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1938 Masters Tournament

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Dates  April 2–4, 1938
Tour(s)  PGA Tour
Location  Augusta, Georgia
Par  72
1938 Masters Tournament
Course(s)  Augusta National Golf Club
Organized by  Augusta National Golf Club

The 1938 Masters Tournament was the fifth Masters Tournament, held April 2–4 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. Due to adverse weather conditions, the first round was delayed until Saturday, rounds 2 and 3 were played on Sunday, and the final round was on Monday.

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Henry Picard led by one stroke after 54 holes and shot 70 in the final round to win his only Masters, two strokes ahead of runners-up Harry Cooper and Ralph Guldahl. It was the first of two major titles for Picard, who won the PGA Championship in 1939.

The purse was $5,000 with a winner's share of $1,500. Ben Hogan made his Masters debut and finished tied for 25th. Tournament host Bobby Jones finished in the top twenty for the second and final time.

Past champions in the field

  • The Masters did not have a 36-hole cut until 1957
  • First round

    Saturday, April 2, 1938

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    Second round

    Sunday, April 3, 1938   (morning)

    Third round

    Sunday, April 3, 1938   (afternoon)

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    Final round

    Monday, April 4, 1938

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    References

    1938 Masters Tournament Wikipedia


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