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Steve Stricker WITB 2014
Equipment is accurate as of the Valero Texas Open (4/4/2014). Driver: Titleist 913D3 (8.5 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder VC 8.2X Tour Spec 3 Wood: Titleist 910Fd (13.5 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder VC 9.2X Tour Spec Hybrid: Titleist 913H...
- Posted 83 days ago
Tweets of the week: Gorillas, rotten bananas, BBQ, and other cooking
What are the best golfers in the world saying via social media as they’re preparing for a new year and a new golf season (really, it’s the continuation of the wraparound season, but still…)? We’ll have a...
- Posted 127 days ago
How Stenson solved the East Lake puzzle
A quick comparison of the front-nine scorecards at the 2013 Tour Championship tells an important part of the story of Henrik Stenson’s 2013 victory march. There was no great recovery shot from a water hazard as Bill...
- Posted 208 days ago
BMW Championship: Picks and Preview
After a week off, the FedExCup Playoffs continue this week at the BMW Championship. For the first time, Conway Farms Golf Club on Chicago’s North Shore plays host to a PGA Tour event. The much-buzzed about Tom...
- Posted 220 days ago
Presidents Cup qualifiers set: Stricker, Johnson secure final spots
Following the conclusion of the Deutsche Bank Championship Monday, the 10 qualifying spots for the 2013 U.S. Presidents Cup team have been set, as have the 10 spots on the International team. Captains Fred Couples and Nick Price...
- Posted 227 days ago
Stenson wins the Deutsche Bank Championship, takes the FedEx Cup lead
After three days of sharp play, Sergio Garcia’s Sunday woes continued with a final-round 73 at the Deutsche Bank Championship, while Henrik Stenson fired a 66 en route to his third career PGA Tour victory. Stenson’s tournament...
- Posted 228 days ago
Picks and Preview: The John Deere Classic
A week away from the third major of the year, the PGA Tour rolls arrives at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Despite its positioning in the schedule, the event has had some distinguished victors. Most recently, Zach...
- Posted 283 days ago
Hunt: Breaking down the best players on tour by category
I’m often asked by my readers what current PGA Tour player’s game I would prefer to have based upon my statistical research. To answer their question, I decided to look at the data and split the game...
- Posted 284 days ago
Stricker, Van Pelt win CVS Caremark Charity Classic
Once again, 20 of the game’s best golfers got together to play a tournament different from the usual PGA Tour grind for a good cause. The 15th annual CVS Caremark Charity Classic wrapped up Tuesday afternoon at...
- Posted 297 days ago
Mickelson Only Under-Par Golfer at U.S. Open
Merion Golf Club has now extracted three pounds of flesh from the field at the U.S. Open, and Phil Mickelson holds the solo lead at 1-under par. After third-round 70, Mickelson leads by a stroke over Hunter...
- Posted 307 days ago
2013 U.S. Open: Picks and Preview
The first tee balls will be in the air at the 113th edition of the U.S. Open when Cliff Kresge, Roger Tambellini and Ryan Yip tee off at 6:50 a.m. EST Thursday. A rain-soaked Merion Golf Club...
- Posted 311 days ago
Steve Stricker WITB
Equipment is accurate as of the Tour Championship (9/22/13) Driver: Titleist 913D3 (8.5 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder VC 8.2X Tour Spec 3 Wood: Titleist 910Fd (13.5 degrees) Shaft: Fujikura Motore Speeder VC 9.2X Tour Spec Hybrid: Titleist 913H (19...
- Posted 353 days ago
The 6 Actions of the Wrists and Forearms
Before I became a professional golfer, I was a computer engineer and before that I went to college to be a pharmacist. Little did I know at the time that the pharmaceutical courses I took covering physics,...
- Posted 438 days ago
Dustin Johnson: Mr. Consistency
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 of Champions by four shots over defending champion Steve Stricker and lead...
- Posted 464 days ago
Johnson wins the Hyundai Tournament of Champions
It took a while for the 2013 PGA Tour season to officially get underway, but when the extreme Maui winds finally died down on Monday, Dustin Johnson made up for lost time with a two-day birdie-filled sprint...
- Posted 465 days ago
Preview: Hyundai Tournament of Champions
The 2013 PGA Tour season gets started in its customary fashion with last year’s winners facing the enviable task of four rounds of golf in Hawaii at the beginning of January. Last year, Steve Stricker strung together...
- Posted 470 days ago
Stricker puts a new putter in the bag
Steve Stricker finished 67th on the PGA Tour in its Strokes Gained-Putting Statistic in 2012, marking one of the worst putting years for the Wisconsin native since to Tour began tracking the stat in 2004. Maybe that’s...
- Posted 504 days ago
Have we seen the last of the late bloomers?
By Dan Ross GolfWRX Contributor It might be said that there has been a wonderful tradition of “late bloomers” in professional golf. Depending on your interpretation, such players might include (in no particular order) Ben Hogan, Vijay Singh,...
- Posted 546 days ago
Presidents Cup: What Couples can learn from DL3
By Jim Johnson GolfWRX Contributor It was an event filled with missed putts, near shanks and questionable captains picks. All of which left a bitter taste in the mouth of the defeated. I’m talking about the U.S....
- Posted 562 days ago
Massacre at Medinah: Europe’s historic comeback
In the colorful history of Chicago, one of the best known chapters is the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre. That event involved one powerful gang invading the home turf of their rival gang and when the smoke cleared,...
- Posted 565 days ago
U.S. Team melts down, Europe wins the Ryder Cup
By Zak Kozuchowski GolfWRX Managing Editor The U.S. Ryder Cup Team suffered one of the worst meltdowns in Ryder Cup history, losing eight of the 12 Singles Matches on Sunday to hand Team Europe a 14.5-13.5 victory...
- Posted 565 days ago
2012 Ryder Cup Quick Predictions: Friday Foursomes
By Tim Gavrich GolfWRX Contributor 7:20 am (all times CT): Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell (EUR) vs. Jim Furyk and Brandt Snedeker (USA) