john strege

john strege

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News & Tours

Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, et al.: Let's get ready to rumble

It is a mistake to use television ratings as the sole arbiter in evaluating the strength of the game. Tiger Woods still piques the interest of Nielsen families. So do the Kardashians. So what? Here’s...
Sunday, 5/17/2015 at 7:41PM
News & Tours

History: Woman member of Royal and Ancient Golf Club wins club tourney

History was made in St. Andrews last week when Lady Angela Bonallack, among the first women admitted as members of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews, won a club tournament. Bonallack, a...
Sunday, 5/17/2015 at 6:08PM
Missing Links

Steve Stricker and 'probably the most dramatic, painful Protracer shot of all time'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Steve Stricker stood in the fairway on the second hole at Merion, one shot back on Sunday at the U.S. Open. He needed to nail this shot. Instead,...
Saturday, 5/16/2015 at 8:42AM
Celebrity

New A's pitcher Tyler Clippard discovers Oakland's proximity to Pebble Beach, goes there on off day, shoots 72

Pitcher Tyler Clippard said he was shocked when he was traded from the Washington Nationals to the Oakland A’s in January, but he soon discovered an important perk of working in the Bay Area: Its...
Friday, 5/15/2015 at 12:41PM
News & Tours

Fred Couples' latest move puts him in neighborhood of a U.S. Open bid

Fred Couples, for one who is thought to be sedentary, seems to move a lot. Two months ago, he sold his house in Los Angeles’ Brentwood community and last month bought a house within the...
Thursday, 5/14/2015 at 1:45PM
News & Tours

Roger Maltbie already was a Hall of Famer to many; now he's officially so

Anyone who has spent any time with Roger Maltbie, especially in the evening hours, already would have considered him a Hall of Famer. But the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame made it official on...
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 at 3:50PM
Missing Links

Butch Harmon: Those polled who called Rickie Fowler overrated 'must feel very silly now'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Those who cited Rickie Fowler as overrated in a Sports Illustrated poll don’t seem interested in identifying themselves, James Corrigan of the Telegraph writes. “Butch Harmon, Fowler’s coach,...
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 at 8:43AM
Politics

Greenbrier owner got Tiger Woods, now setting sights on West Virginia governor's office

Jim Justice, the owner of the Greenbrier, has higher aspirations than simply luring Tiger Woods to the Greenbrier Classic, as he has done this year. Justice has announced he will run for governor of West...
Tuesday, 5/12/2015 at 11:00AM
Media

'I cannot remember a more in-your-face victory...than what we saw from Rickie Fowler'

A sampling of the reaction from the media, social and otherwise, to the Players Championship and Rickie Fowler’s victory on Sunday, starting with Brandel Chamblee of the Golf Channel: “I think it stretched the limits...
Monday, 5/11/2015 at 12:50PM
Missing Links

Ian Poulter overrated? 'Were he to have played with his trap shut' he'd be among most admired players

Stories of interest you might have missed… Did Ian Poulter deserve to come out on top in a poll on overrated players? Kevin Garside of the Independent says no. “I would contend that were he...
Monday, 5/11/2015 at 8:28AM
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