AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Dustin Johnson, one of the top Americans in the field, has withdrawn from the Masters because of injury. No particulars were provided.
Meanwhile, the pairings are out. Tiger Woods is playing with Miguel Angel Jimenez and Sang-Moon Bae at 10:35 Thursday. Defending champ Charl Schwartzel goes off in the group ahead of Tiger with PGA Championship winner Keegan Bradley and U.S. Amateur champ Kelly Kraft.
U.S. Open champion Rory McIlroy tees off at 1:42 with Angel Cabrera and Bubba Watson. The next (and last) group consists of Phil Mickelson, Hunter Mahan and Peter Hanson.
My "Under The Radar Group": Adam Scott, Bo Van Pelt and Martin Kaymer (at 8:45).
-- Bob DiCesare