Tag Archives: Golf

  • Spectator at U.S. Open Catches Errant Ball with Bare Hands (Video)

    Spectator at U.S. Open Catches Errant Ball with Bare Hands (Video)

    There is certainly no shortage of examples of fans making amazing catches at baseball games. Over the years we’ve seen almost everything, from fans catching balls in their beers, to fans catching balls while holding their kids, to fans catching balls with oversized novelty gloves, to fans making amazing diving grabs on home run balls. […]

  • The Evolution of Tiger Woods’ Golf Swing in One GIF

    The Evolution of Tiger Woods’ Golf Swing in One GIF

    It kind of happened right underneath our noses, but after a four-year hiatus, Tiger Woods is once again the greatest golfer in the world. Sure, he still hasn’t won a major since 2008. But the guy has won four out of the first seven tournaments played this season, and if he wins the Memorial for […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 22nd) — Annika Sörenstam

    This Day In Sports History (May 22nd) — Annika Sörenstam

    It was on this day in 2003 that Annika Sörenstam played in the Bank of America Colonial golf tournament in Fort Worth, Texas.  By taking part in the event, she became the first woman since Babe Zaharias in 1945 to compete against men on the PGA Tour. At the time, Sörenstam was coming off back-to-back […]

  • Check Out This Incredible Office Hole-In-One Putt (Video)

    Check Out This Incredible Office Hole-In-One Putt (Video)

    Setting up an elaborate mini putt course at the office? Sounds like a great idea for a Friday afternoon when the boss is away. I’m sure it’s been done many times. However, most of the time the employees aren’t going to goof off and then post the footage on YouTube. It’s a sure-fire way to […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/9/2013 — Roberto Castro

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/9/2013 — Roberto Castro

    The $9.5 million prize fund at The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass is the richest of any tournament in pro golf. Moreover, the winner is awarded more points toward the world golf rankings than any tournament outside the majors; a five-year membership in the PGA; three-year invitations to the Masters, British Open, and U.S. Open; […]

  • Adam Scott’s Masters Winning Putt In Animated GIF Form

    Adam Scott’s Masters Winning Putt In Animated GIF Form

    Yesterday, Australia’s Adam Scott became the first Australian to win the Masters, and in doing so he didn’t just make his golf-loving country proud. He also erased the bitter memory of last year’s stunning choke job at the British Open, where he bogeyed the last four holes and lost to Ernie Els by a single […]

  • 11 Things You Might Not Have Known About The Masters

    11 Things You Might Not Have Known About The Masters

    The 2013 Masters gets underway today in Augusta, Georgia, thus marking the real start of the golf year. However, the Masters isn’t just a big deal because it’s the first of the four major tournaments in men’s pro golf. It’s a big deal because no other tournament packs as much tradition and ceremony into five […]

  • Bubba’s Hover: A Golf Cart Hovercraft (Video)

    Bubba’s Hover: A Golf Cart Hovercraft (Video)

    In six PGA tournament appearances thus far this season, Bubba Watson has accumulated a total of $767,300 in earnings and 356 FedEx Cup Points, ranking him outside the top 35 PGA golfers in each of those categories. So perhaps Bubba should be devoting his off-time to help improve his game, and he has been doing just […]