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Fan gives double-eagle ball to club

Updated: April 9, 2012, 11:08 AM ET
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The golf ball sat at the bottom of the left pocket of Wayne Mitchell's green cargo shorts.

"I've got a zip on it," Mitchell said of the zipper pulled tight across the pants leg.

He might have considered a safety deposit box.

Mitchell owned -- for a few hours, at least -- one of the most famous golf balls in Masters history. He got it Sunday afternoon after Louis Oosthuizen double-eagled the par-5 2nd hole, pulled the Titleist from the cup and, incredibly, underhand-tossed ...

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