PGA Tour

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Jimmy Walker made himself right at home on the Texas Open leaderboard. Walker won his hometown event Sunday to become the first two-time winner this season on the PGA Tour, beating fellow Texan Jordan Spieth by four strokes.
Crane rallies to McGladrey Classic win, Simpson takes over money lead
Ben Crane knew he was going home Monday to be with his wife for the birth of their third child. He had no reason to believe he would be bringing the McGladrey Classic trophy with him.
16 Oct 2011 - 6:23pm - 0 Comments
Thompson leads McGladrey by one, Simpson falls back into tie for third
Webb Simpson shot a 1-under 69 on Saturday and is tied for third heading into the final round of the McGladrey Classic.
15 Oct 2011 - 5:12pm - 0 Comments
Simpson stays high up on McGladrey Classic board in quest for money title
Webb Simpson kept his name near the top of the leaderboard Friday at Sea Island and his eyes on a showdown with Luke Donald next week at Disney.
14 Oct 2011 - 5:30pm - 0 Comments
Donald to play Disney in attempt to win money crown over Simpson
Luke Donald is not going to give up the PGA Tour money title without a fight. Donald decided Friday to enter the PGA Tour’s final tournament next week at Disney World, a response to Webb Simpson playing this week in the McGladrey Classic at Sea Island.
14 Oct 2011 - 3:16pm - 0 Comments
Simpson takes big step toward money title with strong open at McGladrey
Webb Simpson signed up for the McGladrey Classic because it gave him a shot at winning the PGA Tour money title. He played Thursday as though he was intent on doing just that.
13 Oct 2011 - 5:09pm - 0 Comments
Fan explains why he threw hot dog at Woods on Sunday at Open
A California man arrested for throwing a hot dog at Tiger Woods during a tournament said he wanted to do something “courageous and epic.”
13 Oct 2011 - 12:37am - 0 Comments
Simpson plays McGladrey Classic with money and history on his mind
After a two-week vacation, Webb Simpson might feel as though nothing has changed. He’s playing golf in Georgia, and all anyone can talk about is money. Only the stakes are a different this time.
12 Oct 2011 - 5:16pm - 0 Comments
Woods expresses gratitude for landing exemption into Chevron Challenge
Tiger Woods is awfully happy he could announce his own name in the field of the Chevron World Challenge.
11 Oct 2011 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
Trying to gauge Woods' progress so difficult, not even Woods knows
For a snapshot of where Tiger Woods' game is at the moment, consider the Open. It was the first time in more than 12 years that he played all four rounds of a full-field tournament and failed to earn any world ranking points.
11 Oct 2011 - 6:51pm - 0 Comments
Cauley on verge of joining exclusive company by vaulting onto PGA Tour
Bill Cauley was a diver in the U.S. Navy who didn’t know much about golf except for the little he played on base at Mayport Naval Station. And he knew enough to realize that his little boy had a big appetite for the game.
11 Oct 2011 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
Tossed hot dog at CordeValle marks latest step in Woods' long road back
Tiger Woods was sure to make news at CordeValle in his first tournament in seven weeks. Only it wasn’t from any of his scores or any of his shots. It was from a hot dog.
10 Oct 2011 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments
Molder tops Baird to win Open on sixth hole of sudden death
Bryce Molder had to wait 132 tournaments before winning for the first time on the PGA Tour. He didn't mind going an extra six holes Sunday in the Open in the longest playoff of the year.
9 Oct 2011 - 9:55pm - 1 Comments
Spectator throws hot dog at Woods, is arrested at Open
A strange year for Tiger Woods took another bizarre twist Sunday when a fan was arrested for running toward the seventh green at CordeValle and tossing a hot dog in Woods' direction. The bun barely reached the green. The hot dog landed on the putting surface.
9 Oct 2011 - 6:48pm - 0 Comments
Baird takes two-shot lead at Open, Woods steady but far behind
Briny Baird picked out his line and pulled off the shot, a driver that settled 15 feet from the cup and led to eagle on the 17th hole Saturday that staked him to a two-shot lead in the Open.
8 Oct 2011 - 9:45pm - 0 Comments
Woods improves by five shots, makes it to weekend at Open
The fog finally lifted at CordeValle and revealed a Tiger Woods that looked vaguely familiar.
7 Oct 2011 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments
Simpson to play McGladrey Classic in quest to win money title from Donald
Webb Simpson plans to play the McGladrey Classic next week, giving him a shot at replacing Luke Donald atop the PGA Tour money list.
7 Oct 2011 - 1:36pm - 0 Comments
Woods starts sluggishly with opening 73 at Open, six shots back
Anyone expecting a new and improved version of Tiger Woods saw much of the same old thing Thursday. An early birdie to raise hopes. A sudden tumble. And he couldn't make a putt.
6 Oct 2011 - 8:35pm - 3 Comments
Swing and body feeling good, Woods eager to make another return to golf
When last seen at a golf tournament, Tiger Woods was leaving early from the PGA Championship after missing the cut. He didn’t qualify for the FedExCup playoffs, giving him a long break that he wasn’t expecting.
5 Oct 2011 - 7:02pm - 0 Comments
Woods signs deal with Rolex, first big endorsement since scandal broke
Tiger Woods has his first major endorsement since his downfall two years ago, announcing a deal Wednesday with Rolex to be one of its ambassadors.
5 Oct 2011 - 12:34pm - 0 Comments