17 Apr '12, 8pm

And your overreaction that nobody else is talking about in golf of the day goes to

And your overreaction that nobody else is talking about in golf of the day goes to

Let me begin by saying that I have nothing against crying in sports. So this is not about Bubba Watson's breaking down like a middle schooler at an Adele concert after his dramatic victory on the 74th hole of the Masters. Crying and hugging have their place, especially when Mom is involved, which was the case with Molly Watson and her son on Sunday at Augusta. The issue is about when the crying and hugging should begin. Here's what Bubba should've done immediately after tapping in -- he should've shaken hands with his opponent, Louis Oosthuizen. Then he could've gotten on with the crying game. Bubba is not the first golfer to release the waterworks on the climactic hole -- Ben Crenshaw and Tiger Woods come to mind. And count me among those who were enthralled by Bubba's spectacular clutch play, imaginative shotmaking, down-home demeanor and the fact that he seems to carry ...

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