The best the Twitterverse had to offer from Thursday's opening round of the Masters.
Miss the opening round of the Masters from Augusta National? No worries, let the Twitterverse get you caught up.
It never gets old watching the honorary starters tee off. One of the oldest and best traditions in the game.— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) April 10, 2014
The last 3 major winners of 2013 (Rose, Phil, Duf) were a combined 16 over par today. #Masters— Ryan Lavner (@RyanLavnerGC) April 10, 2014
Phil Mickelson is about to take a drop on 15. Get your dialing fingers ready.— Jason Sobel (@JasonSobelGC) April 10, 2014
Japan's Hideki Matsuyama also shot 80 despite hitting every fairway! 39 putts helps explain the discrepancy.— Sky Sports Golf (@SkySportsGolf) April 10, 2014
An amateur has made the #Masters cut each of the past 4 years, the longest streak in nearly 3 decades. Fitzpatrick, Goss, Porteous in at 76.— Ryan Lavner (@RyanLavnerGC) April 10, 2014
Good start.. Now the fun starts... Tune in because the course is going to be beautiful and as fast as I have ever seen it!!— Brandt Snedeker (@BrandtSnedeker) April 10, 2014
Dustin Johnson is calling in a rules official for his drop on 15. Novel concept.— Jason Sobel (@JasonSobelGC) April 10, 2014
Rory: "I think anything under par was a good score. They set the golf course up very difficult for a Thursday."— Kyle Porter (@KylePorterCBS) April 10, 2014
It's spooky how good @JordanSpieth could be. Class in every category on & off.— Scott Van Pelt (@notthefakeSVP) April 10, 2014
Can I start to slowly get myself back into this tournament, absolutely i Only have to take 1 shot off the leader for each 9 holes from here.— Ian Poulter (@IanJamesPoulter) April 10, 2014
Only two players who teed off in the afternoon finished in the top 10: Bubba Watson and Marc Leishman #Masters— Luke Kerr-Dineen (@LukeKerrDineen) April 10, 2014
Fred Couples position at the #Masters after each round since turning fifty: 1, 9, 5, 6, 24, 7, 9, 15, 29, 1, 11, 12, 4, 2, 18, 13, 10.— Jamie Kennedy (@jamieonsport) April 10, 2014
All signs point to Bubba having strong week. He's in control of every aspect of his game right now & he has a win & 2nd this yr.— Kelly Tilghman (@KellyTilghmanGC) April 10, 2014
Entering today, Bill Haas was a combined +31 in the 1st round of majors in his career.— Justin Ray (@JRayESPNGolf) April 10, 2014
Mickelson after snaking 50-footer on 10 for birdie, his first of the day: "Are you kidding me?" #Masters— Brian Wacker (@pgatour_brianw) April 10, 2014
Each of the last 8 Masters winners were within 4 of the lead after round 1. 29 players currently within 4 of Haas.— Justin Ray (@JRayESPNGolf) April 10, 2014
If Jason Dufner (currently +8) misses the cut tomorrow, Adam Scott will be the only player to make the cut in each of last 9 majors.— Justin Ray (@JRayESPNGolf) April 10, 2014
Best Masters quote today: "I played like a moron." -- Craig Stadler. #Masters2014— Dave Shedloski (@DaveShedloski) April 10, 2014
Jimenez found his train wreck, bogey, double bogey on 11 and 12. Mistook Rae's Creek for wine?— Dan Jenkins (@danjenkinsgd) April 10, 2014
Fred Couples turned 34 the year Jordan Spieth and Matteo Manassero were born. All 3 shot 71 today at @The_Masters— Justin Ray (@JRayESPNGolf) April 10, 2014
With a 70, Kevin Stadler is the low walrus in the clubhouse.— Dan Jenkins (@danjenkinsgd) April 10, 2014
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