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Sergio Garcia's makes seven birdies in a row, replicates Tiger Woods' second-round 61 from a year ago

By Dave Shedloski AKRON, Ohio - Tiger Woods rode a second-round 61 last year to a seven-stroke victory in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. Sergio Garcia apparently liked the formula so much that he copied it. (Getty...
Friday, 8/1/2014 at 7:38PM
News & Tours

Bob May's duel with Tiger Woods proves people do remember who finished second

By John Strege The notion that no one remembers who finished second met its demise on a remarkable summer day in 2000. Bob May finished second, and those who watched it are unlikely to forget...
Friday, 8/1/2014 at 1:00PM
News & Tours

Fox Sports adds Brad Faxon, David Fay to its golf broadcast team

By John Strege Fox Sports continued to build its golf broadcast team with the addition of Brad Faxon as a studio analyst and hole announcer and former USGA executive director David Fay as its rules...
Thursday, 7/31/2014 at 2:48PM
News & Tours

A reason David Feherty rooting for U.S. in Ryder Cup: 'When I say that, it pisses off Colin Montgomerie'

By John Strege There are many reasons to appreciate professional golfer turned CBS golf analyst David Feherty, among them his inherent irreverence. It surfaced again in an interview with Los Angeles Times’ columnist Bill Dwyre....
Thursday, 7/31/2014 at 1:58PM
News & Tours

The Tiger Woods Nostalgia Tour and recalling a remarkable match-play victory

By John Strege The Tiger Woods Nostalgia Tour opens today in Akron, Ohio, site of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, a tournament, we note wistfully, he has won eight times. There was a time that Woods, in...
Thursday, 7/31/2014 at 10:47AM
News & Tours

Golf Digest contributor Dave Anderson on PEN/ESPN Award: 'I put that on same level as Pulitzer'

By John Strege Dave Anderson, a Golf Digest Contributing Editor and long-time New York Times columnist, has been named the recipient of the PEN/ESPN Lifetime Achievement Award for Literary Sports Writing. “I put that right...
Wednesday, 7/30/2014 at 4:14PM
News & Tours

Missing Links: Players 'Moneyball' approach to improvement, Langer's improbable Ryder Cup bid

By John Strege Stories of interest you might have missed… “[Jason] Day said before every tournament, [caddie and coach Col] Swatton hands him a piece of paper that tells him what he has to do...
Wednesday, 7/30/2014 at 9:23AM
News & Tours

Missing Links: Rory McIlroy unlikely to dominate, and Lydia Ko gets an allowance

By John Strege Stories of interest you might have missed… “For every Rory there's an Adam Scott and Jordan Spieth and Sergio Garcia and a Tiger and a Phil (Mickelson),” Graeme McDowell said in this...
Monday, 7/21/2014 at 8:53AM
Celebrity

James Garner, 1928-2014: Actor, avid golfer who once punched out a fan

By John Strege John Cook was lining up a par putt to get him into a playoff at the 1981 Bing Crosby National Pro-Am when his playing partner, actor James Garner, became a verbal target...
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 7:58PM
News & Tours

Azinger declares ‘new era in golf'; what would Tiger say to that?

By John Strege The Tiger Woods’ era, as we know it, is over, ESPN’s Paul Azinger has said. Not that he’s wrong, but one wonders what Woods might think, given that he he reminded us...
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 10:46AM
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