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Golf tips: How to play from tough lies, like pine straw

pine straw
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You're going to see plenty of shots hit from the pine straw at Augusta National during Masters week. Here we explain how to execute the shot if you ever find your own golf ball on some pine straw.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Published: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 | 8:55 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Social media reaction to Lexi Thompson's four-stroke penalty

Lexi Thompson
@GolfChannel
People had a lot to say about how things unfolded Sunday night at the LPGA's ANA Inspiration, where late leader Lexi Thompson was assessed a four-stroke penalty for something that happened a day earlier after playing 12 holes in the final round.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, April 03, 2017 | 11:19 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Golf tips: How to putt on fast greens

Danny Willett
USA Today Sports Images
A common description of the greens at Augusta National during Masters week? "Lightning fast." PGA Professional Jeff Martin offers up three tips on how you can improve your putting when faced with super speedy greens.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Published: Monday, April 03, 2017 | 8:00 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Lexi Thompson assessed four-stroke penalty while leading ANA Inspiration

Lexi Thompson
@GolfChannel
Twelve holes into her final round at the ANA Inspiration where she led by two on Sunday, Lexi Thompson was assessed a four-stroke penalty for an infraction that occurred in Saturday's third round.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, April 02, 2017 | 9:24 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Is the 'flop shot catch challenge' really a thing?

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First it was the "Ice Bucket Challenge," then the "Get Out Challenge," and now the "Flop Shot Catch Challenge"?
By Matt S. Craig
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, April 02, 2017 | 2:01 p.m.

Matt S. Craig is a PGA.com intern and a Digital Sports Production student at Ball State University.


Angel Cabrera makes walk-off ace at Shell Houston Open

angel cabrera
@PGATOUR on Twitter
On his final hole at the Shell Houston Open on Sunday, Angel Cabrera made a hole-in-one.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, April 02, 2017 | 12:59 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Amateur, 16, makes hole-in-one in LPGA's first major of 2017

Eun Jeong Seong
@LPGA
Eun Jeong Seong, 16, is playing in the LPGA's ANA Inspiration this week. In Thursday's opening round, she made a hole-in-one.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, March 30, 2017 | 2:43 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Your favorite Masters moments

Masters
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Few venues in sport provide more drama and more memorable moments than Augusta National during the week of the Masters.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, March 30, 2017 | 1:04 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Phil Mickelson chips in for birdie at Shell Houston Open

Phil Mickelson
@PGATOUR on Twitter
In Houston to prepare for next week's Masters, Phil Mickelson is showing us that his dazzling short game is ready for Augusta National.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, March 30, 2017 | 10:46 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Check out the size of the gator casually roaming a Kiawah Island golf course

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Kiawah Island is home to some of the best golf courses in the country. It's also the home to some massive alligators.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | 8:40 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


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