Rose nearly holes out from 283 yards

Justin Rose
The par-4 fifth hole at The Barclays is definitely reachable from the tee, as Justin Rose proved Saturday, coming within a foot of a hole-in-one.
By Mark Aumann

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, August 23, 2014 | 2:45 p.m.

As Phil Mickelson has proven twice this week, the par-4 fifth hole at The Barclays is reachable from the teeing grounds -- if you can keep the ball from flying off into the grandstand.

So here's Justin Rose from 283 yards away in Saturday's third round:

Always happy to be left with a tap-in eagle.