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Jason Day goes into the Masters coming off a win _ 6 weeks ago

Jason Day goes into the Masters coming off a big win. Trouble is, that was six weeks ago.Day said his left thumb was ailing even as he won the Match Play Championship to close out the West Coast Swing. He withdrew from Doral. He withdrew from Bay Hill. He hasn't played a competitive round since that 23-hole victory in Arizona.And that was match play.The 26-year-old Australian last competed in a stroke-play event on Feb. 8, when he failed to qualify for the final round at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am."Not really a concern," Day said Monday. "I think I just need to tighten up a few things, just kind of get a little sharper with my tee shots. I think I'll be good."Day said the rest was a good tonic for his thumb, and he had a cortisone injection a week ago in Ohio. He feels no pain, though he will be taping it as a precaution, and he has been icing the thumb at night."It's more frustrating for me because just coming off the win at the Match Play, I was playing some pretty good go...

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