| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:03 PM
Jordan Spieth needed something special to become the first teenager to win on the PGA Tour since 1931.
Actually, he need two special somethings.
First, the 19-year-old holed out from a bunker on the 72nd hole to grab a share of first place. Then, on...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:19 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — It is only golf, but Tiger Woods continues to stir emotions like religion or war, which are often the same thing.
He may be the most polarizing sports figure since Muhammad Ali during the Vietnam War.
Love Tiger or hate him,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:56 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — On a Thursday at the British Open when the whining, as predicted, reached a high pitch, the old hand and the grinder kept it together and in perspective.
Mark O'Meara, the pride of Long Beach State and a two-time major...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:59 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — Friday's second round of the British Open was more like a game of king of the mountain than a golf tournament.
Many tried to get there. Only Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez stayed on top.
He shot even par 71, to go with his 68...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:27 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — By the time young pro Jordan Spieth is able to legally buy a beer, he might be able to buy the whole beer company.
Spieth will turn 20 on July 27, giving him another year (before he can sidle up to the bar) to work on a bank...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:58 AM
Phil Mickelson made a whole lot of money in winning the Scottish and British Open tournaments in successive weeks. How does around $2.2 million sound for eight days of work?
Not too shabby, huh? But unfortunately for ol' Lefty, he's not going to be...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Phil Mickelson's first-ever shot at Conway Farms was not exactly one for the ages.
With a breeze blowing in his face and the image of defending champion Rory McIlroy on a nearby sign with the words "GENTLEMEN, START YOUR ENGINES," Mickelson selected his...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Brandt Snedeker won the Canadian Open on Sunday for his second PGA Tour title of the year, closing with two-under 70 for a three-stroke victory at Oakville, Canada.
Snedeker, who held on to finish with a 16-under total of 272 at Glen Abbey, took the...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Inbee Park's now longshot hopes to win a record fourth consecutive Grand Slam event in the same year is on hold after high winds forced play to be suspended for the day at the Ricoh Women's British Open in St. Andrews, Scotland.
Park was preparing to...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 7:20 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — I never thought it would come to this, but I'm starting to feel sorry for these pro golfers.
First we had the recent U.S. Open at Merion and now this, the British chain-saw massacre at Muirfield. My hero and mentor, Jim Murray,...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Heading into third-round play at the Scottish Open, Phil Mickelson stood in a tie for 13th place but liked his chances.
"I'm in position where, if I get a hot round, I can make up ground," he said. "And I'm playing well enough to do it."
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:08 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — Sunday at the British Open could bring one of the great three-way matchups in golf history: Tiger Woods versus British favorite son Lee Westwood versus a nightmare named Muirfield.
Westwood smiled his way around the rough and...