| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:27 PM
AKRON, Ohio -- With an elite field chasing the lead, Tiger Woods decided to play keep-away in Akron, Ohio.
Already up by a staggering seven shots through 36 holes thanks to a career-tying best of 61 in the second round, Woods shot a solid 2-under 68...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:31 PM
Golf--Women’s British Open Championship, 9 a.m. (ESPN2); PGA Tour-WGC, Bridgestone Invitational, 1 p.m. (CBS)
Motorsports--AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship, 2 p.m. (NBC)
Tennis--ATP World Tour, Citi Open,...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:14 PM
All you need to know about the British Open is that you don't dare call it that when you are at one.
You can get away with typing it in stories back to the States, but don't say it to the guy eating fish and chips at the next table.
It is The Open...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:06 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — It hasn't always been a walk in the park for Ernie Els, the current toast of the golf world. There have been some hard times for the Big Easy.
Now is not one of them, of course.
He is here for the 142nd British Open, as...
| 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...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:19 PM
Golf--Women’s British Open Championship, 8 a.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball--Los Angeles Dodgers at Chicago Cubs, 3 p.m. (WGN); Houston Astros at Minnesota Twins, 7 p.m. (FXSP)
Tennis--ATP World Tour, Citi Open, 3 and 6 p.m....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:36 PM
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — In the dark, head-to-head, 11 shots clear of the pack, from rooftops and in every other conceivable way, Tiger Woods has dominated at Firestone Country Club.
He just says it makes him feel comfortable.
"I've done it...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:26 PM
When Alexander Yang was 4 he went to the driving range with his father and mother, and eventually he complained.
Yang didn't whine because he wanted to leave.
"He used to cry and say, 'it's my turn to hit the ball,'" said Nancy Wong, Yang's mother....
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:57 AM
It appears that Tiger Woods and his former caddie, Steve Williams, have put an end to their feud that began after Woods fired Williams in 2011.
Williams now caddies for Adam Scott, who was paired with Woods in the final round of the British Open on...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 5:15 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — He finished with a flourish, with an exclamation point, not a comma. A fist pump, not a wave. It could have been one of those backing-in victories we see so often in major golf tournaments.
But it wasn't.
A two-putt for par...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 10:54 PM
GULLANE, Scotland -- One of the greatest final rounds in a major. Two of the best shots he ever struck with a 3-wood. The third leg of the Grand Slam.
Phil Mickelson never imagined any of this happening at the British Open.
No wonder he never took...