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CHICAGO -- It's a staff known for going low. Cubs starters lead baseball with a collective 2.34 ERA through Wednesday, and the opposition hits a measly .204 when Jake Arrieta, Jon Lester, John Lackey, Jason Hammel or Kyle Hendricks takes the hill.
Why does Jordan Spieth mark his golf balls with a Z?
Here's something I'll bet you didn't know. Jordan Spieth has a very specific way of marking his golf balls, as you'll see in this awesome video posted on YouTube by Titleist.
29 Sep 2015 - 11:09am - 0 Comments
Watch: Jordan Spieth skips balls across pond in practice before Tour Championship final round
Because a $10 million payday for winning the 2015 FedExCup title at East Lake Golf Club didn't seem all that challenging, Jordan Spieth used some of his warmup time before Sunday's final round doing a few trick shots for the camera.
28 Sep 2015 - 8:19am - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth's fellow players react to him winning FedExCup
  At the mere age of 22, Jordan Spieth has gone where no golfer had gone before.
27 Sep 2015 - 11:17pm - 0 Comments
Little Rickie Fowler fan goes nuts over Rickie Fowler's shot
  Rickie Fowler isn't going to win the Tour Championship or the FedExCup today, but this video clip very likely is the best fan reaction shot of the year.   Check out how the "little Rickie" on the left reacts to a shot fro
27 Sep 2015 - 4:12pm - 0 Comments
Battle for Vardon Trophy coming down to the wire between Jordan Spieth, Jason Day
There's another on-course battle going on at East Lake Golf Club this weekend between Jordan Spieth and Jason Day that involves one of the oldest and most prestigious awards in golf.
26 Sep 2015 - 9:07am - 0 Comments
Scott Piercy plays his front nine at Tour Championship with no pars
  By the time the PGA Tour whittles its field down to the top 30 for the Tour Championship, that field is pretty much guys who are on top of their games.   That includes Scott Piercy – until today.
25 Sep 2015 - 2:13pm - 0 Comments
Graeme McDowell may have just made the year's best par at the European Open
If ever a round of golf needed a jolt of positivity, it was Graeme McDowell's second round at the 2015 Porsche European Open. McDowell was hovering near the cutline when he hit his tee shot on the par 4 13th.
25 Sep 2015 - 11:41am - 0 Comments
Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes eyes a second career as a pro golfer
  The PGA Tour's playoffs conclude this weekend, but Major League Baseball's pennant races are still going strong.
24 Sep 2015 - 3:15pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth photobombs fans at East Lake Golf Club
Ansley Fetz was given tickets to Wednesday's practice round of the Tour Championship by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. She won the internet among golf fans worldwide when this happened:  
24 Sep 2015 - 10:34am - 0 Comments
Callaway Golf holds its 100th clubfitting for military veterans
  One of the many reasons golf is so great is the commitment to charity so prevalent throughout the game.
23 Sep 2015 - 7:04pm - 0 Comments
Jason Day: 'It's like Jordan and Rory had a baby, and I was it'
Jason Day said what?
23 Sep 2015 - 12:51pm - 0 Comments
Did anybody lose a goat at Carolinas PGA headquarters?
We've seen our share of odd animals on golf courses, but this may be a first. Officials at the PGA Carolinas Section headquarters in Browns Summit, N.C., found an unusual visitor to their offices Tuesday morning: a stray goat, which was enjoying breakfast on the lawn.
22 Sep 2015 - 1:16pm - 0 Comments
Even in defeat, it was a week to remember for U.S. PGA Cup Captain Allen Wronowski
SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- For the first time in the history of the PGA Cup, the Great Britain and Ireland team has won the Llandudno International Trophy on U.S. soil.
20 Sep 2015 - 7:44pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Rickie Fowler gets a ricochet from a rock onto the fairway
Sometimes in golf, forces align against you ... in good ways. On the 18th hole during Sunday's final round of the BMW Championship, Rickie Fowler faced a long approach shot to reach the green in 2. He went for it instead of laying up, but this happened instead:
20 Sep 2015 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments
PGA Cup: Sunday Singles pairings and tee times
Click here to return to the 2015 PGA Cup home page   SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- Here are the tee times and pairings for Sunday's Singles session of the 27th PGA
19 Sep 2015 - 10:23pm - 0 Comments
U.S. PGA Cup team invested in winning... and one another
Click here to return to the 2015 PGA Cup home page   SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- The 27th PGA Cup between the U.S.
19 Sep 2015 - 10:14pm - 0 Comments
Omar Uresti, Sean Dougherty rally for crucial half-point at PGA Cup
Click here to return to the 2015 PGA Cup home page SAN MARTIN, Calif. -- In match play, it's not over until it's over. Strange things can -- and will -- happen.
19 Sep 2015 - 6:24pm - 0 Comments
Alan Morin proves there's no 'I' in team
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19 Sep 2015 - 5:58pm - 0 Comments
PGA Cup: Saturday afternoon Foursomes pairings and tee times
Click here to return to the 2015 PGA Cup home page   Here are the tee times and pairings for Saturday afternoon's Foursomes (alternate shot) session of the 27th PGA Cup at CordeValle in San M
19 Sep 2015 - 4:36pm - 0 Comments