Why Jordan Spieth's Tee Shots Didn't Matter

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Why Jordan Spieth's Tee Shots Didn't Matter

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The most astounding thing about modern professional golfers is how far they can drive the ball. The 300-yard tee shot now feels so routine that it’s easy to forget how exceptional it was 20 years ago. Yet the conclusion of the Travelers Championship on Sunday in Cromwell, Conn., served as a master class on how little that aspect of the game can matter.

It wasn’t just what Jordan Spieth did to win in a sudden-death playoff against…

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