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Short game keeping Spieth atop Travelers field
For all the talk about Jordan Spieth’s putting issues, it’s his short game that’s moved him to within 18 holes of his 10th PGA Tour title at the Travelers.
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Spieth, Weekley have mutual admiration society
Jordan Spieth has a pretty good idea what to expect when he and Boo Weekley set out in the day’s final pairing on Sunday at the Travelers Championship.
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You Oughta Know: Spieth's chances
If Jordan Spieth nails down his 10th career PGA Tour win on Sunday in the final round of the Travelers Championship, he will find himself in some very select company.
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Casey makes temporary caddie switch at Travelers
Following a third-round 66, Paul Casey was quick to clarify the newest member of his team is only a temporary move.
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Ryu (61) injects herself into race for No. 1
Can So Yeon Ryu ride her record-setting round Saturday at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship to a second LPGA title this year and the top of the world rankings?
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Ashok (64) eyes best finish in rookie season
Aditi Ashok posted her best round as an LPGA pro Saturday and moved into position to record her best finish in her rookie season.
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Wie continuing Solheim Cup push in Arkansas
Michelle Wie moved into position at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship Saturday to amass more Solheim Cup points and strengthen her bid to make the American team.
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Closing birdie gives Spieth Travelers lead
Jordan Spieth bidied the 18th hole Saturday to take a one-shot lead in the Travelers Championship, where he will seek his 10th career win.
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FSU's Ellis wins British Amateur in 38 holes
It took 38 holes, but Florida State's Harry Ellis won the British Amateur on Saturday with a dramatic comeback against Australia's Dylan Perry.
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Rory switches putters, without immediate results
On Thursday at the Travelers, Rory McIlroy joked that he wanted to give his putter one more week. It turns out he wasn’t joking.
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In contention again, Reed preaches patience
For the third time in his last seven events, Patrick Reed enters the weekend at a PGA Tour event in contention for his first victory of the 2016-17 season.
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Day records wrong score, misses cut by two strokes
Jason Day birdied three of his first four holes on Friday, but a scoring error changed that. He missed the Travelers cut by two.
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Water hazard save helps Rory make cut
Rory McIlroy made par after hitting a tee shot into a water hazard and bogey after hitting 4 inches behind his ball. Oh, and he made the cut at the Travelers.
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Reid breaks out with 65 in bid for Solheim Cup spot
Mel Reid hasn't had a great LPGA season, but Friday's 65 in Arkansas can help turn things around in a Solheim Cup year.
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Watch: Olesen not happy with ruling at BMW
Thorbjorn Olesen got incorrect information from a referee, and he was not happy about the incident after his second round at the BMW.
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Spieth (69) stays in Travelers hunt thanks to putting
Jordan Spieth wasn't at his best on Friday at the Travelers, but his putting was good enough to keep him under par.
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Lahiri (73-63) extols virtues of meditation
Anirban Lahiri (63) recently spent 12 days at a meditation center. Lahiri said the program has helped him deal with on-course and off-course issues.
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Some PGA pros unhappy with Uresti's win
Omar Uresti won the PGA Professional Championship Wednesday to earn a spot in the PGA Championship and six PGA Tour events. But Uresti's victory hasn't sat well with some PGA teaching professionals.
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Former USGA president Sandy Tatum dies at 96
Frank "Sandy" Tatum, one of golf's greatest ambassadors and a former USGA president, died Thursday at age 96.
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Spieth witnesses 2nd medical emergency in a month
For the second time in a month, someone in Jordan Spieth's gallery had a medical issue.
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Spieth shoots 63, takes early Travelers lead
No course knowledge? No problem for Jordan Spieth, who fired a 63 in his TPC River Highlands debut to take a one-shot lead.
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Harman (66) has moved on from U.S. Open
Brian Harman has moved on. He’s not fixated on his major near miss last week. And to prove it, he shot 66 Thursday at the Travelers.
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McIlroy (67) working hard on his putting stroke
Although he took 30 putts and lost about a stroke to the field on the greens in a first-round 67, Rory McIlroy isn't blaming his putter.
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Uresti wins as 20 PGA pros qualify for Quail Hollow
Omar Uresti defeated Dave McNabb in a sudden-death playoff to win the 2017 PGA Professional Championship and headline a group of 20 PGA pros who qualified for the PGA Championship in August.
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Mickelson taking on LPGA pros in skills challenge
Phil Mickelson will bring his stellar short game to the KPMG Women's PGA at Olympia Fields next week and take on Stacy Lewis, Lydia Ko and Brooke Henderson in a skills challenge.
