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Brady Schnell shoots first 59 in PGA Tour Canada history, with eagle on final hole

Brady Schnell
PGA Tour Canada via Twitter
Brady Schnell is the first player to shoot 59 on the PGA Tour Canada but, incredibly, not the first to break 60.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Miguel Angel Jimenez wields his putter like a sword

Miguel Angel Jimenez at the Bridgestone Invitational
PGA Tour via YouTube
Miguel Angel Jimenez' reaction to sinking a big putt Friday brought back memories of Chi Chi Rodriguez.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

TaylorMade expands its family of counterbalanced putters with three new models

TaylorMade counterbalanced putters
Courtesy of TaylorMade
The new versions of TaylorMade's counterbalanced Spider Mallet, Spider Blade and Daddy Long Legs feature new cosmetics and are designed to improve their stability even more.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Kevin Streelman's drive gets stuck in a tree at Bridgestone Invitational

Kevin Streelman
PGA Tour via YouTube
Kevin Streelman's tee shot on Thursday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitationalsomehow got hung up in the loose bark of a tree.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Nike to offer MM Proto irons in an extremely limited edition

Nike MM Proto irons
Thorbjorn Olesen via Twitter
Thorbjorn Olesen tried a set of Nike MM Proto irons earlier this week and decided to put them immediately into play.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Ryder Cup vibe obvious in Bridgestone Invitational pairings

Rory McIlroy and Matt Kuchar
Getty Images
Rory McIlroy and Matt Kuchar, paired together today at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, will see each other again at the Ryder Cup in September.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Tom Glavine gets special golf balls for Hall of Fame induction

Tom Glavine's Hall of Fame golf balls
Photo by Michael Abramowitz
"Nobody laughed harder than Tom Glavine" when he received a box of golf balls emblazoned with the number of his losses he recorded in his Major League career.

Rory McIlroy's British Open-winning golf ball up for auction

Rory McIlroy at the British Open
USA Today Sports Images
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Happy first birthday to Zoe Mahan

Zoe Mahan gold putter
Ping Golf via Twitter
Ping celebrated Zoe's first birthday by giving us another look at her special putter, which has her name, birthdate and birth weight on it.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Cleveland Golf offers extremely limited run of Tour Rack wedges

Cleveland Tour Rack wedges
Courtesy of Cleveland Golf
The new Tour Rack wedges from Cleveland Golf unique dark finish that makes them look like they just came out of the freezer and are still covered in ice crystals.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

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