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Rusty, testy Jordan Spieth misses the cut at TPC after Masters collapse

Rusty, testy Jordan Spieth misses the cut at TPC after Masters collapse

A four-week break did not cure Jordan Spieth’s Masters hangover, it prolonged it.

For two rounds at TPC Sawgrass, Spieth still was not himself four weeks removed from a final-round collapse last month at Augusta National that cost him a second straight green jacket.

Spieth could not overcome a rusty game and testy demeanor this week to miss the cut by a stroke, finishing 1-under par 143 total.

More than anything, the 22-year-old’s trusty putter betrayed him.

Spieth, who rode his flatstick to wins at the Masters and U.S. Open in 2015, finished 122nd in the 144-player field in strokes gained putting. Spieth needed 59...

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