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5 players who are on track for sneaky good finishes at the British Open

By Luke Kerr-Dineen HOYLAKE, England -- Rory McIlroy may be running away with this thing, but that doesn't mean there isn't any Sunday drama at the British Open.Fueled in part by a bunch of...
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 6:56AM
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The giant octopus on the fifth hole wants Rory McIlroy to win the British Open

By Luke Kerr-Dineen HOYLAKE, England -- Earlier in the week, the British bookmaker BetFair tried to convince people to gamble more by placing a giant octopus on the fifth hole at Royal Liverpool. Why...
Friday, 7/18/2014 at 5:50AM
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Here's who we're betting on at the British Open

It's British Open season, which means golf writers everywhere are required to uphold their annual tradition and gamble away their pay checks because they think they know everything. Luke Kerr-Dineen, Alex Myers and Geoff Shackelford...
Wednesday, 7/16/2014 at 3:34PM
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How we're wasting $25 on prop bets at the 2014 U.S. Open

After their "rousing" success at the Masters (Luke broke even, Alex lost $25), and their tumble back to earth at the Players (Luke and Alex both lost $20 each) the two GolfDigest.com editors decided to...
Wednesday, 6/11/2014 at 9:15AM
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How we're wasting $20 on Players prop bets this year

By Alex Myers and Luke Kerr-Dineen After our "rousing" success at the Masters (Luke broke even, I lost $25), we decided to make a few more bets ahead of the Players. We decided to give...
Wednesday, 5/7/2014 at 10:31AM
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The folks who make a living picking favorites have made their choice for Masters Sunday

By Luke Kerr-Dineen Here's how the Saturday leader board finished. Bubba Watson was leaking oil towards the end, and even though it may not feel like it, he's still tied for the lead with...
Sunday, 4/13/2014 at 9:50AM
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Here's the second round Masters leader board, reshuffled according to players' odds to win

By Luke Kerr-Dineen Playing in easier conditions than the day before, Bubba Watson made five consecutive birdies on the back nine Friday to take the 36-hole lead. Adam Scott, the first-round leader, fought his...
Saturday, 4/12/2014 at 8:25AM
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After five straight birdies, oddsmakers make Bubba Watson huge favorite to win the 2014 Masters

By Luke Kerr-Dineen After making the turn on Friday in 36 (which included his first bogey of the tournament on the ninth), Bubba Watson started his back nine with two straight pars before rattling...
Friday, 4/11/2014 at 3:10PM
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If Rory wins the Masters, bookies stand to lose a lot of money

By Luke Kerr-Dineen Rory McIlroy may be the man most neutrals want to win the Masters, but William Hill, the U.K.'s largest bookmaker, would no doubt prefer for his first green jacket to come...
Thursday, 4/10/2014 at 11:23AM
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If bookmakers are right, then Tiger Woods will play in the Masters (and he'll probably win, too)

By Luke Kerr-DineenTiger Woods may be playing down his chances of playing in the Masters -- "It's still a little too soon," he said in a press conference on Monday -- but the bookmakers aren't...
Tuesday, 3/25/2014 at 11:03AM
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