PGA Tour

  FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Chris Kirk was prepared to need a putt for a playoff at the Crowne Plaza Invitational Colonial. No extra holes were necessary Sunday for Kirk to get his fourth PGA Tour victory.
Multiple wayward drives keep Woods scrambling in first round of Masters
Two weeks removed from his first victory in two years, Tiger Woods had a few big misses in Thursday’s opening round of the Masters. “Same old motor patterns with all the clubs,” said Woods. “The Hank [Haney] backswing with a new downswing.”
5 Apr 2012 - 6:23pm - 0 Comments
Top 10: Best Players Never to Win The Masters
Through the years The Masters has been won by many great champions, check out the Top 10 best players who never don the green jacket.
2 Apr 2012 - 3:53pm - 0 Comments
Notes: Harrington signs three part- time sponsors for special charity push
Three companies have signed up to advertise through Padraig Harrington in a unique, part-time sponsorship to raise money for his wife’s cousin, who was paralyzed from the waist down in a car accident.
1 Apr 2012 - 11:49pm - 0 Comments
Mahan wins Shell Houston Open by one over Pettersson, second 2012 title
Hunter Mahan shot a 1-under 71 on Sunday to win the Shell Houston Open, edging out Carl Pettersson by one stroke.
1 Apr 2012 - 6:30pm - 0 Comments
Oosthuizen leads Shell Houston Open after 54 holes with second straight 66
Louis Oosthuizen took a moment at Redstone on Saturday to take in the view of the golf course backlit by the setting sun. The rest of the day, he was all business.
31 Mar 2012 - 8:48pm - 0 Comments
Oosthuizen and Davis tied at Houston Open as darkness halts Friday play
Brian Davis changed his life last year, and he's finally seeing the adjustments translate to better golf scores. Davis shot a 65 in his second round Friday and shares the lead at 11 under par with Louis Oosthuizen at the rain-delayed Shell Houston Open.
30 Mar 2012 - 9:14pm - 0 Comments
Cabrera and Pettersson share lead as rain halts first round of Houston Open
Angel Cabrera and Carl Pettersson took advantage of early tee times to beat the rain and share the early lead in the Shell Houston Open.
29 Mar 2012 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Wagner, re-dedicated to golf game, back at site of first victory in Houston
Johnson Wagner’s first PGA Tour victory proved to be more of an anomaly than a springboard.
29 Mar 2012 - 12:18pm - 0 Comments
Els not feeling pressure at Houston Open, despite needing win for Masters
Ernie Els is approaching the Shell Houston Open like any other tournament, and not worrying about the bigger prize at stake.
28 Mar 2012 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Westwood skips trip to Augusta, will warm up for Masters at Houston Open
Lee Westwood will make his 56th attempt to win a major next week, and for the fourth year running is warming up at the Shell Houston Open. There is a difference this time, though. He did not stop at Augusta National en route to Texas.
28 Mar 2012 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments
Molinari to rest up before majors this year in quest to make Ryder Cup team
Francesco Molinari will rest in the week leading up to all four major championships in a bid to retain his place in the European Ryder Cup team this year. The 29-year-old Italian missed the cut in the opening three majors last year, the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open.
27 Mar 2012 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
With long-awaited win behind him, Woods starts second phase of career
Tiger Woods might be the only one who doesn’t consider his win at Bay Hill the start of a comeback.
26 Mar 2012 - 8:14pm - 0 Comments
Palmer out of hospital, back at Bay Hill after stay to check blood pressure
Arnold Palmer is out of the hospital and back at work.
26 Mar 2012 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
Woods returns to top 10 in world rank after five-shot victory at Bay Hill
Tiger Woods hit so many great shots that he couldn’t single one out as the best of his week at the Arnold Palmer Invitational. Winning was as sweet as ever, even after a PGA Tour drought that stretched over 923 days and 27 tournaments.
26 Mar 2012 - 2:24pm - 0 Comments
Woods downplays victory, but world of golf knows its significance
A celebratory high-five with his caddie before he ever got to the green. More happiness than most galleries have witnessed since a sex scandal ripped apart his life and helped take down his game.
26 Mar 2012 - 1:17am - 1 Comments
Crane and Lawrie secure spots at the Masters, Els falls short by one spot
Ben Crane had to wait until the end of the Arnold Palmer Invitational  on Sunday to make sure he was going to the Masters.
26 Mar 2012 - 12:31am - 3 Comments
Palmer taken to hospital for blood pressure, misses awards ceremony
Arnold Palmer was hospitalized Sunday afternoon because of high blood pressure from new medication, missing the trophy presentation at his tournament when Tiger Woods won for the first time in 30 months on the PGA Tour. Palmer was being kept overnight as a precaution.
25 Mar 2012 - 8:00pm - 0 Comments
Woods wins at Arnold Palmer for first PGA Tour victory in 30 months
His ball safely over the water, Tiger Woods walked toward the 18th green Sunday as he had done over the last 30 months on the PGA Tour, with one big difference. There was no mistaking that smile. "Pure joy," he said.
25 Mar 2012 - 6:42pm - 1 Comments
Woods leads by one over McDowell after third round of Arnold Palmer
One swing cost Tiger Woods a comfortable lead at Bay Hill. All that mattered to him was his name atop the leaderboard at the end of the day, leaving him one round away from winning on the PGA Tour for the first time in 30 months.
24 Mar 2012 - 6:31pm - 0 Comments