Taking two shots to escape a plugged lie in a bunker put him a hole. Four straight bogeys on the back nine Friday in the Quicken Loans National buried his chances of making it to the weekend. Over two rounds at Congressional, he missed 16 greens and managed to save par only three times.
Woods was back — just not for very long.
Playing for the first time in more than three months because of back surgery, he had a four-over-par 75 on Friday and missed the cut by four shots. It was only the 10th time in his
"I hate to say it, but I'm really encouraged by what happened this week," said Woods, whose next event figures to be the