| Jul 20, 2013
| 1:33 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — Lee Westwood is positioned to win the first major title of his career.
Boy, does that sound familiar.
Long considered one of the best players without a signature win on his resume, the Englishman curled in a 60-foot eagle...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:09 AM
GULLANE, Scotland — The stretching routine that Miguel Angel Jimenez goes through before each round may look a bit ridiculous.
It's sure working out, though.
The fun-loving Spaniard, again showing how much experience matters at golf's oldest...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. offer their predictions as to who will win this week's British Open. Feel free to join the conversation by leaving a comment of your own.
Bill Dwyre, Los Angeles Times
Brandt Snedeker will win the British Open for...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The uphill putt just didn’t have enough steam, stopping a foot short of the cup.
That’s how close Jason Dufner came to setting the record for the lowest round ever in a major golf tournament. Missing birdie at No. 18 was a rare...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Seems the recent PGA Championship left some golfers in a tetchy mood.
While Ian Poulter suggested using Tasers on vociferous fans, fellow UK player Lee Westwood went on a three-hour Twitter rant against the "trolls" who criticized his play.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:26 PM
After bogeying No. 17, Rory McIlroy slipped in a six-foot putt to save par on the 18th that led to the Northern Irishman giving a small fist pump for a grinding one-under-par 69, a round that could have been worse and that leaves him with a realistic...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 4:19 PM
Jim Furyk shot a two-under-par 68 on Saturday in the third round of the PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y, and will take a one-shot lead over Jason Dufner into the final round.
So far this year, none of the 54-hole leaders at...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 7:20 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — I never thought it would come to this, but I'm starting to feel sorry for these pro golfers.
First we had the recent U.S. Open at Merion and now this, the British chain-saw massacre at Muirfield. My hero and mentor, Jim Murray,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Get ready for the new rage in sports.
Got a big game coming up? A national championship? An international competition?
A few days beforehand, jump on a plane and fly cross-country. Wait awhile, then fly back. That’s what Phil Mickelson did,...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:05 PM
Phil Mickelson, who has struggled mightily at times this year, heads a big-name field with some star power on the leaderboard in the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow.
Mickelson sank a 40-foot birdie putt at No. 9 during a round of five-under-par...
| May 5, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Phil Mickelson fell out of contention Sunday when he gave up a one-stroke lead with bogeys on two of the final three holes at Quail Hollow in the Wells Fargo Championship, which was won by rookie Derek Ernst in a playoff against David Lynn.