Tiger won't be denied major No. 19

Updated: June 13, 2012, 9:55 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPN.com

SAN FRANCISCO -- Tiger Woods fell into the arms of Billy Casper and engaged him in the kind of extended, full-throttle, pats-on-the-back hug Woods once reserved for his father. This scene was more than a bit startling Tuesday, if only because Tiger usually avoids public displays of affection like he avoids the sand.

Unless he's winning major championships. And Tiger hasn't won one of those in four long and lonely years.

Perhaps Woods' embrace of Casper on the way into his ...

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