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Jordan Spieth takes one-shot lead at the Tour Championship

Jordan Spieth takes one-shot lead at the Tour Championship

Jordan Spieth was so consumed with trying to make birdies and save pars on a rugged, rainy afternoon at the Tour Championship that he didn't realize until after he signed for a two-under-par 68 that he had a one-shot lead.

He knows exactly what's at stake Sunday at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta in what was shaping up as a dynamic end to the season.

Spieth made four big par saves and ended with a 20-foot birdie to overtake Henrik Stenson for the lead at East Lake. Already with the best year in golf, the Masters and U.S. Open champion is now one round away from the richest year in golf history.

A victory would push him over a record $12 million for the season, and give...

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