| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:45 AM
GULLANE, SCOTLAND---Zach Johnson has sure figured out how to play the first round of the British Open.
Tiger Woods must prove he still knows how to finish a major.
Bouncing back from a tough loss last weekend, Johnson opened with a 5-under 66 on a...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Miguel Angel Jimenez is the leader heading to the weekend at the British Open.
The 49-year-old Spaniard shot an even-par 71 Friday for a one-stroke over a group that includes Tiger Woods.
On a day when only four players shot in the 60s, Jimenez produced...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:09 AM
GULLANE, Scotland — The stretching routine that Miguel Angel Jimenez goes through before each round may look a bit ridiculous.
It's sure working out, though.
The fun-loving Spaniard, again showing how much experience matters at golf's oldest...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:05 PM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Early in his rain-soaked round, Phil Mickelson added a second black golf glove to combat the conditions.
With gloves on both hands, he looked a bit like a boxer. That seemed fitting, given the British Open champion has only a...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 10:43 PM
On a weekend in which major champions succumbed to the elements, Crescenta Valley High alumnus John Huh played himself out of contention, but can still count himself among the world’s best at the 113th edition of the U.S. Open.
On Saturday, Huh,...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:26 PM
— Mackenzie Hughes, an Ontario resident one year removed from a college career at Kent State, birdied his final three holes in last month's U.S. Open local qualifying in Spartanburg, S.C., just to be an alternate for sectionals.
Jay Haas, who has...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 4:55 PM
When everyone else wilted, Phil Mickelson hung on.
Coming down Merion Golf Club’s devious home stretch, Mickelson played a nervy game and, despite a finishing bogey, grabbed a one-stroke lead at the U.S. Open heading into Sunday.
The fact that...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Let’s talk about the most famous call at The Masters.
It did not occur this year at the recently completed tournament, although the way Adam Scott and Angel Cabrera played golf’s version of H-O-R-S-E for the last hour certainly lent itself...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Bubba Watson keeps his goals reasonable, though as a rallying cry it rather stumbles off the tongue. Just top 18, baby! Hey, you can’t win every week, and the newly crowned Masters champion will be the first to acknowledge that. But as he returns to...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:50 PM
A year ago, Ernie Els and Padraig Harrington found themselves needing a boost. Both made the Wyndham Championship a late addition to their schedule, finding themselves outside the cut line to make the 125-man field for the FedEx Cup series. It was worth...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Adam Scott beat 2009 champion Angel Cabrera on the second playoff hole to win the 77th Masters at a rain-soaked Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday. Scott sealed the win with a 15-foot birdie putt on the second extra hole, the par-four 10th, moments...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 6:54 PM
LA JOLLA — Sun-dripped Torrey Pines disappeared Friday as umbrellas outsold sunscreen, sand traps turned to koi ponds and temporary rivers replaced par-five fairways.
Locals in shorts and sandals ran around asking, "Dude, what is this wet stuff?"...