Rare Tiger Woods Appearance Drives ESPN’s Friday Masters Golf Ratings Higher

The annual Masters Tournament at Augusta National is one of the special moments in sports. But it becomes even more special when four-time champion Tiger Woods is golfing in it.
The oft-injured and sometimes-troubled golf superstar is making his first appearance in the tournament since 2015, and it’s led to a big uptick in interest. Woods has four green jackets and finished in the Masters top ten 13 times.
But Woods has battled a bad back and other issues, and even though…

The annual Masters Tournament at Augusta National is one of the special moments in sports. But it becomes even more special when four-time champion Tiger Woods is golfing in it. The oft-injured and sometimes-troubled golf superstar is making his first appearance in the tournament since 2015, and it’s led to a big uptick in interest. Woods has four green jackets and finished in the Masters top ten 13 times. But Woods has battled a bad back and other issues, and even though…