PGA News Archive

Tuesday, September 01, 2015
This week's pro golf events | August 31-September 6, 2015
  PGA TOUR DEUTSCHE BANK CHAMPIONSHIP   Site: Norton, Massachusetts. Schedule: Friday-Monday. Course: TPC Boston (7,216 yards, par 71). Purse:
Jordan Spieth throws out first pitch at Red Sox-Yankees game
  Jordan Spieth won two majors this year, and now he's thrown out the first pitch in two Major League Baseball games as well.   Spieth
Notebook: Revamped FedExCup points system creates less volatility
  NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Points in the FedExCup playoffs are worth four times the value this year, down from five times the value a year ago.
Graeme McDowell already grinding toward the 2016 Ryder Cup
  A lot's going on in Graeme McDowell's life these days. He got married a few years ago, and now has a young daughter and a popular restaurant to look after.
For top players, next two playoff events are practice for East Lake
NORTON, Mass. – Jordan Spieth has missed three cuts on the PGA Tour this year, and the Barclays rated the most irritating for one reason. "Because it happened about an hour ago," he said.
TaylorMade shows how Jason Day's putter is made
  Jason Day could probably sink putts with a monkey wrench these days, but the fact is that he's won three of his last four starts – the RBC Canadian Open, the PGA Championship and the Barclays – with a prototype model of TaylorMade's Ghost Itsy Bitsy
Tiger Woods bronze statue for sale on Craigslist
It's absolutely amazing the stuff you can find on Craigslist. There really is something out there for everyone. And, as it turns out, there's someone in Japan who's hopeful there's someone out there looking for a "Tiger Woods bronze statue."
Duck Dynasty star attempts shot while knee-deep in pond
How far would you go to save a stroke on the golf course?
Monday, August 31, 2015
Dash Day is taking after his father on the driving range
  Thanks to Jason Day's amazing run of success this summer, we've all gotten to meet his young son, Dash.
Nina Agdal's golf swing is getting better fast
  We first noticed that supermodel Nina Agdal was interested in golf late last year, when she began posting social media photos and video of herself out on the course.   Now, we're pleased to report, not only is the Dani
New Big Three: McIlroy, Spieth, Day?
EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jordan Spieth was gone, but not forgotten, certainly not by Jason Day.
Kansas father, son ace same hole on back-to-back shots
HUTCHINSON, Kansas -- After Kent, Keaton and Kalen Hilst teed off on the par-3, 128-yard fourth hole at Cottonwood Hills on Wednesday, August 19, Kalen rolled his eyes at his dad and big brother and gave them a stern look.
25 earn PGA Tour cards as Dicky Pride wins Web.com Portland Open
  NORTH PLAINS, Ore.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
Yokohama LPGA title goes to Tamulis
PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Kris Tamulis won the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title.
Inkster wins The Legends Championship
FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) — U.S. Solheim Cup captain Juli Inkster won The Legends Championship on Sunday, finishing with a 4-under 68 for a two-stroke victory over Trish Johnson.
Day fires 62, buries Barclays field
EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jason Day powered and putted his way to another blowout against a world-class field Sunday at The Barclays.
Maggert captures Dick's Sporting Goods Open
ENDICOTT, N.Y. (AP) — Jeff Maggert won the Dick's Sporting Goods Open on Sunday for his fourth Champions Tour victory of the year, closing with a 6-under 66 to beat Paul Goydos by two strokes.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of August 30, 2015
  What equipment did Jason Day and this week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Agent: Daly had collapsed lung
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — John Daly was out of the hospital and playing golf again Sunday less than 24 hours after he was stricken on the course with what he says was a collapsed lung.
Pieters wins Czech Masters for 1st European Tour victory
VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic -- Thomas Pieters shot a 3-under 69 on Sunday to win the Czech Masters by three strokes for his first European Tour victory.