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Strange major, but hardly the strangest

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. - The weather has beaten up this U.S. Open, forcing a rare Monday conclusion. Unusual U.S. Open? No doubt about it. Not your run-of-the-mill major championship? Certainly.  But it’s got some company in...
Sunday, 6/21/2009 at 3:56PM
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All hands on deck

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- How does a single maintenance stuff manage the gargantuan task of digging a major championship golf course out from under water?The answer is it doesn't. Or more to the point, it doesn't...
Sunday, 6/21/2009 at 3:08PM
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On the bright side of this mess, perhaps now they'll do something about that 18th hole

There is a silver lining in the Mother Nature-fueled disaster that is the 109th U.S. Open.The blue-haired mother-in-law of finishing holes has been exposed. Wait. Why be cruel to the blue haired and mother-in-laws?Bethpage Black's...
Sunday, 6/21/2009 at 1:28PM
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Heady company

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- With his eagle on the par-5 fourth hole, Ricky Barnes at 11 under par becomes just the fourth player in U.S. Open to reach double-digit under par. The other three: Jim Furyk,...
Sunday, 6/21/2009 at 1:21PM
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U.S. Open primer: Sunday morning delay edition

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- Plenty of questions on this peculiar U.S. Open Sunday. We'll start with you in the back.Why aren't they playing golf right now?Despite aspirations of resuming play at 7:30 this morning and trying...
Sunday, 6/21/2009 at 8:19AM
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Start of play delayed until noon. Open will extend into Monday at least.

 Whatever aspirations the USGA had of jamming 36 holes into today and crowning an Open champion by nightfall were literally washed away by last night's rain.Resumption of third-round play has been delayed until noon as...
Sunday, 6/21/2009 at 6:20AM
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Stat of the day

More curious than the fact that exactly 60 players made the cut at four-over par is that the breakdown is exactly 30 Americans and 30 international players. -- Mike O'Malley...
Saturday, 6/20/2009 at 7:45PM
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That's a wrap

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- Play was suspended again shortly before 7 and is supposed to resume at 7:30 Sunday morning. Don't count on it: I'm pretty sure I just saw a frog jump out of one...
Saturday, 6/20/2009 at 7:15PM
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What to watch for in the third round

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- As soft as Bethpage Black is, watch for these third round hot spots:Hole 8: Par 3 is playing from forward-most tee 142 yards with a hole cut front-center. This brings the newly...
Saturday, 6/20/2009 at 6:14PM
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Out they go again

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- With the second round miraculously nearing completion, the plan is to send players out for the start of the third round at 5:30, and try to squeeze in as much as possible...
Saturday, 6/20/2009 at 3:36PM
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