Denver Pioneers

On The Fly: It's Been A Long Road For Sergio Garcia

Do you remember Sergio Garcia at the 1999 PGA Championship? For most fans, that was the introduction to the exuberant Spaniard, then 19 and famously sprinting to follow a shot down the fairway. He didn't win that tournament. He was runner-up to Tiger Woods. But the golfing world figured it was Garcia's first step toward becoming a giant in the sport. Not everything has worked out as expected, with Garcia making 73 starts in majors over the years and never winning. Until Sunday at the Masters. Garcia, 37, came back from a two-shot deficit on the back nine, carried some brilliant shot-making into a playoff and defeated Justin Rose. Countrymen Seve Ballesteros...