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Watson on top by 1 at the Memorial

  • The Sports Network
  • Published Friday, May 30, 2014, at 6:06 p.m.
  • Updated Saturday, May 31, 2014, at 5:22 p.m.

Dublin, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Bubba Watson shot 3-under 69 for the second straight day Saturday and he moved one stroke clear of the field after three rounds of the Memorial Tournament.

Watson, who has already won at Riviera and Augusta this year, ended 54 holes at 12-under-par 204. In the last eight years, Watson hasn't finished better than tied for 23rd at this event.

Another left-hander, Scott Langley, shot 5-under 67 to move into second place at minus-11 at Muirfield Village Golf Club.

Hideki Matsuyama carded a 3-under 69 and moved into third at 10-under 206. World No. 1 Adam Scott posted a 4-under 68 and climbed to minus-9, where he is alone in fourth place.

Charl Schwartzel and Jordan Spieth both shot 67 in round three. They were joined in fifth place at 8-under-par 208 by Billy Horschel (68), Robert Streb (69), Brendon Todd (69) and second-round leader Paul Casey (76).

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