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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer reacts after sinking birdie putt on the 18th hole win the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He shot 9 under for the tournament.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer waves to the cheering crowd after he birdied on hole 18 and won the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 9 under for the tournament.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    at the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer reacts after sinking birdie putt on the 18th hole win the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He shot 9 under for the tournament.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer hugs his caddie Craig Connolly after he parred on hole 18 and win the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 9 under for the tournament
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer hugs his caddie Craig Connolly after he parred on hole 18 and win the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 9 under for the tournament
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer waves to the gallery as he and his caddie Craig Connolly walk to the 18th green during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer won the championship at -9.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    With a bunch of TV/videoa people on one side and his caddie Craig Connolly on the other, Martin Kaymer strides up to the 18th green He won the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 9 under for the tournament.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer acknowledges the cheers of the gallery as he walks onto the 16th green during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer won the championship at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer and his caddie Craig Connolly line up a putt on the 16th green during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer won the championship at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer lines up a putt on the 15th green during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer won the championship at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer follows through on his second shot from the 16th fairway during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer won the championship at -9.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    USGA President Tom O'Toole presents Martin Kaymer the trophy after he won the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 9 under for the tournament. He is from Germany.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer reacts after sinking a par putt on the 18th hole win the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He shot 9 under for the tournament.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Megan Khang from Massachusetts practices her putting during the final round of the Men's U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. She will play in the Womens U.S. Open here next week.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Kevin Na is not too happy about where his ball landed on the 18th green during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 3 over for the tournament.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Female golfer Jessica Porvasnik, left, and her coach/caddie Lisa Strom take a "selfie" with the Putterboy statue on the practice greens at the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. She will play in the Women's U.S. Open here next week.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Erik Compton hugs his caddie Victor Billskoog, right, after he finished the final round on the 18th hole during U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 1 under for the tournament and tied for second with Rickie Fowler.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Golfer Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany celebrates with the championship trophy after winning the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    The gallery on the18th hole gives a standing ovation to golfer Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany and Rickie Fowler of Murietta, California as they arrive for the final hole of play during the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Golfer Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany celebrates with the championship trophy after winning the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Erik Compton of Miami, Florida hits out of a bunker on the 18th hole during the championship round of the 2014 U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C. Compton finished in a tie for second place with Rickie Fowler.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Women's golfers Brittany Lang, left to right, Jaye Marie, Belen Mozo and Brittany Lincicome watch as Martin Kaymer and Rickie Fowler play the fifth green Sunday during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2. They will play in the U.S. Women’s Open here next week.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer pumps his fist after sinking a birdie putt on the13th green during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer would win the championship at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer watches his drive from the 13th tee box during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer would birdie the 13th hole and go on to win the championship at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer watches the flight of his ball from a bunker at the 13th green during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer would birdie the 13th hole and go on to win the championship at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer sinks a birdie putt on the13th green during the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Kaymer would win the championship at -9.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Erik Compton of Miami, Florida gets a pat on his head from his caddy Victor Billskoog after placing second in a tie with Rickie Fowler at one under par in the 2014 U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Erik Compton of Miami, Florida gets a hug from his caddy Victor Billskoog after placing second in a tie with Rickie Fowler at one under par in the 2014 U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    The gallery on the 18th hole gives a standing ovation to Golfer Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany as he arrives for the final hole of play during the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Rickie Fowler of Murietta, California and Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany walk to 18th hole to finish play in the championship round of the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Justin Rose immitates Payne Stewarts classic pose from the 1999 US Open after he birdied the 18th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 3 over for the tournament.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer hoists the trophy after he won the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 9 under for the tournament. He is from Germany.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer is presented with the championship trophy after winning the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer stops for a moment after winning the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    (L-R) Martin Kaymer is congratulated by Rickie Fowler after winning the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer gets a shower from German female golfer Sandra Gal after he birdied on hole 18 and won the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He was 9 under for the tournament. He is from Germany also.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer embraces his caddie Craig Connolly after sinking a putt to win the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer begins to celebrate his victory in the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer follows through on his putt on the 18th green to win the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer watches his winning putt drop into the hole on the 18th green to win the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer acknowledges the cheers of the gallery after receiving the trophy for winning the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer acknowledges the cheers of the gallery after receiving the trophy for winning the U.S. Open Championship at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, NC. Kaymer won at -9.