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SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Kevin Chappell made an 8-foot putt on the final hole to win the Valero Texas Open by one stroke on Sunday.
Tiger Woods voted PGA Tour player of year, Jordan Spieth is top rookie
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Tiger Woods has been voted PGA Tour player of the year for the 11th time on the strength of his five big wins and return to No. 1 in the world. 
27 Sep 2013 - 6:14pm - 2 Comments
Rory McIlroy formally starts his own management team in second switch
DUBLIN – Rory McIlroy has ended his contract with one management company and is starting his own. 
27 Sep 2013 - 6:05pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour end-of-season awards, handed out before "next year" arrives
ATLANTA – Tiger Woods said he was tired. Phil Mickelson already was looking for ways to reduce his schedule by 25 percent.  "Just wait until next year," Jim Furyk said, more out of dread than anticipation. 
25 Sep 2013 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth's decision to turn pro dates to 2012 U.S. Open, it paid off
ATLANTA – Tiger Woods knew he was ready to turn pro when he shot a 66 at age 20 in the second round of the 1996 British Open at Royal Lytham & St. Annes. He closed with a pair of 70s and tied for 22nd, his best finish as an amateur in 14 professional events.
24 Sep 2013 - 10:01pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: David Toms parlays strong finish in 2013 season to full status
ATLANTA – David Toms was resigned to using a one-time career money exemption to keep his PGA Tour card for 2013-14. In 13 events, he missed the cut six times and four other times didn't crack the top 50.
24 Sep 2013 - 9:50pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods leads contenders for PGA Tour Player of the Year Award
ATLANTA – Tiger Woods has wrapped up at least one award as player of the year. Woods has won the PGA of America's points-based award for player of the year on the strength of his five PGA Tour victories, the money title and the Vardon Trophy. 
24 Sep 2013 - 5:48pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson wins FedExCup with three-shot win at Tour Championship
ATLANTA – Henrik Stenson knows better than most players how it feels to go from the depths of a slump to the elite in golf.  He's done it twice now. 
22 Sep 2013 - 6:04pm - 3 Comments
Henrik Stenson leads by four at Tour Championship after third round
ATLANTA – Henrik Stenson was so flawless that he built a nine-shot lead at the turn Saturday in the Tour Championship. 
21 Sep 2013 - 2:25pm - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus remains confident that Tiger Woods will break majors mark
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Jack Nicklaus remains confident Tiger Woods will surpass his mark of 18 major titles despite facing a level of competition the Golden Bear says as good as any that's ever been in golf. 
20 Sep 2013 - 10:22pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson leads by four at Tour Championship after second round
ATLANTA – Henrik Stenson broke another club Friday – this time by accident.  And it didn't matter. 
20 Sep 2013 - 6:24pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods stays over par at Tour Championship after poor Day 2 finish
ATLANTA – Tiger Woods was doing his best to get back into the mix Friday at the Tour Championship.  The last five holes changed everything. 
20 Sep 2013 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
Henrik Stenson leads by one at Tour Championship, Woods nine back
ATLANTA – Henrik Stenson looked like he couldn't miss Thursday in the Tour Championship.  Tiger Woods didn't make a thing. 
19 Sep 2013 - 6:04pm - 0 Comments
Postseason awards and tons of money on the line at Tour Championship
ATLANTA – No matter what happens at the Tour Championship, Tiger Woods is assured of being No. 1 in the world and No. 1 on the PGA Tour money list.  Everything else is up for grabs. 
18 Sep 2013 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Wednesday Notebook: Tiger Woods says role of TV needs further review
ATLANTA – Tiger Woods was asked twice about his position on television viewers able to call in possible rules infractions. He never answered that question directly.  That's not to suggest he had nothing to say about the role of TV. 
18 Sep 2013 - 7:03pm - 0 Comments
TV technology, and penalties it leads to, attracts USGA and R&A attention
ATLANTA – Television evidence indicated a possible rules violation. The official talked to the player before he signed his card, and the player was adamant that no violation occurred. 
18 Sep 2013 - 1:04am - 4 Comments
Ryo Ishikawa earns 2014 PGA Tour card in three Final events
ATLANTA – Ryo Ishikawa has received three special invitations to play in the Masters. He was awarded an exemption for the PGA Championship last month, even though he had fallen to No. 158 in the world ranking. 
18 Sep 2013 - 1:00am - 0 Comments
Notebook: Adam Scott sets scoring record at one of golf's classic courses
ATLANTA – Adam Scott had a record-setting score last week, just not at the BMW Championship. 
18 Sep 2013 - 12:54am - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson wins BMW C'ship as final 30 are set for Tour Championship
LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Zach Johnson is having a September to remember, and there's still one very big week to go. 
16 Sep 2013 - 3:01pm - 1 Comments
BMW Championship set for Monday finish after rainy Sunday in Chicago
LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Jim Furyk will have to wait one more day to try to end three years without a PGA Tour victory. 
15 Sep 2013 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments