Men's golf

FILE - In this May 7, 2012, file photo, sports writer Dan Jenkins speaks after receiving the lifetime achievement award during the World Golf Hall of Fame inductions at World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla. Jenkins, the sports writing great and best-selling author known for his humor, has died. He was 89. TCU athletic director Jeremiah Donati confirmed Jenkins died Thursday, March 7, 2019, in his hometown of Fort Worth, Texas. (Will Dickey/The Florida Times-Union via AP)
March 08, 2019 - 9:24 am
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Dan Jenkins, the sports writing great and best-selling author whose career covered Ben Hogan to Tiger Woods, began with Western Union and ended with Twitter, has died. He was 89. "The message on my tombstone will be, 'I knew this would happen,'" Jenkins always said,...
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Justin Thomas catches his balance as he walks down a hill to line up his putt on the 11th hole during the final round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Sunday, March 3, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 05, 2019 - 5:27 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The memo PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan sent to players on the new Rules of Golf can be interpreted different ways based as much on the timing as the message. One theme was to be patient. "We are committed to playing under these rules as we analyze their effectiveness .....
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Keith Mitchell holds up his trophy after winning the Honda Classic golf tournament Sunday, March 3, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 03, 2019 - 7:37 pm
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Keith Mitchell's first and until now only win as a professional was three years ago, on something called the G Pro Tour. As is the case with minitour life, hardly anybody was watching and hardly anybody noticed. He earned $5,600. Those days are long gone. After 97...
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Justin Thomas calls out after his tee shot went right on the ninth hole during the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 03, 2019 - 4:20 pm
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The USGA says it will meet with Justin Thomas in the coming days, in response to his criticisms over some of the game's newest rules changes. The world's No. 3 player and the USGA engaged a bit over Twitter during the weekend, and then chatted offline as well. USGA...
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March 03, 2019 - 11:24 am
MUSCAT, Oman (AP) — American golfer Kurt Kitayama won his second European Tour title by a single shot after a remarkable comeback at the weather-hit Oman Open on Sunday. After coming through all three stages of Q-School in November to earn a place on tour, Kitayama won the Mauritius Open on just...
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March 02, 2019 - 7:03 pm
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Mark O'Meara shot a 3-under 70 on Saturday to take the second-round lead in the Cologuard Classic, while former baseball star John Smoltz closed with a double bogey to drop 11 strokes back in his PGA Tour Champions debut. The 62-year-old O'Meara finished with a bogey on the par...
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Stewart Cink tees off on the ninth hole during the third round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 02, 2019 - 6:24 pm
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Vijay Singh's last PGA Tour victory in 2008. His only win at The Honda Classic was in 1999, on a course that he couldn't remember. And he arrived at PGA National a few days ago wondering if his game is still good enough for him to be competitive with the younger...
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March 01, 2019 - 7:57 pm
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Kenny Perry shot an 8-under 65 on Friday to take the Cologuard Classic lead, Mark O'Meara matched the PGA Tour Champions record with eight straight birdies in a 66, and former baseball star John Smoltz failed to build on a strong start in his tour debut. Smoltz birdied three of...
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Sungjae Im, of South Korea, hits from the fairway of the 10th hole during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Friday, March 1, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 01, 2019 - 6:50 pm
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Sungjae Im was in the first group to tee off on the first hole Friday at The Honda Classic. He'll be in the final group Saturday. Im, the 20-year-old South Korean rookie who around this time last year was winning the first Web.com Tour start of his career, shot a 6-...
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Justin Thomas, right, looks at the phone of Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officer John Booth on the third hole during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Friday, March 1, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 01, 2019 - 6:37 pm
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Justin Thomas thought some ice and a couple of anti-inflammatory pills would fix his right arm. He was wrong. Still feeling the effects of an awkward shot in the opening round, the defending Honda Classic champion said he was dealing with "a dead arm" Friday as he...
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