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Watch: Horschels talk Brittany's alcoholism struggle
On Wednesday, Billy Horschel's wife, Brittany, opened up even more about her struggle with alcoholism during an appearance on Good Morning America
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Padraig recovering from driver-to-elbow incident
Padraig Harrington is at the Travelers Championship and ready to play after an amateur accidentally injured his elbow earlier this month.
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Schedule rule helping to boost Travelers field
One of the strongest fields in years has gathered for this week’s Travelers Championship thanks, at least in part, to a new PGA Tour rule.
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Despite personal issues, Tiger texted Day at U.S. Open
It’s been an eventful few weeks for Tiger Woods, but despite a litany of concerns, it seems he’s still engaged with golf.
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Spieth compares him and Greller to Phil and Bones
Phil Mickelson and Jim Mackay have split, but elements of their player-caddie relationship can be found in the Jordan Spieth-Michael Greller pairing.
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3M organizers bid for Minnesota PGA Tour stop
Organizers of the 3M Championship, a PGA Tour Champions event played at TPC Twin Cities in early August, have submitted a proposal to become a PGA Tour event.
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Wie making big Solheim Cup push
With several recent strong finishes, Michelle Wie is looking like she might make the U.S. Solheim Cup team on points and not need to rely on a captain's pick.
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Rahm shuts down 'rumor' of teaming with Bones
Jon Rahm took to Twitter to shoot down any discussion that he might ditch his current caddie to team up with the newly-unemployed Jim "Bones" Mackay.
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Watch: What made Phil and Bones so special
The Phil Mickelson-Jim Mackay split will deprive fans of some of the most entertaining pre-shot dialogue heard on Tour.
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Mickelson, caddie Mackay part ways
Phil Mickelson and caddie Jim 'Bones' Mackay released joint statements Tuesday announcing their 25-year run is over.
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Olympics showed it was time for blood testing
Most player concerns over potential blood testing were put to rest during last year’s Olympics when players were subjected to blood testing without any issues.
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Whan, Inkster aiming for a raucous Solheim Cup
LPGA commissioner Mike Whan led what amounted to a homecoming pep rally during Solheim Cup media day Monday in Des Moines, Iowa.
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PGA Tour to begin blood testing with 2017-18 season
The PGA Tour announced changes to its anti-doping program, including the introduction of blood testing and the disclosure of suspensions for recreational drugs.
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Stock Watch: Harman fights; Fowler fades
That Brian Harman isn't interested in moral victories is impressive, especially given Rickie Fowler’s peculiar post-U.S. Open stance.
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Tiger gets 'professional help' for prescription meds
In his first comments since May 29, Tiger Woods said in a statement on Monday night that he is currently receiving “professional help” to manage his prescription medications.
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DJ the betting favorite at Birkdale; Brooks 25/1
World No. 1 Dustin Johnson missed the cut at the U.S. Open, but he remains the betting favorite heading into the Open Championship.
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All the new U.S. Open scoring records from Erin Hills
Even with blustery conditions in the final round, Erin Hills’ debut as a U.S. Open venue broke or tied a number of tournament scoring records.
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Course stats: Erin Hills by the numbers
Take a look at some of the overall course and player stats from Erin Hills' debut as a U.S. Open venue.
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Erin Hills spectator died days after his wife
Details have emerged about the 94-year-old spectator who died Friday at the U.S. Open at Erin Hills, including news that his death came just three days after his wife's.
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Koepka cracks OWGR top 10 with U.S. Open win
Brooks Koepka cracked the top 10 in the new Official World Golf Rankings following his win at the U.S. Open at Erin Hills.
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After Further Review: Fowler starting to sound like Phil
Each week, GolfChannel.com takes a look back at the week in golf. Here's what's weighing on our writers' minds.
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Fleetwood will draw on 4th place finish in future
Tommy Fleetwood didn’t win the U.S. Open, but he hopes his experience in the heat of battle will help prepare him for a victory in the not-too-distant future.
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What they earned: Purse breakdown for U.S. Open
A look at how the field finished and what players earned in the 117thU.S. Open. Total purse was $12,000,000.
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Koepka wins after 'long phone call' from DJ
On the eve of Sunday’s final round, Dustin Johnson called Brooks Koepka, who began Sunday a stroke off the lead, to offer some advice.
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Harman on finishing runner-up: 'It bites'
After finishing in a tie for second at the U.S. Open, Brian Harman was blunt in assessing how he felt.
