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Billy Horschel, left, begins to walk down the 10th fairway on his way to winning the Tour Championship golf tournament, as Rory McIlroy watches his drive beneath a giant banner of himself and Bubba Watson at East Lake Golf Club on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton)

McIlroy fades in season finale, Horschel wins

ATLANTA (AP) — Rory McIlroy found his ball submerged in deep rough, next to a fence that separates the course from the driving range at East Lake. He jumped up and down, trying to see […]

09/15/2014

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, tees off on the first hole in the final round of the BMW Championship golf tournament in Cherry Hills Village, Colo., Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

FedEx Cup finale gets underway at East Lake

ATLANTA (AP) — In just 86 events on the PGA Tour, Rory McIlroy has collected nearly $23 million in career earnings. So what’s a $10 million bonus from winning the FedEx Cup? “I don’t think […]

09/11/2014

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits a sand shot onto the ninth hole green during the first round of the BMW Championship golf tournament at Cherry Hills Country Club in Cherry Hills Village, Colo., Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

Cherry Hills proves to be no pushover

CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) — Cherry Hills had not hosted a PGA Tour-sanctioned event in nearly 30 years. When factoring in the mile-high air, it is relatively short by tour standards. Players talked about […]

09/05/2014

Tiger Woods watches his shot on the driving range during a practice round at the Quicken Loans National golf tournament, Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Woods says he’s ahead of schedule and without pain

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — About two dozen photographers lined up in a row on the range Tuesday at Congressional, a reminder that golf is different when Tiger Woods is around. And that was before Woods […]

06/24/2014

Louis Oosthuizen, of South Africa, watches his second shot on the second hole during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Scott relishes role as defending Masters champion

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — For some, the burden of defending a championship can be overwhelming. For Adam Scott, it was pure joy — at least for a day. With a green jacket already in his […]

04/11/2014

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Tour to support new rule involving long putters

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) – The PGA Tour said Monday it would follow a new rule that bans the anchored putting stroke used by four of the last six major champions, asking instead Monday for a […]

07/01/2013

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Stormy weather halts play during US Open 1st round

ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) — Phil Mickelson rolled a birdie attempt 8 feet past the hole at No. 11. Steve Stricker did the same at No. 12. Bogey. Bogey. And that wasn’t even the stormy part. […]

06/13/2013

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Super voice gone: Pat Summerall dead at 82

DALLAS (AP) — Pat Summerall, the deep-voiced NFL player-turned-broadcaster who spent half of his four decades calling sports famously paired with John Madden, died Tuesday. He was 82. Susie Wiles, Summerall’s daughter, said her father died in Dallas.

04/16/2013

Tiger Woods posing with trophy after winning 2013 Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament, Orlando, Florida (AP Photo)

Woods back on top in golf

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The moment was vintage Tiger Woods, and so was his reaction.

03/25/2013

Former PGA Tour golfer Roger Dunn dies at 81

WEST COVINA, Calif. (AP) – Former professional golfer Roger Dunn, who established a chain of discount golf equipment retail stores in California and Hawaii, has died. He was 81. Dunn died of heart failure on […]

09/10/2012

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