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Television ratings down for Masters

The lack of drama on the back nine Sunday, compounded by the absence of Tiger Woods, led to low television ratings for the Masters.

CBS' coverage drew a 7.8 national overnight rating for the final round, which saw Bubba Watson win by three shots ...

Watson wins Masters for the second time

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- At just past 7:20 p.m., as twilight began to fall on the pristine Georgia hills, Jordan Spieth pushed through a doorway and stepped out onto a walkway that sits behind the first fairway of Augusta National Golf Club.

He walked ...

Spieth's finish one for the ages

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- In 1963, Jack Nicklaus became the youngest Masters champion. Seventeen years later, Seve Ballesteros became the youngest. And seventeen years after that, Tiger Woods took the record lower. That was 17 years ago.

For a while, it ...

Bubba Watson wins second Masters in three years

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- You win one Masters and you're Craig Stadler. Or maybe Ian Woosnam. And there's nothing wrong with that. Ask the guys who don't have a green jacket. Or a lifetime seat at the Champions Dinner.

You get another, you put yourself in ...

Veterans have their day at Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- It was early Sunday afternoon, more than an hour before the Masters leaders teed off, and the white, hand-run scoreboard near the second hole began to a flash a "3".

Fred Couples, the 54-year-old former Masters champion, had just ...

Young Jordan Spieth had Masters 'in my hands'

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Like John Travolta's character in "Saturday Night Fever," Jordan Spieth strutted down the Augusta National practice range, one confident stride after the next.

While onlookers applauded, Spieth high-fived Sean Foley, the swing ...