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Matsuyama: T-2 at Erin Hills, No. 2 in the world
Hideki Matsuyama came up short in his bid to win the U.S. Open, but he moved to a career high in the world rankings.
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Following 63, Thomas 'didn't have it' in closing 75
Justin Thomas was 12 shots higher on Sunday than he was on Saturday, and he gave himself a chance to win his first major.
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Fowler still without as another wins first major
Brooks Koepka became the seventh consecutive first-time major winner, while Rickie Fowler is still searching after a Sunday struggle.
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Social reax: Dad, pros tweet congrats to Koepka
Brooks Koepka's win at the U.S. Open left everyone who watched in awe. That includes his fellow competitors, who congratulated him on Twitter.
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By the numbers: Koepka's formula for success
Crunching the numbers from the final round of the 117th U.S. Open and breaking down the statistics from Brooks Koepka's victory.
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Koepka cruises to first major at U.S. Open
Brooks Koepka made three consecutive birdies down the stretch to cruise to his first major title at the U.S. Open.
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Live Blog: Koepka wins U.S. Open
Brooks Koepka cruised to his first major Sunday, tying the record for lowest score to par in a U.S. Open. Follow along with our live blog.
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Spieth (69) finally figures out Erin Hills
Jordan Spieth finally figured out Erin Hills, shooting 69 on Sunday, but not in time to contend for the title at the U.S. Open.
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His last? Els reflects on U.S. Open career
The 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills may well have been two-time winner Ernie Els’ last at a championship that defined his career.
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USGA honors Arnie, 57 years after U.S. Open win
The USGA is honoring Arnold Palmer's 1960 U.S. Open triumph at Cherry Hills with a special flag and pin, Sunday at Erin Hills.
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Erin Hills victor will be first $2M major winner
This year’s U.S. Open purse ballooned to a record $12 million, and the winner at Erin Hills will walk away with $2.16 million.
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How to watch the U.S. Open on TV and online
The U.S. Open is this week at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. Here is your guide to getting complete coverage of the men's second major on TV and online.
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Punch Shot: Who will win the 117th U.S. Open?
Are low scores bad for the U.S. Open? Which chaser can apply the most pressure? Who is your 117th U.S. Open winner? GolfChannel.com writers have the answers.
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Roommates Fowler, Thomas in U.S. Open mix
Justin Thomas and Rickie Fowler are both vying for the first major championship and sharing a house together.
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You Oughta Know: Woods, Miller, Spieth ... Harman?
It’s a jam-packed leaderboard with more red figures than we’re used to seeing at a U.S. Open. Here’s what You Oughta Know heading into the final round.
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Inexperienced Harman not backing down Sunday
Brian Harman may not have experience leading a major through 54 holes, but he won't be backing down on Sunday.
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Fleetwood: 'Pictured winning the U.S. Open a lot'
Tommy Fleetwood is among the long shots who has given himself a real shot to win the U.S. Open.
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U.S. Open odds: Three favored over leader Harman
Brian Harman may have a one-shot lead, but he’s not the betting favorite heading into the final round of the U.S. Open.
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Final-round tee times for the 117th U.S. Open
Brian Harman and Justin Thomas will be in the final group Sunday at the 117th U.S. Open. Here are final-round tee times for Erin Hills.
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Koepka on U.S. Open pressure: 'Ryder Cup helps'
On a leaderboard devoid of major wins, players are able to seek inspiration from a variety of sources. Brooks Koepka is looking back at Hazeltine.
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Miller on JT's 63: Heck of a score for Milwaukee Open
Johnny Miller spoke to GolfChannel.com to give his take on Justin Thomas' 9-under 63 on Saturday that broke Miller's mark 44 years ago.
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Playing partner rips Thomas' historic scorecard
Justin Thomas’ scorecard from the third round of the U.S. Open will forever be a part of golf history – even if it has a little wear and tear on it.
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Social reax: Peers awed by Thomas' record round
Justin Thomas set a U.S. Open record by shooting 9-under 63 in the third round of the 117th U.S. Open. Needless to say, his peers were impressed.
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Record 63s: Comparing Miller, Thomas
Comparing the 63s shot by Johnny Miller and Justin Thomas in the U.S. Open. Miller held the record for low score to par in a U.S. Open until Thomas broke it.
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Thomas has another ball to add to dad's collection
The Thomas’ have a tradition that every time Justin does something special on the golf course, Mike Thomas puts the golf ball in a special frame.
