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Kevin Stadler wins
1st PGA Tour title

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:antiquegolf, 2/2/2014 8:10:03 PM

Scottsdale, Ariz. -- Kevin Stadler won the Phoenix Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title when playing partner Bubba Watson missed a 5-footer for par on the final hole. Stadler, the 33-year-old son of PGA Tour winner Craig Stadler, closed with a 3-under 68 for a one-stroke victory over Watson and Canadian Graham DeLaet. Stadler won in his 239th PGA Tour start, earning a spot in the Masters -- a tournament his father won in 1982. The Stadlers are the ninth father-son winners in tour history.

Super Bowl action is disappointing. Coke ad that bast . . . ized America the Beautiful was maddening. Back to golf. Kevin Stadler backed in to his first tour win, but he´ll take it.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Yosemite Sam, 2/2/2014 8:21:37 PM     (No. 9716452)

Must be hard to putt when you can´t see the ball below your gut.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Hazymac, 2/2/2014 8:21:41 PM     (No. 9716453)

If Stads could have made a few putts from the "throw up zone"--between two and six feet away--he would have won that tournament by at least five strokes. But a victory is a victory, and Kevin will be playing his first Masters. I know his Dad is proud of him.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: obdurate, 2/2/2014 9:13:15 PM     (No. 9716493)

Golfers are athletes?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: seminolesecure, 2/2/2014 9:17:44 PM     (No. 9716499)

Good for Stads. Yeah, he´s big, but all that matters is where is the clubhead when it hits the ball.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: seminolesecure, 2/2/2014 9:26:12 PM     (No. 9716505)

and to answer question,"are golfers athletes"
take someone who has never played golf or any other sport, and go to a driving range. Then take a newbie golfer who was a baseball, hockey, tennis player to driving range.

That will answer your question

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