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Golfer Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany celebrates with the championship trophy after winning the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Golfer Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany reacts after sinking a putt on the18th hole clinching the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Golfer Martin Kaymer of Dusseldorf, Germany celebrates with the championship trophy after winning the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Kevin Na waits to tee off from #13 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Kevin Na tees up his golf ball on #13 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Cody Gribble tees off from #13 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Sergio Garcia watches his hot from the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Matt Kuchar bounces his golf ball off his driver while waiting to tee off from #13 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Kevin Na watches his drive in the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Brandt Snedeker grimaces during his tee shot from the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Henrik Stenson wipes away sweat in the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Phil Mickelson blasts from the pine straw after his shot ended up in the gallery along the 13th fairway Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Fans packed umbrellas side by side to keep off the sun in a grand stand along the 13th green Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    A USGA official talks with Webb Simpson about his lie in the 13th fairway Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Webb Simpson surveys his lie in the 13th fairway Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Webb Simpson blasts out of the rough on #13 fairway Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Keegan Bradley lines up his putt for an eagle attempt on #13 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Keegan Bradley is very happy with his eagle on #13 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Dustin Johnson waits to tee off from the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Dustin Johnson watches the flight of his tee shot from #13 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Erik Compton watches his ball from the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Erik Compton and his caddiel, Victor Billskoog, talk before teeing off in the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Erik Compton wipes his face in the 13th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Phil Mickelson walks up the 13th fairway after a shot in the gallery Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    Phil Mickelson drops his club as he yells "fore" at the gallery along the 13th fairway Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Rickie Fowler of Murietta, California hits out of the rough on the 11th hole during the championship round of the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Rickie Fowler of Murietta, California hots out of the rough on the 11th hole during the championship round of the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Rickie Fowler of Murietta, California walks to the sixth green during the championship round of the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Rickie Fowler of Murietta, California hits out of the trap on the 7th hole during the championship round of the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Rickie Fowler of Murietta, California eyes his tee shot on the 8th hole during the championship round of the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Jason Day hits out of the sand trap on #3 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Jason Day marks his score on #3 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    A fan wears a radio earpiece and a Father's Day button as he watches at the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer lines up a putt on the 6th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Women's golfers (L:R) Brittany Lang, Jaye Marie, Belen Mozo and Brittany Lincicome watch the action as Martin Kaymer and Ricky Fowler play the 5th green at the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. They will play in the Women's U.S. Open here next week.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer, right, gets a bottle of water from his caddie Craig Connelly as they walk down the 5th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer, left, and his caddie Craig Connelly walk down the 5th hole after hitting a tee shot during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Ricky Fowler ponders his options after he hit his ball between two pine trees off the green on the 4th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He double-bogeyed the hole.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Ricky Fowler punches out after he hit his ball between two pine trees off the green on the 4th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He double-bogeyed the hole
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Ricky Fowler gets a gesture of support from Martin Kaymer, right, after he saved double-bogey on the 4th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer hits out of the rough on the 4th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer marks his ball on the green on the third hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He birdied the hole.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer marks his ball on the green on the third hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He birdied the hole.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer watches his shot at the third tee during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He birdied the hole
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Martin Kaymer watches his shot at the third tee during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014. He birdied the hole
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Ricky Fowler intensely watches his shot at the third tee during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Ricky Fowler, left, and Martin Kaymer confert at the third tee during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    With the Pinehurst clubhouse behind them, Martin Kaymer, right center, and his caddie Craig Connelly ponder a club selection on the second hole during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Ricky Fowler towels off at the third tee during the final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Phil Mickelson putts for a birdie on the 7th green Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Six-year-old Jackson Powell, of Charlotte, enjoys an ice cream as the crowd strolls by during Sunday play at the US Open. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Ryan MooreÊ watches his drive from the 8th tee box sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Ronnie Fultz, of Martinsville, Va., watched the action at the US Open Sunday at the 8th tee box. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Crowds begin to gather at the 18th green and 1st tees box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Aaron Baddeley reacts to his putt on the 7th g teen Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Rory McIlroy acknowledges the crowd after putting on #7 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Aaron Baddeley watches his tee shot from #8 Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Daisuke Shindo (left), caddie for Hideki Matsuyama, Terry Mundy, and his golfer, Ian Poulter joke at the 8th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Aaron Baddeley looks at his ball on the 8th fairway after his drive Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Robert Willett - rwillett@newsobserver.com
    Steve Stricker watches the flight of his ball from the 8th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Adam Scott acknowledges cheers from the crowd after he birdied the sixth hole Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Jimmy Walker watches his ball after he hit out of the woods on the 3rd hole Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Aaron Baddeley chips onto the 1st green Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Lucas Bjeergaard follows through on his drive from the 7th tee box Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Phil Mickelson acknowledges the crowd at the 7th green Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Rory McIlroy tries to coax his putt into the cup on the 6th green but he missed the birdie attempt Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Brendon Todd contemplates his next shot after putting on the 7th hole Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Sergio Garcia hits from the 7th fairway on Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Chris Seward - cseward@newsobserver.com
    Phil Mickelson and Brendon Todd check their lie on the 7th green Sunday. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    The USGA wished a happy Father's Day to the men in the crowd Sunday on the scoreboard at the 18th green. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    18-year-old Matthew Fitzpatrick finished Sunday with a smile and hand shake with his caddie Lorne Duncan. Fitzpatrick was the only amateur to make the cut. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    18-year-old Matthew Fitzpatrick hits one of his two putts on the 18th green Sunday. Fitzpatrick was the only amateur to make the cut. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    After finishing his round 18-year-old Matthew Fitzpatrick smiles as he walks past fans on the 18th green Sunday. Fitzpatrick was the only amateur to make the cut. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    18-year-old Matthew Fitzpatrick flines up his putt on the 18th green Sunday. He two-putted the hole. Fitzpatrick was the only amateur to make the cut. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    18-year-old Matthew Fitzpatrick finished Sunday with a smile as he waits with his caddie Lorne Duncan to putt on the 18th green. Fitzpatrick was the only amateur to make the cut. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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    Jeff Siner - jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
    18-year-old Matthew Fitzpatrick hits from the 18th fairway Sunday. Fitzpatrick was the only amateur to make the cut. Play continued at Pinehurst No. 2 during the championship round of the US Open on Sunday June 15, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C.
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