Bill Haas, who is playing in his fifth Masters, shot 4-under-par 68 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead over defending champion and World No. 2 Adam Scott, 2012 winner Bubba Watson and Louis Oosthuizen, who lost a playoff to Watson that year.
Patrick Reed believes he's a "top-five" player in the world. The only reason he's 23rd in the world ranking, he says, is because he's so young (23) and hasn't played in enough PGA Tour events (43) to get his ranking any higher.
In less than a year's time, amateur golfer Matthew Fitzpatrick has gone from playing in a junior tournament on the outskirts of Augusta to teeing it up with pro golf's biggest stars at Augusta National Golf Club for the 2014 Masters Tournament.
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