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  • Webb Simpson holds off Tiger Woods, golf's strongest field to win The Players Championship

    Webb Simpson holds off Tiger Woods, golf's strongest field to win The Players Championship

    Tiger Woods put on another show, turning up the volume at TPC Sawgrass and briefly turning The Players Championship into a tournament. But any Sunday drama ultimately would feel a bit staged. After all, winner Webb Simpson essentially had closed the curtain a day earlier. Final-day fireworks at...

  • Justin Thomas reaches No. 1 in the world

    Justin Thomas reaches No. 1 in the world

    Justin Thomas has come a long way in 18 months. All the way to No. 1 in the world. He had one PGA Tour victory and was No. 35 in the world in October 2016 when he began a steady rise through a deep field of stars. Thomas won seven times in a span of 32 tournaments around the world, including his...

  • Tiger Woods shoots 65, his lowest score ever at Players

    Tiger Woods shoots 65, his lowest score ever at Players

    Tiger Woods turned in his best round of the season and his lowest score ever at The Players Championship. It sky-rocketed him up the leaderboard, and he stayed there. Woods shot a 7-under 65 in the third round Saturday, besting his previous low score on the Stadium Course by a stroke. He honed...

  • Tiger Woods slips under cut line at TPC, trails leader Webb Simpson by 14 shots

    Tiger Woods slips under cut line at TPC, trails leader Webb Simpson by 14 shots

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH — Tiger Woods got the better of Phil Mickelson. It did not take much, nor did it really matter. Neither legend had anything resembling his best golf during the first two rounds of The Players Championship, turning what the PGA Tour hoped would be must-see TV into two days with...

  • Digest (May 11): Baltimore courses hosting celebration

    Digest (May 11): Baltimore courses hosting celebration

    Golf Baltimore Municipal Golf Corporation will host Baltimore Golf Week, a one-week celebration of golf in Baltimore that will culminate with the first Mayor's Cup. From May 26 to June 3, Baltimore City golf courses will hold events to raise funds for YouthWorks, Baltimore City's summer jobs program....

  • The Woodlands Golf Course

    The Woodlands Golf Course

    Technically speaking, the Woodlands golf course in Windsor Mill is just two short miles from the Baltimore Beltway — an easily accessible location in Southern Baltimore County. But as you pull down the tree-lined drive leading up the course’s expansive clubhouse, the hustle and bustle just around...

  • Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson duel fizzles during opening round at TPC

    Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson duel fizzles during opening round at TPC

    The crowds, at times, were awesome. The golf was not. The Tiger Woods-Phil Mickelson pairing at Thursday’s Players Championship drew fans stacked 10-12 deep and lining the fairways at TPC Sawgrass to catch a glimpse of the two legends going toe to toe. But Woods and Mickelson failed to deliver...

  • Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson set for first-round duel at Players Championship

    Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson set for first-round duel at Players Championship

    It felt a little like a warm-up for a WWE cage match instead of the lead-up to the PGA Tour’s showcase event. Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods, mano-a-mano for 18 holes, two aging legends battling for supremacy. The idea came from Mickelson, who suggested he and Woods just bypass the first three...

  • Topgolf aims to open in Baltimore near Horseshoe Casino, expanding entertainment corridor

    Topgolf aims to open in Baltimore near Horseshoe Casino, expanding entertainment corridor

    The Horseshoe Casino gambled that someone would be interested in helping transform a desolate, vacant waterfront lot into what officials hope will be a new entertainment corridor leading to Baltimore’s two sports stadiums. And on Tuesday the casino’s owners and city officials joined to announce...

  • Tiger Woods returns to TPC focused on regaining momentum

    Tiger Woods returns to TPC focused on regaining momentum

    This last time Tiger Woods teed it up competitively in Florida, he was on the cusp of winning. Woods returns nearly two months later searching his for game — and his first victory in nearly five years. Shaky iron play at the Masters and an ice-cold putter during last week’s Wells Fargo Championship...

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