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#AskESPNCaddie -- Reading between the greens

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#AskESPNCaddie: Perks for the pros (1:19)

ESPN.com's Michael Collins reveals one of the lesser-known perks PGA Tour pros get. Hint: It's a step up from Uber. (1:19)

AUSTIN, Texas -- Hello from the WGC-Match Play. It always feels different for me when I'm doing #AskESPNCaddie at a tournament, compared to when I answer from somewhere else. Since last week, I also learned players, caddies and manufacturers are reading and enjoying the questions you guys give me to answer -- and sometimes help correct my mistakes. Keep them coming, apparently the whole PGA Tour is watching.

Collins: It's part of what goes into being a good player and caddie team. It happens automatically. I say that because there are so many factors that go into understanding how it works each week. Where are you in the world? What's the temperature? Humidity? Forecast? Tee time? All of these things are factored in, but these adjustments happen organically during the round. That might not be what you were thinking the answer might be, but it's the truth.

Collins: When a group is put on the clock, each player is then individually timed for each shot. The player going first has one minute, the players going second or third have between 40-45 seconds to hit their shots. Players going over time get a "bad time," notification. Two bad times in a round results in a fine. The group will remain on the clock until they are deemed "back in position" by the rules officials. Each group that tees off has a set time they should stay on for the round with the rules officials monitoring the timesheet for the field.

Collins: If we're lucky, the next major we see Tiger play is the 2017 Masters.

Collins: Jason Dufner is the biggest chatterbox on tour. (Is it too early for an April Fools' joke?) Honestly it depends on who's in the group, but typically guys like Paul Casey, Billy Horschel and even Phil Mickelson enjoy some talk during the round -- even with players they might not know very well. But that's how friends are made, right? There's no one like Lee Trevino, however, who is infamous for talking whether his opponent wanted to or not. Nowadays, when guys who like each other play together, they can be very talkative.

Collins: Yes. But you're going to pay a hefty price for them ... and if you've never been to the Masters, the tickets are worth every penny.