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Sunday, June 21, 2015
Chris Kirk started his day with a 10 on the first hole
In case you missed it earlier today, Chris Kirk made a sextuple-bogey (is that even a thing?) 10 on the par-4 first hole at Chambers Bay in the final round of the U.S. Open.
548 pencils: A 50-state golf journey
READING, Pa. -- The beginning of the end of Steve Rathman's decades-long odyssey took place at a Jiffy Lube in North Platte, Neb., of all places.
Watch: Keegan Bradley's kick-in eagle at No. 12
The 12th hole at Chambers Bay is playing as a 270-yard, par-4 today. As you can imagine, most of the field is going for it off the tee.
Ernie Els holes out for eagle on No. 16
No matter how you feel about Chambers Bay as a golf course, you've got to admit -- it has produced some awesome looking golf shots.
Latest news and notes from Sunday at the U.S. Open
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – The latest from the U.S. Open (all times PDT):   7:20 P.M.: Jordan Spieth has won the U.S.
Phil Mickelson whiffs on chip shot
It wasn't the greatest week for Phil Mickelson -- a six-time U.S. Open runner up -- at Chambers Bay.
Billy Horschel takes ax-like swing with putter after bogey
Billy Horschel took a bogey at the par-3 sixth hole this afternoon at Chambers Bay. And then this happened:
Memphis finds inventive ways to grow game
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The new Golf Bike contraptions started rolling Friday at the Links at Overton Park.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Jason Day feels terrible, plays great in third-round 68 at U.S. Open
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash.
Jason Day birdies 17, 18 to take clubhouse lead
There was a bit of uncertainty as to whether or not Jason Day would even tee off in the third round of the U.S. Open. And, if he did, there was uncertainty about whether he'd be able to complete his round.
Saturday Notebook: Rory McIlroy can't make a move into contention
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Washington (AP) – Rory McIlroy went out in 33 on Saturday and was 2 over for the tournament after his first nine holes, poised for a possible charge up the leaderboard at the U.S.
Jordan Spieth confident he knows formula to win a second major title
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Jordan Spieth began the day as if he was going to run away with the U.S.
Jordan Spieth off to roaring start to third round of U.S. Open
Jordan Spieth entered the third round of the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay on Saturday tied for the 36-hole lead with Patrick Reed at 5-under par. Early on, it looked as though Spieth might be leaving everyone in the dust.
Griping: A U.S. Open tradition
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — Phil Mickelson staggered off Chambers Bay after a 74 that put a big dent in his chances to finally win a U.S. Open. He was eight shots behind and had little hope but to hit the gas in a major where neutral is often the best gear.
Latest news and notes from Saturday at the U.S. Open
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — The latest from the U.S. Open (all times PDT):
Henrik Stenson eating his greens before taking on Chambers Bay greens
Henrik Stenson is one of the all-time funny guys in golf. One day after describing the greens at Chambers Bay as, "pretty much like putting on broccoli," Henrik Stenson put a picture of his lunch on Facebook before embarking on the third round of the U.S. Open:
Golf's cellphone policies are evolving
Like gnats, wind gusts and plodding players, cellphones can be surpassingly irritating on the golf course.
Where does Tiger Woods go from here?
No need to waste much time describing the state of Tiger Woods' game today. You have eyes.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed share lead after 36 holes at U.S. Open
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Masters champion Jordan Spieth is halfway home from the second leg of the Grand Slam.   It sure feels a lot farther away in this U.S.
Amateur Nick Hardy helps many big names make cut at U.S. Open
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Martin Kaymer was in trouble when he arrived at the 10th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open.