The ceremonial tee shots have been struck and The Masters started before rain called a quick halt to play..
A few things to watch today, although tee times are now uncertain because of the weather.
-Former Gopher Erik Van Rooyen tees off at 10:05 Central with Sung Kang.
-Players are going off, mostly in threesomes, off both tees so play can be completed before nightfall. weather permitting.
-At 11 Central, Dustin Johnson, Patrick Cantlay and Rory McIlroy tee off on No. 1.
-At 6:33, the best threesome of the day goes off No. 10: Bryson DeChambeau, Louis Oosthuizen and Jon Rahm.
-Tiger Woods tees off at 6:55 am off No. 10.
I'll be checking in on this blog and filing columns and stories to startribune.com and the actual newspaper.
In today's paper, I wrote about DeChambeau and the strange atmosphere at the course: