Masters 2017: Jordan Spieth pours in 44-foot birdie putt

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Jordan Spieth grabbed his first birdie of the third round thanks to a 44-foot putt on the par-3 sixth hole.
By T.J. Auclair
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Published: Saturday, April 08, 2017 | 3:38 p.m.

It took six holes, but Jordan Spieth finally snagged his first birdie of the third round at the Masters.

After a solid tee shot on the par-3 sixth, the 2015 Masters champion faced a 44-footer for birdie.

Here's what he did with the putt:

That got Spieth to 1 under and within four shots of leader Charley Hoffman.

This is Spieth's fourth start at the Masters. His previous three look like this: T2-Win-T2.

Look out.

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.