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Pete Pappas

Pete Pappas
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Pete is a journalist, commentator, and interviewer covering the PGA Tour, new equipment releases, and the latest golf fashions.

Pete's also a radio and television personality who's appeared multiple times on ESPN radio, and Fox Sports All Bets Are Off. And when he's not running down a story, he's at the range working on his game.

Above all else, Pete's the proud son of a courageous mom who battled pancreatic cancer much longer than anyone expected.

You can follow Pete on twitter @PGAPappas
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Everyone has their favorite moments from the Masters. But what are the best and worst shots in Masters history for each hole at Augusta...

Everyone has their favorite moments from the Masters.  But what are the best and worst shots in Masters history for each hole at Augusta...

Jack Nicklaus' career at Firestone Country Club began in 1958 at the Rubber City Open. In Nicklaus' own words, he was a "scared little kid...

These days everyone’s a know-it-all in regard to Tiger Woods' 0-for-17 slump in major championships. Tiger’s struggles in major championships continued yesterday in the final...

Justin Rose was 22-years-old when his father, Ken, died from leukemia in 2002. Rose won twice on the European Tour that year, and gave...

Matt Kuchar isn’t a fan favorite on Tour because of exuberantly combative fist pumps like we see from Tiger Woods. And he's not a...

Golf, cruel?  Really? Standing on the 17th tee Sunday afternoon at TPC Sawgrass with his second Players Championship trophy tantalizingly within reach, Sergio Garcia was...

Whoa… whoa… whoa… is Tiger playing his best golf ever? The very mention of it probably incites John McEnroe-esque howls from golf enthusiasts coast...

Throughout Tiger Woods' career, his late father Earl got his attention on the golf course by calling him "Sam." "He rarely ever called me Tiger,"...

She’s poured the perfect Guinness in Ireland, outplayed poker pros in Las Vegas, swam with dolphins in Hawaii, and even wrestled an alligator in...

The Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship always features some of the strongest fields of the year. And every year since its 2006 inception, it’s...

When you think Dustin Johnson, you think raw power. You think majestic, soaring drives, like the kind he hit to win the 2013 Hyundai Tournament...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer A Sunday round in the 50’s isn’t a common occurrence. But at the Franklin Templeton Shootout, a 54-hole team...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer You’ve heard it hundreds, if not thousands of times. Ian Poulter is overrated. He doesn’t have enough talent to be...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The PGA Tour playoffs conclude this week with the fourth and final event of the FedExCup Playoffs, the Tour Championship...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer Crooked Stick Golf Club is one of five Pete Dye designs on the Tour schedule this season (TPC Sawgrass, Harbor...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The FedExCup Playoffs continue this week with the 2012 Deutsche Bank Championship, and when the last shot is fired Labor...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The Wyndham Championship is the final stop for the PGA Tour regular season this week. But a crowd of noteworthy...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The PGA Championship is thought to be the least prestigious of the four majors on Tour.  But it has something...

SCOR Golf President Terry Koehler talks all things golf in this exclusive one-on-one interview and shares his opinions on: the controversial debate between blades and...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer Steve Stricker’s bobblehead is going for $50 a pop on eBay.  That’s more than any PGA Tour player bobblehead has...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer  The AT&T National returns to Congressional Country Club this week after a two-year hiatus from our nation’s capital. Congressional's Blue...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer If the history of U.S. Open competition tells us anything, it’s to expect the unexpected. And through the first two days...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village is one of my favorite events of the season.  And not just because it’s...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer  Lexi Thompson was the youngest golfer ever to play in the U.S. Woman’s Open at the tender age of 12. And...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The PGA Tour gallops back into the “Longhorn State” for the 2012 Byron Nelson Championship and third leg of the Tour’s...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer  You knew it was coming.  Every sport has them.  The events you circle on your calendar.  And this tournament always brings out the...

You just ripped your driver right down the middle of the fairway. And you're set up perfectly for approach to the green, right on...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The PGA Tour marches into Dixieland this week for the 2012 Zurich Classic of New Orleans.  The event history traces...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The topsy-turvy season for Tiger Woods will resume with the first PGA Tour event of May, the Wells Fargo Championship...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer Somewhere in the historic city of Himeji, home to the ancient art of Samurai sword-making, a man is working. In the...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The PGA Tour leaves the picturesque Magnolia Lane (and thrilling finish of the 76th Masters) and travels southeast to the...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer “We want to make the bogies easy if frankly sought, pars readily obtainable by standard good play, and birdies, except...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer The first Houston Open debuted in 1922 as the Independent Insurance Agent Open, making it the third oldest tournament on...

By Pete Pappas GolfWRX Staff Writer Men’s Journal magazine recently published an ultimate "bucket list" of things to do before you die.  And one item on...