Adam Scott wins the Masters

The gray, rainy afternoon was one of the ugliest in years at Augusta, but for Adam Scott, it’s one of the most beautiful of his life.

Tiger Woods reacts after missing a birdie putt on the first hole during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Tiger Woods reacts after missing a birdie putt on the first hole during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Tiger Woods reacts after missing a birdie putt on the first hole during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Tiger Woods hits his second shot off the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Tiger Woods hits his second shot off the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Tiger Woods hits his second shot off the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Jason Day, of Australia, acknowledges applause after a birdie putt on the first green during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Jason Day, of Australia, acknowledges applause after a birdie putt on the first green during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Jason Day, of Australia, acknowledges applause after a birdie putt on the first green during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
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FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 file photo, Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits his second shot in the rain on the 18th hole during the second round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles. McIlroy begins his road to the Masters this week at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang, File)
FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 file photo, Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits his second shot in the rain on the 18th hole during the second round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles. McIlroy begins his road to the Masters this week at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang, File)
FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 file photo, Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits his second shot in the rain on the 18th hole during the second round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles. McIlroy begins his road to the Masters this week at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang, File)
THIS CORRECTS THE LAST NAME TO TOPOL AND NOT TOOL AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Lisa Topol displays her ribbon after winning in the masters agility championship with her dog "Plop" during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
THIS CORRECTS THE LAST NAME TO TOPOL AND NOT TOOL AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Lisa Topol displays her ribbon after winning in the masters agility championship with her dog "Plop" during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
THIS CORRECTS THE LAST NAME TO TOPOL AND NOT TOOL AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Lisa Topol displays her ribbon after winning in the masters agility championship with her dog "Plop" during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
THIS CORRECTS THE LAST NAME TO TOPOL AND NOT TOOL AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Lisa Topol displays her ribbon after winning in the masters agility championship with her dog "Plop" during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
THIS CORRECTS THE LAST NAME TO TOPOL AND NOT TOOL AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Lisa Topol displays her ribbon after winning in the masters agility championship with her dog "Plop" during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
THIS CORRECTS THE LAST NAME TO TOPOL AND NOT TOOL AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Lisa Topol displays her ribbon after winning in the masters agility championship with her dog "Plop" during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Australian shepherd "Boca" and handler Dave Grubel compete in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Australian shepherd "Boca" and handler Dave Grubel compete in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Australian shepherd "Boca" and handler Dave Grubel compete in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Valkyrie, a Bedlington terrier, competes in the Masters Agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Valkyrie, a Bedlington terrier, competes in the Masters Agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Valkyrie, a Bedlington terrier, competes in the Masters Agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Kim Vanderwende talks to her border collie named Stella during the masters agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Kim Vanderwende talks to her border collie named Stella during the masters agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Kim Vanderwende talks to her border collie named Stella during the masters agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Border collie named Stella competes in the masters agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Border collie named Stella competes in the masters agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Border collie named Stella competes in the masters agility preliminary rounds during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Golden retriever "Twist" competes in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Golden retriever "Twist" competes in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Golden retriever "Twist" competes in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Dalmatian "Atty" competes in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Dalmatian "Atty" competes in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Dalmatian "Atty" competes in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Dalmatian "Atty" competes in the masters agility Championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Dalmatian "Atty" competes in the masters agility Championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Dalmatian "Atty" competes in the masters agility Championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Perry DeWitt stands with her border collie "Verb" after winning the overall competition in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Perry DeWitt stands with her border collie "Verb" after winning the overall competition in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Perry DeWitt stands with her border collie "Verb" after winning the overall competition in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Handler Susan Knapp Cook directs golden retriever "Twist" in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Handler Susan Knapp Cook directs golden retriever "Twist" in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
Handler Susan Knapp Cook directs golden retriever "Twist" in the masters agility championship during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
FILE - In this April 13, 1997 file photo, Masters champion Tiger Woods holding a replica of the Masters Trophy after winning the golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. It has been 20 years since Woods won the Masters for the first time by a record 12 shots. (AP Photo/Bill Waugh, File)
