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McIlroy, Fowler dodge ball with earplug

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) As if battling a rain-soaked course and gusting winds weren't difficult enough, playing partners Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler also had to dodge a golf ball with an earplug attached to it at the Wells Fargo Championship.

A spectator threw the object just after McIlroy hit his tee shot and Fowler was preparing to tee off on the sixth hole at Quail Hollow Club on Thursday.

Fowler said the ball flew by his left side. He didn't know what it was until it stopped rolling.

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