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COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked almost as an afterthought in the final round thanks to a recommendation by an important family friend. That their baseball paths...
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked almost as an afterthought in the final round thanks to a recommendation by an important family friend. That their baseball paths...
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked almost as an afterthought in the final round thanks to a recommendation by an important family friend. That their baseball paths...
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A look at key anniversaries in PGA Championship history: ___ 100 years ago (1916): Jim Barnes of England won the inaugural PGA Championship at Siwanoy Country Club, coming from one hole behind with three to play for a 1-up victory over Jock Hutchison. He...
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Capsules of 10 top contenders for the PGA Championship, to be played July 28-31 at Baltusrol Golf Club: RORY MCILROY Age: 27. Country: Northern Ireland. World ranking: 4. Worldwide wins: 19. Majors: U.S. Open (2011), British Open (2014), PGA Championship...
How well do you know the PGA Championship? Try this quiz: 1. What is the name of the PGA Championship trophy? a.) Hagen Cup b.) Wanamaker Trophy c.) Ted Bishop Trophy ___ 2. Where was the first PGA Championship played? a.) Valhalla b.) PGA National c.) Siwanoy ___ 3. Which...
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A capsule look at major championship held at Baltusrol, site of the 98th PGA Championship to be played July 28-31: Major: 2005 PGA Championship (Lower Course) Winner: Phil Mickelson Score: 276 Margin: 1 shot Runner-up: Steve Elkington, Thomas Bjorn...
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Facts and figures for the PGA Championship: Event: 98th PGA Championship Dates: July 28-31 Site: Baltusrol Golf Club (Lower Course) Length: 7,462 yards. Par: 34-36_70. Field: 156 players (136 tour pros, 20 club pros). Prize money: TBA ($10 million in...
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A hole-by-hole look at the Lower Course at Baltusrol Golf Club, site of the 98th PGA Championship to be played July 28-31: No. 1, 478 yards, par 4: A tough test from the start on a par 5 for members that has been converted to a par 4. Shunpike Road runs...