Austin's big finish nets Presidents Cup berth

Updated: August 13, 2007, 1:56 AM ET
By Bob Harig and Jason Sobel | ESPN.com

TULSA, Okla. -- The record books will forever lump Woody Austin with the likes of Bob May and Chris DiMarco, players who could have become unlikely major champions ... if not for some guy named Tiger Woods.

Austin made a run at Woods on the leaderboard in Sunday's final round of the PGA Championship, but his final-round 67 left him 2 strokes shy of the Wanamaker Trophy, in sole possession of second place.

At least there was a consolation prize.

The runner-up finish gave Austin enough ...

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