One of golf’s most exciting players squeezed most of the drama out of the Masters on Sunday. That’s just fine with Bubba Watson. All he cared about was slipping into that green jacket.
Tiger Woods is sitting on the sidelines. A bunch of brash Augusta rookies are eager to fill his shoes. And the last two dozen majors have been divvied up among 21 winners.
The Masters has given us many historic moments since its 1934 inception. Here are the top 5.
With rare exception, no other major championship inflicts as much emotional pain as Augusta National. The perks of winning include a lifetime exemption to the Masters and a spot in the most exclusive locker room in golf.
Playing Augusta National, home of The Masters, is a dream for every golfer.
Tiger Woods has announced that he is missing the 2014 Masters after undergoing surgery on his back.
Steven Bowditch held on to win the Texas Open in windy conditions Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory and a spot in the Masters.
Phil Mickelson shot a 77 on Thursday in the Texas Open to fall nine strokes back during the suspended first round. This was Lefty’s highest score since the PGA Championship in August.
Lefty is back. Phil Mickelson made his only other Texas Open appearance in 1992, so long ago that the event was only his 11th professional start on the PGA Tour.
Phil Mickelson has decided to play the Texas Open next week. That means the three-time Masters champion would play both Texas events before he arrives at Augusta National.
Since 1967, the only time George Singleton took of his class ring from the University of Arkansas was on the golf course. He would carefully tuck it in his golf bag while on the links.
Tiger Woods says his back is feeling good enough to play the Cadillac Championship at Doral. He withdrew from the Honda Classic on Sunday because of lower back pain and spasms.
The annual round of fun before the pros get down to business took place Wednesday at Colonial Country Club. Duffers, hackers and real golfers all took part in this year’s Colonial Pro-Am, and all had fun doing it.