After first chip comes up way short, Daniel Berger chips in for par

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Daniel Berger looked like he was going to have an ugly first hole to open the final round of the FedEx St. Jude Classic on Sunday. He turned it around with an unlikely chip-in to save par.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, June 11, 2017 | 1:29 p.m.

The game of golf can drive a person mad.

After missing the green with his approach shot on the opening hole at TPC Southwind in the final round of the FedEx St. Jude Classic on Sunday, Daniel Berger found himself in some heavy rough.

Despite getting some good club on the ball in the gnarly stuff, Berger misjudged how far the ball would travel and came up woefully short of the green.

No big deal. From 25 feet away, Berger would chip in to save a ho-hum par:

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.