Pro Golfer Gets a "Birdie" on a Par 3 Hole But Ends Up With a Double Bogey

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    You can't make stuff like this up.

    Professional golfer Kelly Kraft did just that when he was was playing the par-3 14th hole on Friday at the Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. He hit a 7-iron toward the green, but his ball hit a bird in midair and plopped into the water. Kraft went on to double bogey the hole — and missed the cut by just one stroke.

    He took it all in stride and said he's looking forward to next week's tournament.

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    I’ve seen the same in baseball

     
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    My son hit one at Rockwood golf course in Ft. Worth.
     
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    Oh yeah the Randy Johnson's exploding seagull. lol
     
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    my2¢ So it goes.

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    That's exactly what came to my mind upon reading the story.
     
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    He was aiming for it
     

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