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1958: Ruling goes Palmer's way

...other."The eagle at the 13th was also a big part of his win, and tournament co-founder Bobby Jones compared it to Gene Sarazen's double eagle on the 15th hole in the 1935 Masters."Today, Cliff (Roberts) and I were watching Palmer at 13...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/1958-ruling-goes-palmers-way
NFL sends wrong message with Ray Rice punishment

...has yet to walk away from the season's first major with four clean rounds.Of the five men with career slams, only Gene Sarazen completed the cycle at Augusta. That was in 1935, when the Masters Tournament wasn't even the Masters. Sarazen's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2014-07-29/michaux-nfl-sends-w
Green jacket is all that remains on McIlroy's career grand slam checklist

...behind Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods ? to win three of the four majors. Nicklaus, Woods, Ben Hogan, Gary Player and Gene Sarazen are the only players to capture all four, a feat that eluded such greats as Tom Watson, Arnold Palmer and Sam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-21/green-jacket-all-remains-mci
Kirby: Native son Wheeler had life of distinction

...augustachronicle.com. VIDEO TIME: Speaking of video, this week's Kirby's Augusta video deals with golf legend Gene Sarazen and the mysterious woman he found in his room before his famous "Double Eagle" Masters victory in 1935. WORDS: Business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-28/native-son-wheeler-had-life-d
Jones biographer donates research collection to Emory University

...includes unabridged video files of interviews with Jones' friends, colleagues and other golfers such as Sam Snead and Gene Sarazen. Matthew used the interviews for his well-known documentary The Life and Times of Bobby Jones.Matthew, an attorney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-07/jones-biographer-donates-rese
No. 15 home to famous approach shot, double eagle

...is home to the most famous shot in Masters history. Gene Sarazen made double eagle in 1935 with a 4-wood from 235 yards...more closely associated with Sarazen's shot when the Gene Sarazen Bridge was dedicated on the hole in 1955.The 15th...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/no-15-home-famous-approach-shot-double-eag
Double eagles few at Masters

...the Masters, just such an occurrence came early at Augusta National Golf Club.On the afternoon of April 7, 1935, Gene Sarazen was chasing clubhouse leader Craig Wood. Sarazen trailed by three shots with just four holes to play and needed a miraculous...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/double-eagles-few-masters
Patrick Reed ready to back up talk

...tournaments, will have to buck history if he expects to win.Other than the tournament's inaugural winner, only Gene Sarazen (1935) and Fuzzy Zoel ler (1979) have won in their first Masters."I feel like with the competition these days...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/patrick-reed-ready-back-talk
Insider: 'Golf Fix' host talks time at course

...single-round record. Also that year, he played the first two rounds in 158 (82-76) to match the mark set by Gene Sarazen in 1972 (79-79).MASTERS SPEAKIn Masters parlance, spectators and fans are called patrons.The word has two primary...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/insider-golf-fix-host-talks-time-course
Augusta's par-5s still put excitement in play 80 years later

...one-shot victory inthe first Augusta National Invitation Tournament in 1934.A year later, when the nines were reversed, Gene Sarazen struck the most famous shot in tournament history when he made a double eagle on No. 15. Thegreat shot enabled him...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/augustas-par-5s-still-put-excitement-play-