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Thomas sets U.S. Open record with 9-under 63
Justin Thomas buried an 8-foot eagle putt at the last Saturday at Erin Hills to make U.S. Open history with a 9-under-par 63.
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Watch: Thomas finishes birdie-eagle for 63
Justin Thomas, who shot 59 earlier this season, tied a major record by shooting 9-under 63 in the third round of the 117th U.S. Open.
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Maguire wins Ladies' British Open Amateur
Ireland's Leona Maguire on Saturday defeated Spain's Ainhoa Olarra, 3 and 2, at Pyle and Kenfig to win the Ladies' British Open Amateur Championship.
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Spieth has off-day, drops to 4 over for the week
The 2015 U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth had an off-day Saturday (76) and dropped him to 4 over for the week.
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Watch: Thomas sinks crazy sideways birdie putt
Justin Thomas' best chance to hole a 19-footer for birdie from just off the fifth green was to roll his ball about 2 feet sideways.
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DJ accidentally kicked Spieth's ball in Round 2
Dustin Johnson was involved in another moving-ball sanfu at the U.S. Open. But this time, it was somebody else's golf ball.
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Rory destroys Elkington on Twitter for MC trash talk
Rory McIlroy has never been afraid to stick up for himself from criticism on social media. And he was at it again on Friday after missing the cut at the U.S. Open.
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Three straight bogeys drop Fowler, but only one back
Rickie Fowler was “cruising” Friday, until Erin Hills reminded him this is a U.S. Open. Fowler stumbled mid-round but is only one back entering the weekend.
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Harman 'proud I hung in there' after nervous start
Although he didn’t play like a man vying for his first major title on Friday, Brian Harman conceded that when he teed off for Round 2, he wasn’t at his best.
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Co-leader Fleetwood can earn Tour card at U.S Open
Tommy Fleetwood will begin Saturday’s third round in a new position – atop the leaderboard at a major championship following a 2-under 70 on Day 2.
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Third-round tee times at the 117th U.S. Open
Take a look at complete tee times for the third round of the 117th U.S. Open at Erin Hills.
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Free-for-all - except the top-ranked - at Erin Hills
Everybody, it seems, has a shot to win the 117th U.S. Open. Everybody, except the games top-ranked players. It's a wide-open U.S. Open.
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Longest U.S. Open no prob for co-leader Koepka
Brooks Koepka is 16th in the field in driving distance, but more importantly he’s tied for the lead with Paul Casey, Brian Harman and Tommy Fleetwood.
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Matsuyama (65) bounces back, contending for first major
Hideki Matsuyama appeared in danger of missing the cut after an opening-round 74 at the U.S. Open, but is now in contention to win his first major.
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U.S. Open odds: Fowler trails but still a co-favorite
The U.S. Open remains a wide-open affair after 36 holes, but according to the oddsmakers at Las Vegas there are two players with the inside track.
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Top 3 in world ranking miss cut for first time ever
For the first time since the creation of the Official World Golf Rankings in 1986, Nos. 1-3 all missed the cut in the same major.
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Watch: Fowler holes 51-foot putt for birdie
Rickie Fowler went out in 2-under 34 on Friday at Erin Hills thanks in part to an improbable long-range birdie make at the par-5 seventh.
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Garcia (71) has work cut out for him this weekend
Sergio Garcia (71) says winning the Masters certainly gave him a confidence boost, but every week you start from scratch.
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Harmon to Fowler: Be a pro, not a Kardashian
Swing coach Butch Harmon motivated pupil Rickie Fowler by telling him to be a pro, not 'a Kardashian.'
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Casey (71) erases triple with 5 straight birdies
Paul Casey on Friday played his first six holes in 4 over and his next six holes in 5 under, erasing a disastrous start.
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Day misses a major cut for first time in five years
After rounds of 79-75, Jason Day will miss the cut at a major championship for the first time since the 2012 PGA Championship.
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Spectator, 94-year-old man, dies Friday at U.S. Open
The USGA released a statement Friday afternoon that an unnamed, 94-year-old spectator died during the second round of the U.S. Open.
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McIlroy misses back-to-back cuts at U.S. Open
Rory McIlroy missed the cut in back-to-back U.S. Opens, but he isn’t blaming Erin Hills. Instead, his competitive rust was to blame.
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Kim looking to pull the Kaymer double
Si Woo Kim and Martin Kaymer don’t have much in common, but Kim is hoping to change that this week at Erin Hills.
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Willett (back) WDs following first-round 81
Former Masters champ Danny Willett withdrew from the U.S. Open prior to the start of his second round, citing a bad back.
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