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FILE - In this April 13, 1997 file photo, Masters champion Tiger Woods holding a replica of the Masters Trophy after winning the golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. It has been 20 years since Woods won the Masters for the first time by a record 12 shots. (AP Photo/Bill Waugh, File)
FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 file photo, Sergio Garcia of Spain plays a shot on the 14th hole during round three of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Golf barely got out of January when it was hit with what must feel like a two-shot penalty. Odds are the negative attention on the new set of modern rules will have subsided before those four glorious days in April during the Masters unless, of course, the next man in a green jacket makes his final putt with the flagstick in the cup. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)
FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 file photo, Sergio Garcia of Spain plays a shot on the 14th hole during round three of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Golf barely got out of January when it was hit with what must feel like a two-shot penalty. Odds are the negative attention on the new set of modern rules will have subsided before those four glorious days in April during the Masters unless, of course, the next man in a green jacket makes his final putt with the flagstick in the cup. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)
FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 file photo, Sergio Garcia of Spain plays a shot on the 14th hole during round three of the Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Golf barely got out of January when it was hit with what must feel like a two-shot penalty. Odds are the negative attention on the new set of modern rules will have subsided before those four glorious days in April during the Masters unless, of course, the next man in a green jacket makes his final putt with the flagstick in the cup. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 file photo, Denny McCarthy hits out of a bunker on the ninth hole during the first round of the Honda Classic golf tournament in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Golf barely got out of January when it was hit with what must feel like a two-shot penalty. Odds are the negative attention on the new set of modern rules will have subsided before those four glorious days in April during the Masters unless, of course, the next man in a green jacket makes his final putt with the flagstick in the cup. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 file photo, Denny McCarthy hits out of a bunker on the ninth hole during the first round of the Honda Classic golf tournament in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Golf barely got out of January when it was hit with what must feel like a two-shot penalty. Odds are the negative attention on the new set of modern rules will have subsided before those four glorious days in April during the Masters unless, of course, the next man in a green jacket makes his final putt with the flagstick in the cup. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 file photo, Denny McCarthy hits out of a bunker on the ninth hole during the first round of the Honda Classic golf tournament in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Golf barely got out of January when it was hit with what must feel like a two-shot penalty. Odds are the negative attention on the new set of modern rules will have subsided before those four glorious days in April during the Masters unless, of course, the next man in a green jacket makes his final putt with the flagstick in the cup. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
FILE- In this April 8, 2018, file photo, Patrick Reed reacts to his birdie on the 12th hole during the fourth round at the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Reed says this birdie putt was his most important shot of the final round. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
FILE- In this April 8, 2018, file photo, Patrick Reed reacts to his birdie on the 12th hole during the fourth round at the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Reed says this birdie putt was his most important shot of the final round. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
FILE- In this April 8, 2018, file photo, Patrick Reed reacts to his birdie on the 12th hole during the fourth round at the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Reed says this birdie putt was his most important shot of the final round. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
FILE - In this April 13, 1986 file photo, golfer Jack Nicklaus watches his shot go for a birdie on the 17th at the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga. He wore a yellow shirt that day to honor a young fan who died at a young age from cancer. (AP Photo/Joe Benton, File)
FILE - In this April 13, 1986 file photo, golfer Jack Nicklaus watches his shot go for a birdie on the 17th at the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga. He wore a yellow shirt that day to honor a young fan who died at a young age from cancer. (AP Photo/Joe Benton, File)
FILE - In this April 13, 1986 file photo, golfer Jack Nicklaus watches his shot go for a birdie on the 17th at the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga. He wore a yellow shirt that day to honor a young fan who died at a young age from cancer. (AP Photo/Joe Benton, File)
<p> FILE - In this April 13, 1986 file photo, golfer Jack Nicklaus watches his shot go for a birdie on the 17th at the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga. He wore a yellow shirt that day to honor a young fan who died at a young age from cancer. (AP Photo/Joe Benton, File) </p>
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FILE - In this April 13, 1986 file photo, golfer Jack Nicklaus watches his shot go for a birdie on the 17th at the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga. He wore a yellow shirt that day to honor a young fan who died at a young age from cancer. (AP Photo/Joe Benton, File)

FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Stewart Cink hits to the first green during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. Cink enters the FedEx Cup playoffs at No. 58 in the standings, his best starting position since 2010. Thanks to a tie for fourth at the PGA Championship, he will return to the Masters for the first time in five years. He wouldn't have seen this coming three months ago. His last victory was the 2009 British Open at Turnberry. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, file)
FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Stewart Cink hits to the first green during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. Cink enters the FedEx Cup playoffs at No. 58 in the standings, his best starting position since 2010. Thanks to a tie for fourth at the PGA Championship, he will return to the Masters for the first time in five years. He wouldn't have seen this coming three months ago. His last victory was the 2009 British Open at Turnberry. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, file)
FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Stewart Cink hits to the first green during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. Cink enters the FedEx Cup playoffs at No. 58 in the standings, his best starting position since 2010. Thanks to a tie for fourth at the PGA Championship, he will return to the Masters for the first time in five years. He wouldn't have seen this coming three months ago. His last victory was the 2009 British Open at Turnberry. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, file)
FILE - In this April 23, 2018 file photo, Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. The board of visitors of The College of William & Mary has voted to rescind an honorary degree awarded to comedian and actor Cosby. The board issued a statement Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, saying since it awarded the Masters of Arts degree in 1993, "information came to light and was confirmed that Mr. Cosby engaged in abhorrent conduct antithetical to our university's core values." (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
FILE - In this April 23, 2018 file photo, Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. The board of visitors of The College of William & Mary has voted to rescind an honorary degree awarded to comedian and actor Cosby. The board issued a statement Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, saying since it awarded the Masters of Arts degree in 1993, "information came to light and was confirmed that Mr. Cosby engaged in abhorrent conduct antithetical to our university's core values." (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
FILE - In this April 23, 2018 file photo, Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. The board of visitors of The College of William & Mary has voted to rescind an honorary degree awarded to comedian and actor Cosby. The board issued a statement Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, saying since it awarded the Masters of Arts degree in 1993, "information came to light and was confirmed that Mr. Cosby engaged in abhorrent conduct antithetical to our university's core values." (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
FILE - In this April 12, 2009, file photo, Kenny Perry reacts after missing a putt on the 18th hole at the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Perry is among players in their 40s who have come close to winning a major. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
FILE - In this April 12, 2009, file photo, Kenny Perry reacts after missing a putt on the 18th hole at the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Perry is among players in their 40s who have come close to winning a major. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
FILE - In this April 12, 2009, file photo, Kenny Perry reacts after missing a putt on the 18th hole at the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Perry is among players in their 40s who have come close to winning a major. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
FILE - In this Wednesday, April 4, 2018 file photo, Tom Watson smiles on the range during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Never before in the 31-year history of the Senior British Open has the event attracted as much interest from would-be competitors as this week's edition at St Andrews starting Thursday, July 26. As many as 636 over-50s entered in the hope of teeing-up on golf's most famous and sacred ground. "Ask any golfer what course first comes to mind and it is St Andrews," five-time British Open champion Tom Watson said, "it is recognized around the world as a very special place to be." (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, file)
FILE - In this Wednesday, April 4, 2018 file photo, Tom Watson smiles on the range during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Never before in the 31-year history of the Senior British Open has the event attracted as much interest from would-be competitors as this week's edition at St Andrews starting Thursday, July 26. As many as 636 over-50s entered in the hope of teeing-up on golf's most famous and sacred ground. "Ask any golfer what course first comes to mind and it is St Andrews," five-time British Open champion Tom Watson said, "it is recognized around the world as a very special place to be." (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, file)
FILE - In this Wednesday, April 4, 2018 file photo, Tom Watson smiles on the range during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. Never before in the 31-year history of the Senior British Open has the event attracted as much interest from would-be competitors as this week's edition at St Andrews starting Thursday, July 26. As many as 636 over-50s entered in the hope of teeing-up on golf's most famous and sacred ground. "Ask any golfer what course first comes to mind and it is St Andrews," five-time British Open champion Tom Watson said, "it is recognized around the world as a very special place to be." (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, file)
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his shot from a sand trap on the sixth hole during the pro-am of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. McIlroy looks to bounce back after a disappointing performance at the Masters on one of his favorite courses, Quail Hollow Club. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his shot from a sand trap on the sixth hole during the pro-am of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. McIlroy looks to bounce back after a disappointing performance at the Masters on one of his favorite courses, Quail Hollow Club. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his shot from a sand trap on the sixth hole during the pro-am of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. McIlroy looks to bounce back after a disappointing performance at the Masters on one of his favorite courses, Quail Hollow Club. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits his tee shot on the eighth hole during the pro-am of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. McIlroy looks to bounce back after a disappointing performance at the Masters on one of his favorite courses, Quail Hollow Club. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits his tee shot on the eighth hole during the pro-am of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. McIlroy looks to bounce back after a disappointing performance at the Masters on one of his favorite courses, Quail Hollow Club. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits his tee shot on the eighth hole during the pro-am of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. McIlroy looks to bounce back after a disappointing performance at the Masters on one of his favorite courses, Quail Hollow Club. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

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