Watch: Peterson robbed of ace

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There's unlucky and then there's what happened to John Peterson on the par-3 13th hole at TPC San Antonio on Sunday.
By T.J. Auclair
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, March 29, 2015 | 2:54 p.m.

The number "13" has always been considered, "unlucky."

That number did nothing to help its reputation on Sunday during the final round of the Valero Texas Open.

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Here's John Peterson's gorgeous tee shot on the 232-yard, par-3 13th hole:


That's just not fair. That thing looked good all the way.

Incidentally, Peterson made an ace on the 180-yard, par-3 13th hole during the third round of the 2012 U.S. Open at Olympic Club:


So, at least for Peterson, "13" isn't always unlucky. 

Following his round, Peterson tweeted about the near ace and the one that dropped at Olympic Club:


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.