In 1994, when major league baseball was in the midst of another labor crisis, Ken Griffey Jr. discovered his love for golf.
Players Champ'ship win might show us how big Jordan Spieth can be
  The way Jordan Spieth has played the last couple of months, it's become trendy to stamp him the PGA Tour's Next Big Thing.   How he fares at The Players Championship in Ponte Vedra this week could tell us just how big that migh
4 May 2015 - 9:59pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth paired together at Players Championship
  PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) – The match that didn't happen in San Francisco will be available in stroke play at The Players Championship this week.
4 May 2015 - 9:08pm - 0 Comments
How to succeed at match play
As we saw in Rory McIlroy's march to victory, match play requires an entirely different set of strategies than stroke play. PGA Professional Chris Czaja offers four tips to help you master the art of match play.
4 May 2015 - 6:26pm - 0 Comments
How much will Match Play win help Rory McIlroy? History is unclear
  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Unless he changed his routine, Rory McIlroy started celebrating his 26th birthday on Monday by going to the website of the Official World Golf Ranking to see where he stood.
4 May 2015 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
How much are Rory McIlroy's irons worth?
Few of us were shocked that Rory McIlroy won the WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship on Sunday.
4 May 2015 - 3:53pm - 0 Comments
French Lick boasts colorful history
  French Lick is a tiny town in Southern Indiana, known best to many as the home of basketball superstar Larry Bird, who led the Boston Celtics to three championships in the 1980s.
4 May 2015 - 1:48pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy sends clear message to rest of golf at Cadillac Match Play
  SAN FRANCISCO – Perhaps you missed the memo. Perhaps you were otherwise occupied over the weekend with so many other sports. But while you were busy watching basketball or boxing or horse racing or baseball or lawn darts or whatever ...
4 May 2015 - 11:04am - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Cup update
U.S. Ryder Cup update
4 May 2015 - 10:23am - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Cup points update
U.S. Ryder Cup points update
4 May 2015 - 10:20am - 0 Comments
Gary Woodland plunks tree, ball returns to his feet
In case you missed it on Sunday, Gary Woodland hit the kind of shot in the WGC-Cadillac Match Play Championship final against Rory McIlroy that we can all relate to.
4 May 2015 - 8:40am - 0 Comments
Woosnam wins Insperity playoff
THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) — Ian Woosnam made a 30-foot birdie putt in a playoff Sunday to win the Insperity Invitational for his first Champions Tour title.
4 May 2015 - 1:22am - 0 Comments
Inbee Park wins North Texas Shootout
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Inbee Park won the LPGA Tour's North Texas Shootout for the second time in three years Sunday, closing with a bogey-free 6-under 65 for a three-stroke victory.
3 May 2015 - 10:04pm - 0 Comments
Learn from McIlroy: Four match play tips
Match play uses the same skill set as stroke play, but an entirely different set of strategies. Because you're playing against an opponent instead of the entire field, it's almost like chess on grass.
3 May 2015 - 8:13pm - 0 Comments
AP report: Vonn, Woods end relationship
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The relationship between Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn is over, with both taking to social media to say they were parting ways. But even in a breakup, they stuck together in the announcement.
3 May 2015 - 8:02pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy wins Match Play Championship
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Rory McIlroy didn't need another comeback to win the Match Play Championship.
3 May 2015 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
What's in the winners' bags for the week of May 3, 2015
What equipment did Rory McIlroy and the week's other winners use to achieve victory?
3 May 2015 - 5:57pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy, Woodland reach final
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Needing another comeback, Rory McIlroy delivered another great finish Sunday to reach the final of the Match Play Championship.
3 May 2015 - 2:27pm - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus' grandson drafted by Buffalo Bills
If Jack and Barbara Nicklaus want to continue to follow their grandson's football exploits, they'd better bundle up. Nick O'Leary was drafted in the sixth round by the Buffalo Bills.  
3 May 2015 - 12:44pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood gets to Las Vegas in time for fight, Rory McIlroy does not
Tickets to the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight in Las Vegas? Priceless. Or pricey. Having to watch it instead from the TPC Harding Park media center? Disappointing, to say the least.
3 May 2015 - 12:23pm - 0 Comments