Masters Golf Tournament

Sergio Garcia of Spain talks to the media during a press conference on the second practice day at the British Open Golf Championship at Royal Birkdale in Southport, England, Monday, July 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson)
July 17, 2017 - 1:00 pm
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Sergio Garcia won't be wearing his green jacket from Augusta National at his wedding. What about pouring champagne from a claret jug? Garcia doesn't have one yet, though he loves the thought of such possibilities, especially considering that only four months ago, the 36-...
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FILE - This April 10, 2002, file photo shows Hootie Johnson, then-chairman of the Augusta National Golf Club, during a news conference at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker who as chairman of Augusta National stood his ground on inviting female members, has died. Augusta National said Johnson died Friday morning, July 14, 2017. He was 86. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
July 14, 2017 - 5:23 pm
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86. Augusta National announced his death and celebrated the sweeping changes to the Masters during his eight years...
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FILE - This April 10, 2002, file photo shows Hootie Johnson, then-chairman of the Augusta National Golf Club, during a news conference at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker who as chairman of Augusta National stood his ground on inviting female members, has died. Augusta National said Johnson died Friday morning, July 14, 2017. He was 86. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
July 14, 2017 - 4:42 pm
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Thursday morning. He was 86. Augusta National announced his death and celebrated the sweeping changes to the Masters during his eight...
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July 14, 2017 - 3:42 pm
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker who as chairman of Augusta National stood his ground on inviting female members, has died. Augusta National said Johnson died Friday morning. He was 86. Johnson served eight years as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters. Known for being progressive...
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FILE - In this Friday, July 7, 2017 file photo golfer Sergio Garcia, wearing his green Masters jacket, centre and fiancee Angela Akins sit in the Royal Box on day five at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. When Masters champion Sergio Garcia sat in the Royal Box at Wimbledon last week, he showed up in his green jacket from Augusta National. Seemed fitting. The tennis and golf tournaments seem to be each other's counterparts in many ways, starting with the reverence in which they're held by many in the sports. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)
July 13, 2017 - 4:53 pm
LONDON (AP) — When Masters champion Sergio Garcia sat in the Royal Box at Wimbledon last week, he showed up in his green jacket from Augusta National. Seemed fitting. The tennis and golf tournaments seem to be each other's counterparts in many ways, starting with the reverence in which they're held...
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Rickie Fowler on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 20, 2017 - 8:16 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — In pursuit of his first major championship, Phil Mickelson never saw the glass as anything but half-full. Close calls didn't change that. He was runner-up in the PGA Championship at Atlanta in 2001, third in the Masters the following year and then gave Tiger Woods a stiff...
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June 09, 2017 - 11:37 am
A capsule look at 10 top contenders for the U.S. Open, to be played June 15-18 at Erin Hills Golf Club in Wisconsin. Listed in predicted order of finish: DUSTIN JOHNSON AGE: 32. COUNTRY: United States. WORLD RANKING: 1. WORLDWIDE VICTORIES: 15. MAJORS: U.S. Open (2016). BEST US OPEN FINISH: Won in...
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Steve Stricker chips to the first green during the third round of the Memorial golf tournament, Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
June 05, 2017 - 11:42 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Steve Stricker always knew he would have to take the toughest road to make it into the first U.S. Open in his native Wisconsin. That made it all the more rewarding when he earned his place at Erin Hills through a 36-hole qualifier Monday. And the 50-year-old Stricker did it in...
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FILE - In this July 15, 1967, file photo, Roberto De Vincenzo of Argentina, holds the Claret Jug trophy following his victory in the Britis Open golf tournament at Hoylake, England. De Vicenzo, known as much for a scorecard error at the Masters as his British Open victory that made him the first Argentine to win a major, died Thursday, June 1, 2017. He was 94. (AP Photo/File)
June 01, 2017 - 4:53 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Roberto De Vicenzo, known has much for his scorecard error at the Masters as his British Open victory that made him Argentina's first major golf champion, died Thursday afternoon at his home in Buenos Aires. He was 94. The Argentina Golf Association, which confirmed the death on...
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June 01, 2017 - 4:00 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Roberto De Vicenzo, known as much for a scorecard error at the Masters as his British Open victory that made him the first Argentine to win a major, has died. He was 94. De Vicenzo died Thursday. The Argentina Golf Association confirmed his death on its website. It says De...
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