Adam Scott chips in from sprinkler head lie

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Adam Scott doesn't let a sprinkler head interfere with his concentration Saturday at East Lake.
By Mark Aumann
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, September 13, 2014 | 4:48 p.m.

I don't know what it is with Adam Scott and sprinkler heads, but he's had his share of odd run-ins with them this year.

On Saturday during the third round of the Tour Championship, Scott's ball wound up on the edge of one circling the green at East Lake's No. 14 hole. And here's what happened next:

 

 

That's a pretty impressive birdie, considering the situation.

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Scott wasn't as fortunate at the PGA Championship last month. His approach shot on the sixth hole at Valhalla seemed to be heading directly for the flag when it caught a sprinkler head and ricocheted left. Scott wound up making bogey on the hole.

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