PGA Tour

Gary Christian is among 11 players at the Sony Open who are playing on the PGA Tour for the first time. He took a route to the big leagues unlike the others.
Snedeker, 2011 RBC Heritage champ, glad to be back after Masters finish
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – Brandt Snedeker stepped in front of the cameras, offered a few opening remarks about the RBC Heritage and then took a breath. ''Go ahead,'' he told the group. ''I know it's coming.''
18 Apr 2013 - 3:17pm - 0 Comments
Els happy that Scott won Masters, seeking win of his own at Heritage
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Ernie Els might've been the second happiest golfer at Augusta National last Sunday night when good friend Adam Scott slipped on the green jacket as the Masters' champion.
17 Apr 2013 - 6:04pm - 0 Comments
Masters might consider putting rules officials with every group in future
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Rules officials from golf organizations around the world work at the Masters, most of them assigned various parts of the golf course. But it remains the only major championship that doesn't have a rules official walk with every group. 
16 Apr 2013 - 9:48pm - 3 Comments
Westwood of England now considered best player never to win a major
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Lee Westwood can officially be considered the best player to have never won a major.  Sergio Garcia is right behind. 
16 Apr 2013 - 9:41pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Kaymer cannot be rookie of year after PGA Tour rule changes
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Martin Kaymer is no longer eligible to win rookie of the year on the PGA Tour. 
16 Apr 2013 - 9:35pm - 0 Comments
Scott rises to third in world ranking, a career high, after Masters playoff win
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Nine months after blowing a four-shot lead in the British Open, Adam Scott gained sweet redemption with a dramatic Masters triumph at a rain-soaked Augusta National on Sunday.
15 Apr 2013 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Masters TV ratings rise 26 percent over last year as Scott wins playoff
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Adam Scott's playoff victory over Angel Cabrera helped provide a 26 percent boost in overnight ratings for the Masters on CBS. The final round Sunday went two extra holes before Scott made a birdie to beat Cabrera for his first major title.
15 Apr 2013 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Masters Notebook: Day and Leishman join in great day for Australians
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- It was a g'day for all the Australians.  Not only did Adam Scott win the Masters on Sunday, ending the country's agonizing drought at Augusta National, Jason Day and Marc Leishman gave Australia three golfers in the top four. 
14 Apr 2013 - 11:14pm - 0 Comments
Australia, and Aussies worldwide, jubilant over Scott's Masters victory
BRISBANE, Australia -- It began overnight on social media in Australia, hours before three of the country's best golfers teed off among the top five in the final round of the Masters in that elusive pursuit of a green jacket. 
14 Apr 2013 - 10:22pm - 0 Comments
Woods leaves Masters empty-handed, unable to recover from ricochet shot
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- A Masters that began with such promise for Tiger Woods effectively ended late in the second round, when his near-perfect wedge struck the flagstick at No. 15 and ricocheted into the water. 
14 Apr 2013 - 9:40pm - 0 Comments
Snedeker falls short in bid to win Masters, but sheds no tears this time
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The last time Brandt Snedeker came this close to winning the Masters, he wept uncontrollably, distraught that the tournament he's dreamed of winning since he was a child slipped through his fingers. 
14 Apr 2013 - 9:09pm - 0 Comments
Scott wins Masters, edging Cabrera on second hole of sudden death playoff
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Adam Scott barely had time to think about an Australian in a green jacket when a sudden roar from the 18th green and a quick look at the TV reminded him it's never been easy. Not for him in the majors.
14 Apr 2013 - 8:19pm - 0 Comments
Watson makes a 10 in his final round as defending champion at Masters
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Bubba Watson is done with his Masters after shooting a 5-over 77 Sunday that included a 10 on the 12th hole.  The defending champion finished the tournament at 7-over 295, 17 shots worse than the 278 he shot a year ago. 
14 Apr 2013 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments
Guan ends his Masters debut with 75, has no plans to turn pro anytime soon
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- No matter what the leaderboard says, Guan Tianlang leaves the Masters a winner. 
14 Apr 2013 - 4:31pm - 1 Comments
Notebook: Watson wants to enjoy his final round as Masters champion
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Bubba Watson is about to be replaced. 
14 Apr 2013 - 12:24am - 0 Comments
Three Australians in top five after 54 holes want to end their Masters oh-fer
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Aussies have had enough of their oh-fer at Augusta National. 
14 Apr 2013 - 12:15am - 0 Comments
Woods stays in Masters hunt after two shot penalty applied on Saturday
  AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The 5-iron was almost as good as the wedge the day before. Tiger Woods played the 15th hole Saturday as if he wanted payback, and this time there was nothing controversial about it.
13 Apr 2013 - 8:58pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy loses five shots in mid-round stumble to fall out of contention
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- No sooner had Rory McIlroy moved into contention than he took himself out. 
13 Apr 2013 - 8:23pm - 0 Comments
Cabrera and Snedeker lead Masters, but 11 players still within five shots
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The longest, strangest day at the Masters for Tiger Woods began with a text message from his agent Saturday morning to meet with Augusta National officials nearly six hours before his tee time.
13 Apr 2013 - 7:47pm - 0 Comments