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Jessica Korda fires caddie mid-round, hires boyfriend

Jessica Korda and Johnny DelPrete at the U.S. Women's Open
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Jessica Korda and her boyfriend-turned-caddie traded a high-five after he took over for her regular caddie on Saturday.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Bob Vokey approves of Rob Labritz's walkoff wedge shot

Bob Vokey and Rob Labritz
Vokey Wedges via Twitter
Wedge designer Bob Vokey (l) and PGA Professional Rob Labritz worked on Labritz's wedges a few months before Labritz used one of them to earn a spot in the PGA Championship in very dramatic fashion.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Titleist gives first look at 714 series of irons

Titleist 714 Series of irons
Courtesy of Titleist
The four models that will make up the 714 Series of irons are now undergoing what Titleist calls the "performance validation process" before being released to the retail market for the 2014 golf season.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Callaway Mack Daddy 2 wedges new from grooves to sole

Callaway Mack Daddy 2 wedges
Courtesy of Callaway Golf
The Callaway Mack Daddy 2 wedges feature a rough face and aggressive grooves, and come in either a shiny or smoky finish.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Play with a Patriot Sweepstakes to benefit Folds of Honor

Folds of Honor
The Play with a Patriot Sweepstakes will benefit the spouses and children of soldiers killed or disabled in service to our country.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

PGA of America President Ted Bishop issues update on anchoring ban status

Ted Bishop
Montana Pritchard/The PGA of America
PGA of America President Ted Bishop said Monday that The PGA will continue to confer with the PGA Tour on the status of the anchor ban.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Bernard Hunt, longtime Ryder Cup figure, dies at 83

1973 Great Britain Ryder Cup team
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Bernard Hunt, far right, captained the 1973 Great Britain Ryder Cup, which played the United States tight before finally succumbing.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Tiger Woods major quest is taking a toll, says Hank Haney

Hank Haney and Tiger Woods
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Hank Haney believes that winning majors will get even more difficult as Tiger Woods gets to Jack Nicklaus' all-time record.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Bubba Watson tattoo trumps Davis Love ink

Tattoo of Bubba Watson
Ping Golf Europe via Twitter
Bubba Watson made an appearance at the BMW International Open in Germany on Tuesday, thanks to this guy's tattoo.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Phil Mickelson consolation, a lower tax bill

Phil Mickelson at the U.S. Open
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Phil Mickelson was spared the angst of paying an even higher tax bill, says CPA K. Sean Packard.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

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