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Phrankenwood in Phil Mickelson's bag at Augusta

Callaway Phrankenwood
Courtesy of Callaway Golf
The 'Phrankenwood' that Phil Mickelson will use at the Masters blends the heat of a driver with the workability of a fairway wood.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 | 3:01 p.m.

Bubba Watson's Champions Dinner a feast of southern favorites

Bubba Watson'a autographed menu from Champions Dinner
Bubba Watson via Twitter
Bubba Watson'a autographed menu from Champions Dinner contains the signatures of many of golf's greatest champions.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 | 12:46 a.m.

Rickie Fowler's Masters outfits are cool and colorful

Rickie Fowler's Masters outfits
Courtesy of Puma Golf
Rickie Fowler will blend right in Thursday through Saturday, then stand out as usual on Sunday.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, April 08, 2013 | 10:46 p.m.

Tiger and Lindsey are over

New York Times Magzine Meh List
Annmarie Dodd via Twitter
Tiger Woods is on the "Meh List," but at least he's No. 1.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, April 07, 2013 | 4:06 p.m.

Titleist makes 712U utility irons available for custom order

Titleist 712U utility irons
Courtesy of Titleist
The heads of the Titleist 712U utility irons are chrome plated with a satin finish, and are slightly larger than the standard 2-irons, 3-irons and 4-irons in the Titleist MB 712 and CB 712 series.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Saturday, April 06, 2013 | 6:52 p.m.

Jim Furyk trying two-driver strategy at Valero Texas Open

Jim Furyk at the Valero Texas Open
Getty Images
Jim Furyk, at the Valero Texas Open, is finding his 9.5-degree Callaway RAZR Fit Xtreme driver to be longer and the 10.5-degree model a little more accurate.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, April 05, 2013 | 5:55 p.m.

'Stupid idea' to play in Korea, says Alvaro Quiros

Alvaro Quiros
Getty Images
The political instability on the Korean peninsula is affecting Alvaro Quiros' travel plans.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, April 05, 2013 | 1:59 p.m.

Course architects compiling their own top 100 course rankings

Pebble Beach Golf Links
Getty Images
Pebble Beach Golf Links is a staple of top 100 golf course rankings.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, April 04, 2013 | 2:03 p.m.

TaylorMade to build new golf ball plant in South Carolina

TaylorMade Lethal golf ball
Courtesy of TaylorMade
The success of such TaylorMade balls as the new Lethal has prompted the company to construct a new golf ball plant.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, April 03, 2013 | 1:54 p.m.

Pete Dye featured on '60 Minutes Sports'

Steve Kroft and Pete Dye
Courtesy of 60 Minutes Sports
'60 Minutes' correspondent Steve Kroft caught up with course architect extraordinaire Pete Dye at Harbour Town.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, April 02, 2013 | 3:51 p.m.

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