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Watson wins Travelers Championship on 2nd playoff hole

Bubba Watson holds the championship trophy after winning the Travelers Championship golf tournament, Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Cromwell, Conn.  Watson beat out Paul Casey in a playoff. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Bubba Watson is hard to beat in a playoff.

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Rodgers shoots 63 to move into contention at Travelers

Brian Harman tees off on the 18th hole during the third round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament, Saturday, June 27, 2015, in Cromwell, Conn.  (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Brian Harman has always looked up to Bubba Watson, who preceded him as a standout left-hander for the University of Georgia Bulldogs.

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Watson extends lead during morning round at Travelers

Jason Gore hits out of a sand trap on the 18th hole during the second round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament, Friday, June 26, 2015, in Cromwell, Conn. (AP Photo/Stew Milne)

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Bubba Watson shot a 67 to extend his lead to three strokes midway through the second round of the Travelers Championship.

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Keegan Bradley tied for early lead at Travelers

Bubba Watson hits his tee shot on the ninth hole during the first round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament, Thursday, June 25, 2015, in Cromwell, Conn.  (AP Photo/Stew Milne)

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Bubba Watson hit to inches on the final hole for the last his nine birdies in an 8-under 62 on Thursday in the first round of the Travelers Championship.

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Travelers offers cash, trophy, and winner’s picture on M&Ms

This personalized tin of M&M candies printed with the face and name of 2014 Travelers Golf Championship winner Kevin Streelman is seen Wednesday, June 24, 2015 in Cromwell, Conn. The tournament, which begins Thursday, has become known for the little perks it offers golfers, including giving the champion a supply of personalized M&Ms. (AP Photo/Pat Eaton-Robb)

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Golfers who made the cross-country trip from the U.S. Open to Connecticut to play in this week’s Travelers Championship may have been enticed by the $6.4 million purse or the nice trophy, but what many really want is their face on a piece of candy.

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