Men's golf

This June 9, 2015 photo provided by the Wisconsin Department of Correction shows Steve Trattner. While the US Open takes place at Erin Hills this week, the man who discovered the land where the course was built will watch on TV from his prison cell. Trattner is serving a 35-year sentence for killing his wife. (Wisconsin Department of Corrections via AP)
June 12, 2017 - 6:28 pm
The man who first imagined the grassy Wisconsin cattle farm as a potential piece of the U.S. Open's hallowed history will see that vision come to life this week. Steve Trattner will be watching on TV from his prison cell, 40 miles away from Erin Hills. Trattner, 55, is the onetime software...
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Daniel Berger hits from the edge of the rough on the first hole during the final round of the St. Jude Classic golf tournament Sunday, June 11, 2017, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)
June 11, 2017 - 6:40 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Daniel Berger shot a 4-under 66 to erase a three-shot deficit and win the St. Jude Classic for a second straight year. The 24-year-old is the fourth back-to-back winner at St. Jude and the first since David Toms did it in 2003 and '04. Berger played a bogey-free round on...
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June 10, 2017 - 6:17 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Rafa Cabrera Bello shot a 5-under 65 on Saturday to join Ben Crane and Stewart Cink in a three-way tie for the lead after three rounds at the St. Jude Classic. Cabrera Bello, a 33-year-old from Spain, has four international victories, but has never won on the PGA Tour. He's...
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FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2011, file photo, Jordan Russell of College Station, Texas, hits a shot on the sixth hole during the semifinals at the U.S. Amateur golf tournament at Erin Hills Golf Course in Erin, Wisc. About the only similarities between Erin Hills and Chambers Bay, which hosted the U.S. Open two years ago off Puget Sound in Washington state, are that both were built as public golf courses and are mostly devoid of trees. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)
June 08, 2017 - 6:43 pm
Going somewhere new for the U.S. Open is starting to get old. For so many years, everyone knew what to expect. With few exceptions, the event's identity as the "toughest test in golf" was carved out of traditional, tree-lined courses with tight fairways and thick rough, firm and fast greens. No one...
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Steve Stricker chips to the first green during the third round of the Memorial golf tournament, Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
June 05, 2017 - 11:42 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Steve Stricker always knew he would have to take the toughest road to make it into the first U.S. Open in his native Wisconsin. That made it all the more rewarding when he earned his place at Erin Hills through a 36-hole qualifier Monday. And the 50-year-old Stricker did it in...
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Steve Stricker chips to the first green during the third round of the Memorial golf tournament, Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
June 05, 2017 - 10:11 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Steve Stricker always knew he would have to take the toughest road to make it into the first U.S. Open in his native Wisconsin. That made it all the more rewarding when he earned his place at Erin Hills through a 36-hole qualifier Monday. And the 50-year-old Stricker did it in...
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Steve Stricker chips to the first green during the third round of the Memorial golf tournament, Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
June 05, 2017 - 9:58 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Steve Stricker always knew he would have to take the toughest road to make it into the first U.S. Open in his native Wisconsin. That made it all the more rewarding when he earned his place at Erin Hills through a 36-hole qualifier Monday. And the 50-year-old Stricker did it in...
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Jason Dufner, left, is congratulated by Rickie Fowler following the final round of the Memorial golf tournament, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio. Dufner won the tournament. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
June 05, 2017 - 2:55 am
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — One of the best perks from winning the Memorial is to walk off the 18th green and into a warm handshake from tournament host Jack Nicklaus. Not to be overlooked for Jason Dufner was the posse of pals who also wanted to celebrate with him. First among them was Rickie Fowler, whom...
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In this Monday, May 29, 2017, image made from a surveillance video provided by the Jupiter Police Department, Tiger Woods stands in Palm Beach County jail following his DUI arrest in Palm Beach County, Fla. Woods told the officers he had not been drinking, and two breath tests at the jail registered a 0.0 blood-alcohol level. Woods is to be arraigned July 5 in Palm Beach County Court. (Jupiter Police Department via AP)
June 02, 2017 - 5:22 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Video from a Florida jail shows a barefoot and handcuffed Tiger Woods performing two breath tests after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. In video released Friday by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, Woods uses the slurred speech and...
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Phil Mickelson, left, talks with Dustin Johnson as they walk down the 13th fairway during the first round of the Memorial golf tournament, Thursday, June 1, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
June 02, 2017 - 2:15 am
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — The brother of Dustin Johnson was leaning on a wall outside the caddie area when the phone rang. It was the world's No. 1 player, and Austin Johnson headed out to the practice range at Muirfield Village. It was time to get back to work. The question going into Friday at the...
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