PGA News Archive

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Louis Oosthuizen out of playoff finale, unsure about Presidents Cup
  ATLANTA (AP) – Louis Oosthuizen withdrew from the Tour Championship after 13 holes because of soreness in his right hamstring.   Oosthuizen was No.
Hebert and Wiesberger lead European Open
BAD GRIESBACH, Germany -- Benjamin Hebert of France and Bernd Wiesberger of Austria shared the lead at seven-under-par after the opening day of the European Open on Thursday.
Martin Flores and Alex Aragon share lead in third Finals event
  COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Martin Flores birdied his final hole for a 4-under 67 and a share of the first-round lead with Alex Aragon on Thursday in the Tour Finals' Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship.  
Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes eyes a second career as a pro golfer
  The PGA Tour's playoffs conclude this weekend, but Major League Baseball's pennant races are still going strong.
Jordan Spieth looks to reassert himself against Jason Day
  ATLANTA – The two Js, Jordan (Spieth) and Jason (Day), have been joined at the money clip lately.   Dating to the PGA Championship, they've been paired together for seven rounds, enabling two of golf's as
Jordan Spieth photobombs fans at East Lake Golf Club
Ansley Fetz was given tickets to Wednesday's practice round of the Tour Championship by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. She won the internet among golf fans worldwide when this happened:  
Dustin Johnson's 69 has him in the Tour Championship mix after the first round
ATLANTA, Ga. -- When Dustin Johnson drives the ball well, he usually scores well. That's a byproduct of his prodigious length off the tee.
Kevin Kisner takes aim at Tour Championship success
ATLANTA, Ga. -- With an opportunity to win $10 million on the table this week, Kevin Kisner has a lot to play for at East Lake. But the money isn't the first thing Kisner thinks about should he win the Tour Championship.
The chase begins for $10 million at Tour Championship
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Brandt Snedeker is finishing his ninth year on the PGA Tour, and he already has amassed more than $26 million in earnings. He never really thought about the money and would only know his total if he took time to look it up.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Callaway Golf holds its 100th clubfitting for military veterans
  One of the many reasons golf is so great is the commitment to charity so prevalent throughout the game.
Topping each other, not winning cash, is goal for Big 3 at East Lake
  ATLANTA (AP) – The best three players in golf have combined to win 12 tournaments and over $25 million this year, so the appeal of a $10 million bonus for capturing the FedExCup might not be as great as simply winning the final showdown of the sea
Jason Day: 'It's like Jordan and Rory had a baby, and I was it'
Jason Day said what?
Five to Watch at East Lake
And here we are. From a season that started some 11 months ago in Napa, Calif., eventually winding its way from Hawaii to Augusta National to Chambers Bay, off to St.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
PGA Tour vote could reflect how players perceive value of FedExCup
  ATLANTA (AP) – PGA Tour players might be voting on more than just their player of the year.   Depending on how the Tour Championship unfolds this week at East Lake, the vote could also be a referendum on how they
Henrik Stenson can win $10 million without winning a single event
  ATLANTA (AP) – The last five winners of the FedExCup also won the Tour Championship.
Notebook: Bubba Watson still trying to figure out intricacies of East Lake
  ATLANTA (AP) – The good news for Bubba Watson is that he's among the top five in the FedExCup at the Tour Championship and has a clear shot at the $10 million bonus.
Jim Furyk, left wrist still injured, pulls out of Tour Championship
ATLANTA (AP) — Jim Furyk has withdrawn from the Tour Championship because of a wrist injury and doesn't know if he can play the Presidents Cup.
Drive, Chip and Putt Regional Champions earn invitations to national finals at Augusta
  AUGUSTA, Ga. – Eighty junior golfers representing 30 U.S.
This week's pro golf events | September 21-27, 2015
  PGA TOUR TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Atlanta. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: East Lake Golf Club (7,307 yards, par 70). Purse: $8.25 million.
Did anybody lose a goat at Carolinas PGA headquarters?
We've seen our share of odd animals on golf courses, but this may be a first. Officials at the PGA Carolinas Section headquarters in Browns Summit, N.C., found an unusual visitor to their offices Tuesday morning: a stray goat, which was enjoying breakfast on the lawn.