Keeping Score

Keeping score


Combined number of strokes for Americans Rickie Fowler, Matt Kuchar and Phil Mickelson at Augusta National’s 172-yard, par-3 16th hole during the first round of the Masters. All made birdie from within 3 feet (scores).


Percentage of respondents to a Morning Read social-media poll who answered “Masters Par 3 Contest” to the question, “Which would you rather watch?” The other answers: 56 percent for NBA Slam Dunk and 26 percent for Major League Baseball Home Run Derby.


Age of Henrik Stenson, who celebrated his birthday Thursday with a 3-under 69 in the first round of the Masters. It was only his fourth sub-70 score in 41 competitive rounds at Augusta National.

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