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You probably didn't notice: Hunter Mahan's remarkable ball-striking streak

Hunter Mahan's win at the Barclays was his first on the PGA Tour in more than two years, but it certainly wasn't just a one-week burst of good play. Following a near five-month stretch in...
Tuesday, 8/26/2014 at 3:44PM
News & Tours

Exclusive: PGA Tour to release new "strokes gained" statistic after the Barclays

If you like statistics, brace yourself, because the golf world is about to get a little more wonderfully wonky.PGA Tour officials confirmed this week it will launch the new strokes gained/tee to green statistic on...
Saturday, 8/23/2014 at 10:22AM
News & Tours

A master statistician reveals exactly why Rory won the 2014 PGA Championship

By Luke Kerr-Dineen The 2014 PGA Championship was the first major to use the PGA Tour's ShotLink scoring system, so, naturally, it was a big deal for everyone who likes statistics. It was an...
Monday, 8/11/2014 at 3:41PM
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Rickie Fowler's year in golf's majors was even better than you think and why it reminds us of Phil Mickelson

By Alex Myers By now, you're probably sick of hearing about how Rickie Fowler joined Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods as the only players to finish in the top five at all four majors...
Monday, 8/11/2014 at 2:55PM
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Rory McIlroy averages 1.94 yards per pound, which makes him a 160-pound beast

By Luke Kerr-Dineen Whenever Rory McIlroy hits his driver well, a lot of anecdotes start flying around. Is Rory the best driver of all time? Who knows -- that question is so large it's...
Monday, 8/4/2014 at 1:30PM
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You probably didn't notice: Putting has become a strength for Sergio Garcia

By Alex Myers The putts didn't drop for Sergio Garcia on Sunday at Firestone. With a chance to win his first World Golf Championship, Garcia made only one birdie in the final round and...
Monday, 8/4/2014 at 12:20PM
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You probably didn't notice . . . Golf's latest long-driving sensation is a 23-year-old Canadian

By Alex Myers Meet Taylor Pendrith. The 23-year-old Canadian is 6-foot-1, 205 pounds and he can hit a golf ball farther than you can. A LOT farther. Pendrith made his PGA Tour debut at...
Monday, 7/28/2014 at 12:02PM
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Jim Furyk is really, REALLY good at finishing runner-up

By Alex Myers You'd think moving ahead of one of your most successful contemporaries (Vijay Singh) and within one of two others who happen to be all-time greats on any list (Tiger Woods and...
Monday, 7/28/2014 at 11:16AM
Gear & Equipment

An app that can track your stats like you're on the PGA Tour

By Stephen Hennessey The interest in stats and their application in golf is bigger than ever. Arccos -- a game-improvement app with technology developed by Callaway -- offers real-time, automatic stat-tracking on your smartphone....
Saturday, 7/26/2014 at 9:24AM
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9 numbers you should know from the final round of the Open

By Mike O'MalleyHOYLAKE, England -- Doing the math on the fourth round at Royal Liverpool: 1: Remaining major victory needed for Rory McIlroy to achieve the career Grand Slam, after eight-shot blowouts in the U.S....
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 4:50PM
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