Bubba Watson wins second Masters title

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Augusta was rough on the PGA heavyweights, opening up the field to smaller names. Masters rookies Jonas Blixt and Jordan Spieth chased Bubba Watson’s lead throughout the final round, but it wasn’t enough. Watson clinched the championship by closing out the tournament eight under par.

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Adam Scott of Australia presents Bubba Watson of the United States with the green jacket after Watson won the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Adam Scott of Australia presents Bubba Watson of the United States with the green jacket after Watson won the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Bubba Watson waves after being presented with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson waves after being presented with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson waves after being presented with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Defending Masters' champion Adam Scott, of Australia, helps Bubba Watson, right, with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Defending Masters' champion Adam Scott, of Australia, helps Bubba Watson, right, with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Defending Masters' champion Adam Scott, of Australia, helps Bubba Watson, right, with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Defending Masters' champion Adam Scott, of Australia, helps Bubba Watson, right, with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Defending Masters' champion Adam Scott, of Australia, helps Bubba Watson, right, with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Defending Masters' champion Adam Scott, of Australia, helps Bubba Watson, right, with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States walks with his son Caleb off the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States walks with his son Caleb off the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Bubba Watson carries his son Caleb after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Bubba Watson carries his son Caleb after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Bubba Watson carries his son Caleb after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States hugs his caddie Ted Scott on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States hugs his caddie Ted Scott on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States shakes hands with Jordan Spieth on the 18th green after Watson won the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States shakes hands with Jordan Spieth on the 18th green after Watson won the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States celebrates with his caddie Ted Scott on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States celebrates with his caddie Ted Scott on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Bubba Watson, carrying his son Caleb, is congratulated by spectators after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Bubba Watson, carrying his son Caleb, is congratulated by spectators after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Bubba Watson, carrying his son Caleb, is congratulated by spectators after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States walks with his son Caleb behind the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States walks with his son Caleb behind the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States celebrates with his wife Angie and their son Caleb on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States celebrates with his wife Angie and their son Caleb on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Bubba Watson carries his son Caleb after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson carries his son Caleb after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Bubba Watson carries his son Caleb after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States celebrates on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States celebrates on the 18th green after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States waves to the gallery on the tenth green during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States waves to the gallery on the tenth green during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States watches his tee shot on the eighth hole during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States watches his tee shot on the eighth hole during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States and his caddie Ted Scott walks onto the eighth green during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States and his caddie Ted Scott walks onto the eighth green during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson tees off on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson tees off on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson tees off on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson and Jordan Spieth of the United States walk with their caddies on the tenth hole during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson and Jordan Spieth of the United States walk with their caddies on the tenth hole during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson watches his tee shot on the second hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson watches his tee shot on the second hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson watches his tee shot on the second hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States gives a club to his caddie Ted Scott on the 12th tee during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
The Masters - Final Round
AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bubba Watson of the United States gives a club to his caddie Ted Scott on the 12th tee during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Bubba Watson looks at his ball after missing an eagle putt on the 13th green during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Bubba Watson looks at his ball after missing an eagle putt on the 13th green during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Bubba Watson looks at his ball after missing an eagle putt on the 13th green during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson reacts after a birdie on the ninth hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 13, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
Watson reacts after a birdie on the ninth hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson reacts after a birdie on the ninth hole during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 13, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
Bubba Watson tees off on the third hole during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tees off on the third hole during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tees off on the third hole during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson walks down the second fairway with his caddie Ted Scott (R) during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Watson walks down the second fairway with his caddie Scott during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson walks down the second fairway with his caddie Ted Scott (R) during the final round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
Bubba Watson hits out of a bunker on the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Bubba Watson hits out of a bunker on the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Bubba Watson hits out of a bunker on the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
U.S. golfer Bubba watson reacts after a shot on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Bubba watson reacts after a shot on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba watson reacts after a shot on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson (R) walks on the 15th hole with his caddie Ted Scott during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson walks on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson (R) walks on the 15th hole with his caddie Ted Scott during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson hits out of a bunker on the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Bubba Watson hits out of a bunker on the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Bubba Watson hits out of a bunker on the first fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
U.S. golfer Bubba watson reacts after a shot on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Bubba watson reacts after a shot on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba watson reacts after a shot on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson (R) walks on the 15th hole with his caddie Ted Scott during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson walks on the 15th hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta
U.S. golfer Bubba Watson (R) walks on the 15th hole with his caddie Ted Scott during the third round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga
Spectators cheer as Bubba Watson walks up the 18th fairway during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson tips his cap after putting on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters golf tournament Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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