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Jordan Spieth Wins the John Deere Classic

Jordan Spieth Wins the John Deere Classic

Michael Cohen/Getty Images(SILVIS, Ill.)  –  Jordan Spieth accomplished something Sunday that neither Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson ever could.  He won a PGA Tour event as a teenager.
The 19-year-old Spieth outlasted both David Hearn an…

Scoreboard Roundup – 7/14/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 7/14/13

Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB: Detroit Tigers 5 (52-42) – Texas Rangers 0 (54-41)
Baltimore Orioles 7 (53-43) – Toronto Blue Jays 4 (45-49)
Cleveland Indians 6 (51-44) – Kansas City Royals 4 (43-49)
Minnesota Twins 10 (39-53) – New York…

Phil Mickelson Wins Scottish Open

Phil Mickelson Wins Scottish Open

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images(INVERNESS, Scotland) — Phil Mickelson beat Branden Grace on Sunday after he birdied the first playoff hole to take home a win at the Scottish Open.
Lefty finished the day 3-under-par 69 along with the playoff hole f…

Obama Golfs with ESPN Hosts Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon

Obama Golfs with ESPN Hosts Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — Able to play golf with pretty much anyone he wants, President Obama is spending his Saturday on a military course with ESPN’s Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser, co-hosts of Pardon the Inter…

Jonas Blixt Wins the Greenbrier Classic

Jonas Blixt Wins the Greenbrier Classic

Chris Trotman/Getty Image(WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va) — Jonas Blixt shot a 3-under 67 Sunday to win the Greenbrier Classic by two strokes over four players.

Blixt, who hadn’t had a top-ten finish all season, came into Sunday trailing by four s…

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/30/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/30/13

Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3 (39-43) – Houston Astros 1 (30-52)
Kansas City Royals 9 (38-41) – Minnesota Twins 8 (36-42)
Cleveland Indians 4 (44-38) – Chicago White Sox 0 (32-47)
Tampa Bay Rays 3 (43-39…

Bill Haas Wins the AT&T National

Bill Haas Wins the AT&T National

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images(BETHESDA, Md.) — Bill Haas shot a 5-under 66 and won the AT&T National by three shots over Roberto Castro on Sunday.
Hass finished 12-under 272 for the tournament has now won at least one PGA Tour event in the last four y…

Ken Duke Wins the Travelers Championship

Ken Duke Wins the Travelers Championship

(CROMWELL, Conn.) — On Sunday, Ken Duke had a day he’ll never forget after winning the Travelers Championship for his first ever PGA Tour victory.
To seal the win, Duke had to make a 2 1/2 foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole to beat Chris Stro…

Ernie Els Wins the BMW International Open

Ernie Els Wins the BMW International Open

(MUNICH) — This is getting to be routine for Ernie Els, as he has won the BMW International Open for his 28th European Tour Title.
Els (of South Africa) won by just one stroke shooting at 18-under 270, narrowly topping Thomas Bjorn of Denmark.
With th…

Tiger Woods Out Until British Open

Tiger Woods Out Until British Open

Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Tiger Woods announced on Wednesday that he will not be competing until next month’s British Open due to soreness in his left elbow. Woods will skip next week’s AT&T National at Congressional, wh…

Justin Rose Wins U.S. Open

Justin Rose Wins U.S. Open

Andrew Redington/Getty Images(ARDMORE, Pa.) — Justin Rose took home his first major of his career on Sunday, holding off Phil Mickelson to win the U.S. Open by two shots.
Rose, 32, watched Lefty on his last hole from the Merion clubhouse and celebrate…

Mickelson Alone Atop the Leaderboard After Day 3 at Merion

Mickelson Alone Atop the Leaderboard After Day 3 at Merion

Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images(ARDMORE, Pa.) — Phil Mickelson is close to breaking the curse.
The man referred to as “Lefty” is currently leading the U.S. Open by one-stroke following three rounds of play, after shooting a 1-under 69 on Saturday, at Merio…

Mickelson, Horschel Tied Atop U.S. Open Leader Board

Mickelson, Horschel Tied Atop U.S. Open Leader Board

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images(ARDMORE, Pa.) –  Darkness halted second round play at Merion  Golf Club on Friday with Phil Mickelson and Billy Horschel tied atop the leader board of the U.S. Open.
Both Mickelson and Horschel shot a 1-un…

Donald Leads U.S. Open After Rain-Shortened Day 1

Donald Leads U.S. Open After Rain-Shortened Day 1

Andrew Redington/Getty Images(ARDMORE, Pa.) — After two rain delays, Day 1 of the U.S. Open finally came to an end due to darkness at Merion Golf Club Thursday, with Englishman Luke Donald leading at 4-under through 13 holes. 
Phil Mickelson is t…

11-Time PGA Tour Winner Miller Barber Passes Away At Age 82

11-Time PGA Tour Winner Miller Barber Passes Away At Age 82

Michael Cohen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Eleven-time PGA Tour winner Miller Barber passed away on Tuesday at the age of 82. The PGA Tour made the announcement on Wednesday, but did not reveal the cause of death.Barber holds the record for most combined …

Harris English Wins the FedEx St. Jude Classic

Harris English Wins the FedEx St. Jude Classic

Stan Badz/PGA TOUR(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) –  Harris English won the FedEx St. Jude Classic on Sunday, birdieing two of his final three holes for his first PGA Tour victory.
English was able to hold off veterans Phil Mickelson and Scott Stallings by a me…

Matt Kuchar Wins The Memorial Tournament

Matt Kuchar Wins The Memorial Tournament

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images (DUBLIN, Ohio) –  Matt Kuchar captured the win at the Memorial Tournament on Sunday, notching the first multiple-win season of his PGA Tour career in the process.
The win also lifted Kuchar to a career-best No. 4 in the …

Sergio Garcia Apologizes to Tiger Woods

Sergio Garcia Apologizes to Tiger Woods

Richard Heathcote/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Sergio Garcia apologized on Wednesday for his comments about Tiger Woods.
“I want to apologize to Tiger and anybody that I could have offended,” Garcia said Wednesday after his pro-am round at Wentworth. “I …

Anchored Putting Banned

Anchored Putting Banned

Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The USGA announced on Tuesday that anchoring the club in making a stroke will be banned effective Jan. 1, 2016.
Four out of the last six major winners have used this technique, including this year’s Masters winne…

Sang-Moon Bae Wins Byron Nelson Championship

Sang-Moon Bae Wins Byron Nelson Championship

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images(IRVING, Texas) — Sang-Moon Bae took home his first PGA Tour title on Sunday after he defeated Keegan Bradley by two shots in the Byron Nelson Championship.
Bae almost let a four-hole lead slip away, but finished at 13-under 2…

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