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Jordan Spieth brings the noise to Augusta
Jordan Spieth brings the noise to Augusta

Three women were walking among the massive crowds surrounding the 18th green here Friday when one of them spotted a purple shirt in the distance and stopped. "Wait," she said. "I want to hear this." Jordan Spieth was walking up the 18th fairway and, yeah, by midafternoon on a day he set humid Augusta National ablaze, it wasn't about the sights but the sounds. There were constant roars that echoed from here to South Carolina. There were standing ovations that knocked over plastic cups and toppled a lawn chair. There was the symphony of youthful energy and possibility that rattled the pines, loosened the green jackets and turned the Masters atmosphere into a...

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