A peek inside golf’s unwritten rulebook

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Every sport played at the highest level has its unwritten rules, a participatory code to follow. Golf is no different. Some you might know. Most you might not. But if you’re headed to this week’s Deutsche Bank Championship, held at TPC Boston, see if you can spot these. PGA Tour players will be expected to act much differently than regular golfers out for a leisurely round. Careers are at stake, so professional golfers owe it to their peers to behave a certain way.

By and large, unwritten rules are grounded in respect.

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