Tiger and the TV ratings

April 10, 2015

Someone e-mailed to ask if Tiger’s presence in the Masters really mattered since the “beloved Masters is a tradition unlike any other.” It may be a tradition unlike any other, but at least in recent times without Tiger it’s…less traditional. Love Tiger Woods? Hate Tiger Woods? Those might be reasonable questions to ask. What’s not in question is that on average you’re more likely to watch golf if he’s playing. It…