The week in golf

Justin Rose deserved his first major championship.
Justin Rose deserved his first major championship.rob carr/getty images

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Michael Whitmer’s quick look at the week in golf, including: Justin Rose (no surprise) is the player of the week after his win at the US Open; how Rose fared in key statistical categories from Merion; what are the odds that the same person would make two holes-in-one, on the same hole, on the same day? Chris Gilley did it last week, in a 36-hole Southern California PGA event at Indian Wells Golf Resort; Hunter Mahan might be OK if he doesn’t hear “Happy Birthday” any time soon.

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