The Masters: By the numbers
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A look at the Masters by the numbers:

0 — Bunkers found on the 14th hole.

1 — Number of years it took Fuzzy Zoeller to win the Masters.

$1.50 — Cost of a pimiento cheese sandwich.

2 — Gene Sarazen's score on the par-5 15th hole in the 1935 Masters.

3 — Bridges at Augusta National.

4 — Tom Weiskopf's runner-up finishes at the Masters.

5 — Largest first-round lead, by Craig Wood in 1941.

6 — Green jackets won by Jack Nicklaus

$6.50 — Cost of a Masters club sandwich, beer and potato chips.

7 — Consecutive birdies made by Tiger Woods in 2005 and Steve Pate in 1999.

8 — Shots out of the lead when Jack Burke Jr. staged the largest final-round comeback to win the 1956 Masters.

9 — Jack Nicklaus' margin of victory over Arnold Palmer and Gary Player in 1965.

10 — Cabins at Augusta National where members can stay.

11 — Birdies made by Anthony Kim in the second round of the 2009 Masters.

12 — Tiger Woods' margin of victory in 1997.

13 — The score taken by Tom Weiskopf on the par-3 12th hole in the 1980 Masters.

14 — Career top-10s by Phil Mickelson in 20 appearances.

15 — Appearances by Mark O'Meara before he finally won the Masters in 1998.

16 — Playoffs in Masters history.

17 — How high Phil Mickelson jumped, in inches, when he won his first major at the 2004 Masters.

18 — Masters appearances by Ernie Els without ever winning.

19 — Masters appearances by Davis Love III without ever winning.

20 — Records Tiger Woods set when he won the 1997 Masters.

21 — Age of Tiger Woods when he won his first Masters.

21.5 — Seconds it took for the ball to leave Louis Oosthuizen's 4-iron until it dropped into the cup for an albatross on the second hole in 2012.

23 — Consecutive cuts made by Gary Player and Fred Couples.

39 — Countries that have had players compete in the Masters

40 — Score of Tiger Woods' first nine holes as a professional.

42 — Fewest players in the field, in 1938 and 1942.

46 — Age of Jack Nicklaus when he won his last Masters.

47 — Players who have won the Masters.

50 — Consecutive years Arnold Palmer competed.

61 — Magnolia trees on the road that leads to the Augusta National clubhouse.

63 — Lowest 18-hole score, by Nick Price and Greg Norman.

64 — Lowest final round of a Masters champion, by Gary Player in 1978

70 — Age of Charles Coody when he made a hole-in-one in the Par 3 Contest.

72 — Lowest score ever shot by Bobby Jones in the Masters.

97 — Gene Sarazen's age when he hit the ceremonial first tee shot for the last time.

109 — Most players in the field, in 1962.

$144 — Room rate for the Courtyard Marriott in Augusta, Ga., on Thursday a week after the Masters.

163 — Career rounds at Augusta National by Jack Nicklaus.

235 — Yards to the 15th hole when Gene Sarazen made an albatross in 1935 with a 4-wood.

$250 — Cost of a Masters ticket for all four rounds.

270 — Lowest 72-hole score, by Tiger Woods in 1997.

$470 — Cost of a U.S. Open ticket for all four rounds.

506 — Career birdies by Jack Nicklaus.

$525 — Room rate for the Courtyard Marriott in Augusta, Ga., on Thursday the week of the Masters.

900 — Separate pieces of silver used to make the Masters Trophy.

1,600 — Azaleas on the 13th hole (estimated).

$842,359 — Career earnings of Jack Nicklaus in 45 appearances at the Masters, including six wins.

$864,000 — Earnings of Louis Oosthuizen for finishing second in 2012 Masters.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

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