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Texas Open attracts top-50 field

Updated: April 2, 2013, 5:49 PM ET
Associated Press

HUMBLE, Texas -- Ben Curtis won the Texas Open last year to secure a spot in the Masters, but it wasn't enough to get him into the Bridgestone Invitational, a 15-minute drive from where he lives in Ohio. The Texas Open had such a weak field that Curtis did not earn enough world-ranking points for the winner to qualify for Firestone.

That won't be the case this year, and not just because Rory McIlroy -- the No. 2 player in the world -- made a last-minute decision to play.

Because of ...

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