| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:05 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. Steve Stricker's cellphone rang last week and he didn't recognize the number so he let it go to voicemail.
Then he listened to the message ... from Tom Watson.
"I said, 'Oh (expletive), I better call him back,' " Stricker said with a...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:10 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A year ago, Jason Dufner ambled around Oak Hill Country Club, winning his first major championship and hearts of golf fans introduced to the relaxed concept of Dufnering.
Dufner's goals for the 96th PGA Championship, which begins...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:46 PM
LOUISVILLE Kentucky (Reuters) - United States captain Tom Watson has appointed PGA Tour veteran Steve Stricker as a vice-captain for this year's Ryder Cup against holders Europe at Gleneagles in Scotland.
Stricker, 47, will join Andy North and Raymond...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:47 PM
(Reuters) - Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will continue their long rivalry when they play together in the first two rounds at the PGA Championship in Kentucky next week.
Americans Woods and Mickelson and Irishman Padraig Harrington, the 2008 champion,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:20 AM
BETHESDA, Md. When the idea came up for Justine Reed to caddie for her husband, Patrick, on the PGA Tour, she said he didn't immediately agree.
There were tests involved.
It was the spring of 2012, his first full year on the tour. He and Justine, a...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Justin Rose set up a chance to capture back-to-back titles by shooting a five-under-par 66 in the Scottish Open at Royal Aberdeen on Saturday to move into a share of the lead with Marc Warren after three rounds.
Rose and Warren, who had a 67, are at...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 5:59 PM
British Open week began here Monday with casual practice rounds and casual chatter. As is only fair, last year's champion, Phil Mickelson, got to chatter the most.
He said he was not discouraged about playing poorly ever since he won that title at...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Billy Hurley III shot a seven-under-par 63 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the Greenbrier Classic at White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.
Hurley played bogey-free in shooting his lowest score of the season. The former U.S. Navy...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:19 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — If Saturday was Moving Day, Sunday was Mixing Day.
Pinehurst No. 2 will host the U.S. Women's Open this week, so several members of that field practiced Sunday on the same green as the men. Rather than lead to a battle of the...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 8:05 PM
If Saturday was moving day, Sunday was mixing day.
Pinehurst No. 2 will host the U.S. Women's Open this week, so several members of that field practiced Sunday on the same green as the men. Rather than lead to a battle of the sexes, the mixed practice...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:25 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- The 114th U.S. Open begins Thursday morning at Pinehurst No. 2 in the sand hills of North Carolina. A 156-player field will attack a par-70 course that has so many unique challenges throughout.
As a primer for the start of the...