Men's golf

Tiger Woods smiles during a press event for a new golf course designed by Woods, in Hollister, Mo., Tuesday, April 18, 2017. (Guillermo Martinez/The Springfield News-Leader via AP)
April 20, 2017 - 4:19 pm
Two days after Tiger Woods said his back was progressing, he announces on his website he has had a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain. The surgery was performed at the Texas Back Institute. Typical recovery is six months, meaning Woods is likely to go another full year without playing a major...
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April 16, 2017 - 3:31 am
PADRES-BRAVES Braves top Padres 4-2 as Dickey pitches in 3rd Atlanta park ATLANTA (AP) — Winless at Turner Field, R.A. Dickey got a victory in his first appearance at SunTrust Park as the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 Saturday night behind home runs from Brandon Phillips and Adonis...
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April 16, 2017 - 3:31 am
PADRES-BRAVES Braves top Padres 4-2 as Dickey pitches in 3rd Atlanta park ATLANTA (AP) — Winless at Turner Field, R.A. Dickey got a victory in his first appearance at SunTrust Park as the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 4-2 Saturday night behind home runs from Brandon Phillips and Adonis...
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April 15, 2017 - 3:31 am
PADRES-BRAVES Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium ATLANTA (AP) — Ender Inciarte hit the first home run in baseball's newest stadium, local product Nick Markakis drove in the first two runs and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 5-2 Friday night in the regular-season...
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April 15, 2017 - 3:31 am
FALCONS-WHITE RETIRES Falcons all-time leading receiver White officially retires ATLANTA (AP) — Roddy White, the leading receiver in Atlanta Falcons history, has officially retired. White has announced his retirement on his Twitter account. White, who was released by Atlanta before the 2016 season...
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Graham DeLaet hits his ball from the 16th fairway during the second round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Friday, April 4, 2017. (Delayna Earley/The Island Packet via AP)
April 14, 2017 - 6:10 pm
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Graham DeLaet eagled the par-4 ninth hole and shot a 4-under 67 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Luke Donald in the RBC Heritage. Donald also had a 67 to match DeLaet at 10-under 132, two ahead of Ian Poulter and Webb Simpson. DeLaet had always...
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Bud Cauley tees off on No. 17 during the first round of the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island. Cauley ended his round in sole possession of the tournament lead at 8-under-par. (Jay Karr /The Island Packet via AP)
April 13, 2017 - 6:40 pm
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Bud Cauley took advantage of pristine, windless conditions at Harbour Town Golf Links with birdies on four of final five holes for an 8-under 63 and a two-shot lead Thursday after the opening round of the RBC Heritage. Cauley hadn't made many waves at Harbour Town...
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Bud Cauley tees off on No. 17 during the first round of the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island. Cauley ended his round in sole possession of the tournament lead at 8-under-par. (Jay Karr /The Island Packet via AP)
April 13, 2017 - 6:38 pm
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Bud Cauley took advantage of pristine, windless conditions at Harbour Town Golf Links with birdies on four of final five holes for an 8-under 63 and a two-shot lead Thursday after the opening round of the RBC Heritage. Cauley hadn't made many waves at Harbour Town...
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April 10, 2017 - 3:31 am
BRAVES-PIRATES Marte's walk-off homer in 10th leads Pirates by Braves 6-5 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Starling Marte hit a two-run homer off Jose Ramirez in the 10th inning, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-5 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday. The Braves had taken the lead in the top of the...
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Sergio Garcia, of Spain, holds his trophy at the green jacket ceremony after the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 9, 2017, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
April 09, 2017 - 10:10 pm
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Sergio Garcia tugged the lapel of his green jacket with both hands, proud of his prize and how he earned it. His hopes were fading Sunday in the Masters — two shots behind with six holes to play — when his tee shot bounced off a tree and into an azalea bush, the kind of bad luck...
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