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Archive: April, 2013

Rob Tornoe's caption contest

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:14 PM
With the U.S. Open on the way, Rob Tornoe presents the latest caption contest. Give us your best entries in the comments and Rob will pick the best. We'll announce the results in a few days. Read more

Video: Merion Golf Club preps for U.S. Open

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:14 PM
The Inquirer's Joe Juliano takes you around famed Merion Golf Club as preparations are underway for this summer's U.S. Open. Read more

Tiger favorite for U.S. Open

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:14 PM
Merion, PA is primed to host the U.S. Open in June, already featuring art shows and anticipating a spike in the local house market. Keeping up the buzz, the favorites to win the tournament have been revealed via CBS Sports. After faltering at Augusta, Tiger Woods is expected to pick up the pieces... Read more

Tiger Woods won't be disqualified from The Masters

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:14 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Tiger Woods was assessed a two-stroke penalty Saturday for taking an illegal drop during the second round of the Masters. The chairman of the tournament’s competition committee said the idea of disqualifying Woods for the rules violation “was not even on the table... Read more

Guan penalized for slow play, in danger of missing Masters cut

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:13 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Fourteen-year-old Guan Tianlang, the youngest player ever to compete in the Masters, was in danger of missing the 36-hole cut Friday after being assessed a 1-stroke penalty for slow play. Guan, of China, finished with a 3-over-par 75 in the second round, giving him a two-day score... Read more

Masters changes on 36-hole cut, qualifications, no comment on anchored putting

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:13 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Billy Payne, the chairman of the Augusta National Golf Club, announced changes Wednesday concerning the 36-hole cut for the Masters and eligibility criteria for the tournament. He steered clear of taking a position on whether anchored putting should be banned. At his annual press... Read more

Masters tee times announced; Woods goes at 10:45 a.m. Thursday

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:13 PM
Tiger Woods will begin his quest for his fifth Masters championship right in the middle of the pack, teeing off at 10:45 a.m. Thursday in the 15th group of the day. Woods, who will have the next-to-last tee time (1:41 p.m.) for Friday’s second round, will be playing with Luke Donald and Scott... Read more

Nicklaus still thinks Woods will break his record for major wins

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:13 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Fifty years after the first of his six Masters Championships, Jack Nicklaus arrived Tuesday at Augusta National Golf Club and said he still felt that Tiger Woods would break his record of 18 career major championships. Nicklaus, 73, came to town to attend Tuesday night’s... Read more

Woods hopes to gain another Masters green jacket

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:13 PM
AUGUSTA, Ga. – When Tiger Woods slipped on a green jacket in 2005 to mark his fourth title at the Masters, he had to figure that he might be featured in at least one more victory ceremony at Augusta National Golf Club over the next seven years. And if someone had suggested to him then that wouldn’t... Read more

Bubba Watson helping develop a hovercraft golf cart

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 4:13 PM
Bubba Watson, winner of the 2012 Masters Tournament, is helping develop a hovercraft golf cart. That's right, a golf cart that can go in and out of the woods, and ride over sand traps and water hazards. Chris Fitzgerald, hovercraft expert and winner of the world's coolest job contest, explains that... Read more
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