Golf Buzz

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Lenexa sinkhole creates new golf course hazard
Heavy rains this month are being blamed for a massive sinkhole that appeared on a golf course in Lenexa, Kan., over the weekend. But that hasn't stopped the course from being in business -- or golfers from playing that hole.
23 Jun 2015 - 11:09am - 0 Comments
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Anna Nordqvist's glass trophy shatters, replacement ordered
Golf trophies come in all manner of shapes and sizes.
23 Jun 2015 - 9:40am - 0 Comments
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Golf simulator opens at Safeco Field
Take me out to the ... virtual driving range?
23 Jun 2015 - 8:56am - 0 Comments
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Jason Day withdraws from Travelers Championship
Three days after collapsing with vertigo symptoms while playing in the U.S. Open, Jason Day has decided to withdraw from this week's Travelers Championship. Tournament officials made the announcement via Twitter:  
23 Jun 2015 - 8:30am - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson's missed birdie putt to force playoff
For the first time since 2002, a player has won the first two majors of the season.
21 Jun 2015 - 10:48pm - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth wins 2015 U.S. Open at Chambers Bay
  Watch: Interview with U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth at bottom of this page   UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Another major for Jordan Spieth.
21 Jun 2015 - 10:18pm - 0 Comments
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Rory McIlroy is on fire at Chambers Bay, holes 72-foot putt
The world's No. 1-ranked player entered the final round of the U.S. Open with nothing to lose, really. At 4 over, he was eight shots out of the lead. Anything can happen in a U.S. Open, but, let's be honest -- low numbers aren't easy to come by.
21 Jun 2015 - 6:42pm - 0 Comments
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Chris Kirk started his day with a 10 on the first hole
In case you missed it earlier today, Chris Kirk made a sextuple-bogey (is that even a thing?) 10 on the par-4 first hole at Chambers Bay in the final round of the U.S. Open.
21 Jun 2015 - 5:58pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Keegan Bradley's kick-in eagle at No. 12
The 12th hole at Chambers Bay is playing as a 270-yard, par-4 today. As you can imagine, most of the field is going for it off the tee.
21 Jun 2015 - 4:59pm - 0 Comments
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Ernie Els holes out for eagle on No. 16
No matter how you feel about Chambers Bay as a golf course, you've got to admit -- it has produced some awesome looking golf shots.
21 Jun 2015 - 4:44pm - 0 Comments
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Phil Mickelson whiffs on chip shot
It wasn't the greatest week for Phil Mickelson -- a six-time U.S. Open runner up -- at Chambers Bay.
21 Jun 2015 - 3:50pm - 0 Comments
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Billy Horschel takes ax-like swing with putter after bogey
Billy Horschel took a bogey at the par-3 sixth hole this afternoon at Chambers Bay. And then this happened:
21 Jun 2015 - 2:59pm - 0 Comments
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Jason Day birdies 17, 18 to take clubhouse lead
There was a bit of uncertainty as to whether or not Jason Day would even tee off in the third round of the U.S. Open. And, if he did, there was uncertainty about whether he'd be able to complete his round.
20 Jun 2015 - 9:35pm - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth off to roaring start to third round of U.S. Open
Jordan Spieth entered the third round of the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay on Saturday tied for the 36-hole lead with Patrick Reed at 5-under par. Early on, it looked as though Spieth might be leaving everyone in the dust.
20 Jun 2015 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
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Henrik Stenson eating his greens before taking on Chambers Bay greens
Henrik Stenson is one of the all-time funny guys in golf. One day after describing the greens at Chambers Bay as, "pretty much like putting on broccoli," Henrik Stenson put a picture of his lunch on Facebook before embarking on the third round of the U.S. Open:
20 Jun 2015 - 3:09pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Chris Kirk holes out for eagle from fairway
When you're battling to make the cut at the U.S. Open, every shot is important. But some seem more important than others.
19 Jun 2015 - 9:04pm - 0 Comments
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Jason Day collapses on ninth hole, finishes round
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Jason Day was overcome by dizziness and collapsed on his final hole at the U.S.
19 Jun 2015 - 4:49pm - 0 Comments
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Moments after 'joke' shot, Jason Day holes out for birdie
Jason Day's third shot from short range on the par-5 first hole at Chambers Bay -- his 10th hole in the second round of the U.S. Open on Friday -- sailed through the green and rolled roughly 30 yards off.
19 Jun 2015 - 2:39pm - 0 Comments
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Darren Clarke putt somehow doesn't drop
The greens at Chambers Bay this week have been a serious point of contention amongst players. Ernie Els called them, "the worst," he's played on in his career. Sergio Garcia said via his Twitter account that they're, "just as bad as the look on TV."
19 Jun 2015 - 12:39pm - 0 Comments