A Look Back at 2015's Major Season
Mark Crossfield shares his thoughts on the entire Major season, or “The Year of the Spieth.”
Released on 9/14/2015
Welcome to the waggle.
My name's Mark Crossfield.
Let's take a look back at 2015's major year, waggle style.
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So 2015 is the year of the Spieth, the major dominator,
winning The Masters, winning the U.S. Open,
missing the playoff by one shot in The Open tied 4th,
and then a 2nd in the U.S. PGA.
Do you get a better major season than that?
Don't think so.
Year of the Spieth, it'll be remembered, for a long time.
Dustin Johnson, could have so easily been his year again.
That guy, at the moment,
must just hate Saturday and Sundays.
He must wake up in the morning,
and just pray it's not a weekend.
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(tea bag thumps)
He has all the game, doesn't he?
He could have won so many majors by now.
Come on weekends, treat me better!
Tiger Woods, you can't review anything in golf
without talking Tiger Woods, really.
Even though he only made in the cut
in one of the majors this year,
I think finishing tied 17th at The Masters,
missing the cut in the other three.
If he is contending, it's all anyone ever talks about.
Even if he's not contending, that's all anyone talks about.
If we're talking about golf,
it's all anyone, including me, really ever talks about.
Tiger Woods, we want you back.
We don't need you back,
we just need you around.
So Ricky Fowler's major year, not been his best,
missing the cut in one,
and not really featuring in many of the others.
He has had a fantastic year, just outside of the majors,
winning The Players, the 5th major,
just winning the Deutsche Bank.
He's had a fantastic season,
just needs to get that major.
We all want you to win that major, Ricky.
So you say I look okay do I, in the orange?
You think I can pull it off at my age, do you think?
So 2015, year of the Spieth,
we still have the Fed Ex Cup going on as we speak.
Jordan Spieth is not showing the form he has shown
for the rest of the season.
But can't wait for 2016,
more majors, more waggles,
more fantastic golf reviews like this.
It doesn't get any better really than this, does it?
It's kind of as good as it gets.
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Can't believe they're letting me
have free run (laughing) on this show.