| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Now the story can be told -- Webb Simpson may have talked his way onto the U.S. Ryder Cup team by way of a post-midnight text to captain Tom Watson.
Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Simpson discussed failing to qualify for one of the first nine...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:29 PM
The captains of the U.S. and European teams announced Thursday their initial pairings for the 2014 Ryder Cup.
The fourball sessions Friday morning will begin with Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson facing Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson.
The second match...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 6:12 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. – When Fred Couples cruises the fairways, golf fans see the essence of carefree cool.
Jason Dufner exudes a lot of that same laid-back demeanor, too – though that’s pretty much where the comparisons end. Couples, 52, is a...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:54 PM
— When Tiger Woods broke a 2 - 1/2 year drought without an official PGA Tour victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March, it didn't come down to a crucial putt as in 2009. Woods, much like he did when he was the most dominant player on the...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 7:49 PM
It has taken three years, a stretch of time when their career arcs crisscrossed, when their successes and failures were dissected like frogs in a high school biology class, when they seemed to share little except the same swing coach.
Such is the way...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:38 PM
For Corey Pavin, it was a once-in-a-lifetime shot, but he's hoping the Allianz Championship won't be his once-in-a-lifetime victory on the Champions Tour.
In 34 starts on the Champions Tour, Pavin had never won. But on the 35th, something magical...
| Jul 15, 2011
Several golfers are scrambling for the lead at the midway point of the British Open today. They include Lucas Glover, Darren Clarke, Miguel Jimenez and first-round leader Thomas Bjorn. Phil Mickelson shot a 1-under 69 and will make the cut at 1-under...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 12:03 PM
UPDATE (11:55 a.m.): The hearing was abruptly interrupted, and the camera went to a blank wall as a result of a disturbance in the hearing room at about 11:55 a.m. as the last questioner was addressing a question to Rupert Murdoch. A replay of video...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 7:03 PM
The British Open Golf Tournament is one of the sturdiest tests in all of golfdom. It is always played in July on courses in Scotland or England. This year’s battle was set at Royal St. Georges in Kent, England, smack against the English Channel...
| Jul 28, 2011
The biggest winner in Northern Ireland's parade of major champions might turn out to be Royal Portrush.
The scenic club overlooking the country's northern coast is getting a renewed look to bring back the British Open for the first time in more than...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Lola M. Baxter, a retired telephone operator and receptionist who greeted guests at the WMAR television studios, died of complications from a broken hip Aug. 26 at Gilchrist Hospice Care of Howard County. She was 101 and had lived in Towson.