Tags: Casper, Billy (1931-2015)

A Masters Plastic Cup Is Almost as Treasured as a Green Jacket

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The most coveted souvenir at the Masters is found in the garbage. Grown men attending the event can occasionally be seen sifting through refuse bins to seize this prized jewel with the distinctive Masters logo. If retrieved, it will be lovingly ushered off the grounds. Days later, it will assume a place…

On Golf: Tony Finau, on Another Masters Adventure, Carries Memories of an Idol

Tony Finau put a lucky 13th ball in his bag for his opening round of one-under-par 71 on Thursday at the Masters. Along with the four sleeves of three balls that he typically carries, Finau had one with the Augusta National logo signed by his idol, Billy Casper. Casper, the 1970 Masters champion, became something…