Scott Stallings arrived at his apartment on Georgia’s Saint Simons Island to discover a package deal holding essentially the most prestigious letter in golf.
He’d been invited to play within the Masters match in April. The one drawback was this Scott Stallings is a realtor in Atlanta, not the the world’s 54th ranked golfer who can be a three-time PGA Tour winner.
“I’m (emoji 100) positive that is NOT for me,” the realtor Stallings wrote in a direct message to the pro-golfer Stallings. “I play however wow! No the place close to your stage.”
The professional-golfer Stallings – who’s in Hawaii – tweeted he was “checking the mailbox 5 occasions a day” for an invite to return to the Masters for the primary time since 2014. As a substitute he obtained a direct message on Instagram from the realtor saying he had obtained the invitation by mistake. CNN has reached out to Augusta Nationwide for touch upon the mishap.
The realtor Stallings informed CNN at first the pro-golfer thought that it was a prank, however he was satisfied after seeing a photograph of the invitation that the realtor additionally posted on Instagram.
“Belief me! I used to be considering of displaying up with my golf equipment and the invite,” the realtor stated in an Instagram submit, including that his spouse satisfied him to achieve out to the opposite Stallings.
Curiously sufficient, each Stallings have a spouse named Jennifer.
The scenario was rectified when the realtor took the invitation to an area transport retailer and mailed it to its rightful recipient.