Golf Buzz

Cheyenne Woods throws out first pitch at Tampa Bay Rays game
The Symetra Tour is in the Tampa Bay area this week, and several of the players took advantage of the chance to attend the Minnesota Twins-Tampa Bay Rays game on Wednesday night.
23 Apr 2014 - 10:02pm - 0 Comments
Kuchar latest to get the Tom Watson seal of Ryder Cup approval
First, Bubba Watson. Now, Matt Kuchar. Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson tweeted his seal of approval after Kuchar's amazing hole-out from the bunker to win last weekend's RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links. 
23 Apr 2014 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments
Zurich Classic of New Orleans
It typically takes a score in the mid-to-high teens under par or better to win the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, which starts Thursday at TPC Louisiana. Defending champ Billy Horschel was victorious in 2013 with a score of 20-under par.
23 Apr 2014 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson speaks at Georgia student athlete banquet
Monday was a big day in the Bubba Watson camp. His caddie, Ted Scott, spent the day trying to play his way into the Zurich Classic over in New Orleans.
22 Apr 2014 - 7:57pm - 0 Comments
Florida golf coach Buddy Alexander retiring at end of season
Buddy Alexander, the men's golf coach at the University of Florida for 27 seasons, will retire at the end of the current campaign, he said on Tuesday.
22 Apr 2014 - 3:39pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson's caddie tries to qualify for Zurich Classic
There are caddies on the PGA Tour who have plenty of game.
22 Apr 2014 - 9:35am - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner plays table tennis in China
Reigning PGA Champion Jason Dufner is in China this week to play in the Volvo China Open -- an event on the European Tour's International schedule.
22 Apr 2014 - 8:48am - 0 Comments
Miguel Angel Jimenez -- Most Interesting Golfer in the World eyes Ryder Cup
When you're the "Most Interesting" anything, it means you do things the rest of us can't relate to.
21 Apr 2014 - 9:59am - 0 Comments
Golf, hula, ping pong: Michelle Wie's triathlon?
In addition to her regular job playing golf on the LPGA Tour, Michelle Wie had herself an event-full Saturday. Call it the Wie Triathlon.
20 Apr 2014 - 12:29pm - 0 Comments
Jimmy Walker gets gag gift from his friends back home
If you worry that winning three PGA Tour events this season, dominating the FedExCup points list and rising into the top 20 in the world ranking might have given Jimmy Walker the big head, then fret no more.
19 Apr 2014 - 10:53pm - 0 Comments
Live alligator featured in latest Bryan Brothers golf trick shot video
Golf trick shots are a serious thing, it turns out.
18 Apr 2014 - 1:04pm - 0 Comments
New golf trick shot with pots and pans
Another day, another golf trick shot. This time, it involves pots, pans and a glass.  
18 Apr 2014 - 11:51am - 0 Comments
Pablo Larrazabal attacked by hornets, jumps in lake at European Tour event
If you want to talk about a rough day at the office, don't go complaining to Spain's Pablo Larrazabal.
18 Apr 2014 - 8:55am - 0 Comments
Watch: New golf trick shot mixes in baseball bat
Trick shots have been getting a lot of run around these parts lately, thanks largely to the Bryan Brothers.
17 Apr 2014 - 10:52am - 0 Comments
Which golf club scares you the most?
Back in December, while playing in the PNC Father-Son Challenge, Jack Nicklaus was asked a simple question: Over the years, did he have a favorite club or set of clubs?
17 Apr 2014 - 8:54am - 0 Comments
Players Championship switches to three-hole aggregate playoff format
If there is a playoff at The Players Championship this season, it will be a three-hole aggregate shootout over the closing holes at the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass. 
16 Apr 2014 - 4:50pm - 0 Comments
RBC Heritage
One week after the pressure cooker that is the Masters, many PGA Tour players head to Hilton Head Island, S.C., for rest, relaxation, family time and the RBC Heritage and breathtaking Harbour Town.
16 Apr 2014 - 10:34am - 0 Comments
John Daly hits a drive out of womans mouth
John Daly didn't play in the Masters last week, but he definitely hit one of the shots of the week.
16 Apr 2014 - 12:57am - 0 Comments
British Amateur champion Garrick Porteous turns pro
Garrick Porteous of England, the reigning British Amateur champion, has turned professional. He will make his pro debut this week in the European Tour's Maybank Malaysian Open.
15 Apr 2014 - 8:03pm - 0 Comments