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Next two U.S. Open venues have very different stories

Chambers Bay
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Chambers Bay hosted the 2010 U.S. Amateur in part to show that the course could handle a U.S. Open.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Jimmy Walker gets gag gift from his friends back home

Jimmy Walker
Jimmy Walker via Twitter
Jimmy Walker has a group of friends there who definitely aren't shy pointing out his on-course failings, rare though they have been this season.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Donald Ross course purchased by Union League nation's most prominent city club

Torresdale-Frankford Country Club
Courtesy of Torresdale-Frankford Country Club
Torresdale-Frankford Country Club in Philadelphia, home of a historic Donald Ross golf course, is being purchased by the Union League city club.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

TaylorMade unveils white SLDR driver

TaylorMade White SLDR driver
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The white version of the TaylorMade SLDR driver is identical to the original black edition in every way but color – meaning it also includes a 20-gram weight that slides along a track on the front of the sole to let golfers to dial in their preferred trajectory.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Players Championship switches to three-hole aggregate playoff format

TPC Sawgrass
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The Players Championship's new playoff format means the three-hole shootout will end at the par-4 18th hole.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

John Daly hits a drive out of womans mouth

John Daly hits ball out of woman's mouth
John Daly via Twitter
John Daly is making a habit out of using humans as tees.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

British Amateur champion Garrick Porteous turns pro

Garrick Porteous
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Garrick Porteous will try to earn a spot on the European Tour the remainder of this season.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

What did Bubba Watson caddie J Ted Scott get for winning the Masters? Heres what

Bubba Watson and caddie J. Ted Scott
J. Ted Scott via Twitter
J. Ted Scott has won two Masters in the last three seasons as the caddie for Bubba Watson.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Bubba Watson gets one extra-special tweet after winning the Masters

Bubba Watson at the Masters
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Bubba Watson will swap his green jacket for the U.S. Ryder Cup team wardrobe in September
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

who looked best masters sunday we make our picks

Masters Sunday fashion
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Rory McIlroy, Rickie Fowler and Fred Couples topped our fashion leaderboard on Saturday at the Masters.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

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