This unique fall edition of this 2020 Masters is in the books. Here are the results for my favorites, longshots, and legends after record-setting low scores on the rain-softened greens. Dustin Johnson won his first Masters in record-setting fashion, but a 63-year old German two-time champion did something that is perhaps even more impressive. Odds come courtesy of BetMGM and the Bellagio Sportsbook.

Favorites

Dustin Johnson (9/1 odds, shot 65-70-65-68) came in as the best player in the world and a top favorite, and played like it. His -20 is the lowest Masters score in history, two better than Tiger Woods (’97) and Jordan Speith (’15). Australian phenom Cameron Smith and South Korean standout Sungjae Im (both 80/1 and finished at -15 ), Justin Thomas (-12), and Rory McIlroy and Dylan Frittelli (-11) round out the top five.

Bryson DeChambeau (8/1, +750, 70-74-69-73). The Scientist’s plan went a tad awry with dizziness, wayward tee shots and a missing ball. He made the cut on the number and finished -2.

Jon Rahm (10/1, 69-66-72-71) cooled off on the weekend when DJ went low, but his calm and smile on the back nine Sunday bodes well for his future chances at Augusta National.

Rory McIlroy (12/1, 75-66-67-69). It’s been said that you can’t win the Masters on Thursday, but you can lose it. That’s what happened to McIlroy, as his stellar play just couldn’t overcome his poor start.

Justin Thomas (11/1, 66-69-71-70), on the other hand, overcame his usual slow Thursday at the Masters, but just couldn’t match DJ shot for shot on the weekend. Still, another great Masters performance. Brooks Koepka (16/1) shot 70-69-69-70 to finish -10 and tied for 7th. Patrick Reed (28/1, 68-68-71-72) shot -9 and finished in the top 10. Xander Schauffele (14/1) shot 67-73-71-70 to finish -7 and within the top 20. Patrick Cantlay (22/1). 70-66-73-72 continued his stellar play, also finishing -7 and inside the top 20.

Bubba Watson’s (28/1) did not have one of his better Masters, ballooning to a Sunday 74 and +4. But Watson was waiting on the 18th green in his green jacket to welcome DJ into golf’s most exclusive club.

Collin Morikawa. (33/1) shot even for the Masters and did not break 70.

Tiger Woods (40/1) mounted a strong title defense until a stiff back on Saturday kept him from going low on moving day. After a disastrous 10 on the 12th hole, Tiger showed his championship grit by birdieing five of his last six holes to finish in the red at -1.

Tyrrell Hatton (28/1) came in playing great, but didn’t have a history of playing well at Augusta and still doesn’t. He shot 73-74 and missed the cut.

Webb Simpson (33/1) shot 67-73-71-68 to finish -9 and in the top 10.

Longshots

Rickie Fowler (66/1) finished -3, inside the top 30, without breaking 70. Hideki Matsuyama (28/1) shot 68-68-72-72 for another fine showing at -8, but never really contended on the weekend.

Louis Oosthuizen (50/1) finished -5. Fellow South African Charl Schwartzel (200/1), the 2011 champion, shot a fine -4 to finish in a tie for 25th. So did 2016 champ Danny Willett (200/1). Fellow Englishmen Justin Rose (50/1) shot -5 to finish in a tie for 23rd; Ian Poulter (100/1) shot -4. Paul Casey (66/1), after sharing the first-round lead with a 65, did no better than 71 and finished at -1; Matthew Fitzpatrick (66/1) shot +1 and finished inside the top 50; Tommy Fleetwood (50/1) shot -6 to finish inside the top 20; and Lee Westwood (100/1 ) faded after a fine opening 68, finishing -1.

Francesco Molinari (100/1) continued to struggle after his great Open-winning run in 2018-19. He shot 72-78 and missed the cut. Kevin Kisner (150/1) shot 71-76 and also missed the cut. So did Gary Woodland (125/1), battling through an injury, with 72-73. So did Henrik Stenson (150/1) with 71-74. Brandt Snedeker (150/1) finished +7.

Australian major champion Jason Day (33/1) surprisingly missed the cut after a solid opening 70 with a Friday 78. Matt Kuchar (125/1) did not have conditions to fit his game and missed the cut with a 70-75.

Among the other great young players, Tony Finau (25/1) opened with a 69 but was never a factor after that, finishing at -1 and inside the top 40.; Matthew Wolff (40/1) missed the cut with 70-77; Scottie Scheffler (90/1) finished -6 and inside the top 20; and Cameron Champ (80/1) also finished a strong Masters at -6 – inside the top 20.

Abraham Ancer (100/1), the fine young Mexican player, 68-67-69-76 to finish -8 and just outside the top 10.

Legends

Jordan Spieth (66/1) continued his long slump with a +1 finish, barely inside the top 50. He only managed one round below par.

Phil Mickelson (100/1) had a great start, but the three-time Masters champ imploded with a Saturday 79. He finished +3.

Adam Scott (50/1), the 2013 Masters champ, shot -2. That is solid but unspectacular with no rounds below 70, and he never contended on the weekend.

Zach Johnson (150/1) was his usual steady self, but just doesn’t have the length to hang on the soft fairways. He finishes +2 – just one stroke higher than his winning score in the blustery ’07 Masters.

Fred Couples (750/1) missed the cut, as did fellow champs Jose Maria Olazabal and Vijay Singh.

Bernhard Langer (750/1) had perhaps the greatest accomplishment of the 2020 Masters. What could be a greater accomplishment than winning the green jacket twice, like Langer? How about making the cut at age 63? He’s not playing off the senior tees, either. Langer shot 68-73-73-71 to finish -3, a stroke ahead of favorite DeChambeau. A great testament to Langer’s skills and fitness, well worth emulating.

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