U.S. Open Men's Golf Championships

Clint Eastwood chips the ball to the 18th green during the celebrity challenge event of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am golf tournament Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
February 06, 2019 - 6:42 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Only four American courses have hosted a PGA Tour event and a major championship in the same year, a concept that USGA chief executive Mike Davis does not consider to be ideal. One big exception is Pebble Beach. "I think this is great," Davis said Wednesday as he walked...
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Tiger Woods reacts on the 18th hole of the South Course at Torrey Pines Golf Course during the first round of the Farmers Insurance golf tournament Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
January 24, 2019 - 9:01 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods felt good in his first competitive round of 2019, from his tee shot right down the middle on No. 1 at Torrey Pines South to the 12-foot birdie putt on 18 that elicited roars from the crowd. "It was nice to have some juice flow in the system again," Woods said after...
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Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the eighth hole during the pro-am round of the Farmer's Insurance Open golf tournament on the North Course at Torrey Pines Golf Course on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, in San Diego, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
January 23, 2019 - 5:52 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rory McIlroy had a week to remember his first trip to San Diego. He carried Northern Ireland's flag during the opening ceremony of the Junior World Championship and later had a picture taken at Torrey Pines with a certain Mr. Woods. That was 20 years ago. And it was Earl Woods, the...
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January 20, 2019 - 3:58 pm
LA ROMANA, Dominican Republic (AP) — Right when it looked as though Alvaro Ortiz of Mexico would endure more heartache at the Latin American Amateur Championship, he delivered his best shots and finally earned a trip to the Masters. A runner-up each of the last two years, Ortiz hammered a 3-wood...
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FILE- In this June 17, 2018, file photo Brooks Koepka holds up the Golf Champion Trophy after winning the U.S. Open Golf Championship in Southampton, N.Y. Koepka says the key to victory were 9-irons he hit on the 16th and 17th holes of the final round. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
January 13, 2019 - 10:56 am
HONOLULU (AP) — Brooks Koepka still smiles at the memory of the 9-irons he hit in the final round of his second straight U.S. Open victory. Yes, that's plural. They were on consecutive holes on the back nine at Shinnecock Hills. The one that led to birdie was memorable. The one that led to par was...
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FILE - In this June 13, 2014, file photo, Chris Thompson lines up a putts on the 12th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament in Pinehurst, N.C. The Sony Open really is paradise for Thompson, who could have swam to Hawaii faster than it took him to reach the PGA Tour. He turned pro in 1999. Twenty years later, he finally is teeing it up along with the elite in golf. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
January 08, 2019 - 7:57 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Considering the long road he traveled and the setbacks that followed, it's hard to imagine anyone at the Sony Open who appreciates this island paradise more than Chris Thompson. He could have swum to Hawaii in less time than it took him to reach the PGA Tour. If there is a mini-tour...
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FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2018, file photo, Tiger Woods, center, and Rory McIlroy, right, make their way down the 18th fairway during the final round of the Tour Championship golf tournament in Atlanta. Woods won the Tour Championship for his 80th career PGA Tour victory, all the evidence he needs for high expectations. He's also wise enough to know his expectations won't be as high as they once were because of age. (AP Photo/John Amis)
November 27, 2018 - 3:56 pm
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — The first stop is Sam Snead and his 82 career PGA Tour victories. The ultimate stop is Jack Nicklaus and his 18 majors, the gold standard in golf. Both milestones are now in play for Tiger Woods, which is not to suggest they are within reach. That they are at least a topic of...
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FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2014 file photo broadcaster and Hall of Fame golfer Johnny Miller stands on the 18th green of the Silverado Resort North Course during the final round of the Frys.com PGA Tour golf tournament in Napa, Calif. Miller is retiring as the lead golf analyst for NBC Sports after three decades of giving viewers his unfiltered views. Miller says he will sign off on Feb. 3 at the Phoenix Open. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
October 15, 2018 - 6:56 pm
Johnny Miller is retiring after three decades of calling the shots the way he sees them. Miller said Monday he will make his last call from the Phoenix Open the first weekend in February, ending a career as the lead golf analyst for NBC Sports that made him as famous as the 63 he shot at Oakmont to...
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FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2018, file photo, Brooks Koepka holds the Wanamaker Trophy after he won the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, in St. Louis. Koepka has won PGA Tour player of the year on the strength of his two major championships. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)
October 09, 2018 - 1:29 pm
U.S. Open and PGA champion Brooks Koepka added to his trophy collection Tuesday when he picked up the Jack Nicklaus Award trophy as the PGA Tour player of the year. Koepka is the sixth player in the last six years to win the award, the longest streak of different winners since PGA Tour players...
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September 21, 2018 - 7:50 pm
ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover shot his second consecutive 7-under 64 on Friday to take a one-shot lead at the Web.com Tour Championship. The 38-year-old Glover, who won the 2009 U.S. Open at Bethpage Black, needs a high finish this weekend at Atlantic Beach...
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