Before the final round of the 2019 Masters, Augusta National informed Tiger Woods that Sunday’s tee times were moved up to the morning to avoid thunderstorms. He couldn’t help but wince at the thought.
“The reward is for playing hard and doing all the things correctly you get a nice little sleep in come Sunday, but that’s not going to be the case,” Woods said at the time. “We’ve got to get up early and get after it.”
Woods’ tee time wasn’t crazy early — a humane 9:20 a.m. — but he said he’d be setting his alarm for an obscene 3:45 a.m. to get in a full warm-up.
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