Don't think you have to be a big golf fan to be rooting for Tom Watson right now. Already the oldest player ever to lead a major tournament going into the final round, he's still right in contention with just a handful of holes to go.

If he can pull it off, it would be an even bigger story than Nicklaus winning the Masters at age 46 back in 1986. Watson is a couple months shy of his 60th birthday.

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To be honest, I'm personally grateful that he chose to make this historic challenge this weekend, since I'm stuck on the couch. It's lining up so that the Open runs right into the Orioles' series finale against the White Sox at 2:05 p.m.

Jeremy Guthrie takes on Jose Contreras with the Orioles needing a win to avert a sweep heading into New York and Boston. The O's are 4-10 on Sunday, of course, but my money would be on the O's today.

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