Buzzing on Yahoo Sports:

Devil Ball Golf

Ryan Moore got absolutely robbed of a double eagle at the Deutsche Bank Championship

On Friday at the Deutsche Bank Championship, Ryan Moore found himself in a position that a lot of players were in on the par-5 18th. Moore had just over 200 yards to the pin and was hoping to hit a good shot and set up an eagle try to post a really solid opening round in the second FedEx Cup playoff event.

His approach never left the flag, and when it landed it looked like it might disappear for the rare double eagle, but then that pesky flagstick got in the way of one of the better shots of the year.

[Related: Phil Mickelson hits a ridiculous flop shot at TPC Boston]

Moore's ball slammed into the flag but wouldn't drop, stopping inches away for the tap-in eagle. It was an incredible shot that really got an unlucky break considering how dead on the ball hit the flag.

Still, Moore was able to post an opening 66 thanks to that shot and that eagle finish, but he struggled a bit in the second round on Saturday, posting a 73 to drop well down the leaderboard.

Win cash prizes, pick a fantasy roster for just one day, join in minutes!

Learn how to play

Contest Entries Entry Fee Prizes Starts (EDT)
NFL $350K Baller [$50K to 1st] 10986/39773 $10 $350000 Sunday 1:00 PM Enter
NBA $20K Tournament [$2K to 1st] 1298/4545 $5 $20000 Today 7:00 PM Enter
NHL $3K Tournament [$300 to 1st] 223/681 $5 $3000 Today 7:00 PM Enter
View Comments (135)