Tiger Woods Will Return for the Masters

After 'inpatient therapy,' Augusta event is earliest he can make
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 16, 2010 10:42 AM CDT
Tiger Woods Will Return for the Masters
Tiger Woods in 2009.   (AP Photo)

Tiger Woods will emerge from exile swinging at the Masters tourney in April, USA Today reports. “After a long and necessary time away from the game, I feel like I'm ready to start my season at Augusta,” the troubled golf star says in a statement. He says he considered the Masters “the earliest I could play” after “2 months of inpatient therapy,” but doesn't specify what he's been treated for. “Augusta is where I need to be, even though it's been a while since I last played.” (Read more Tiger Woods stories.)

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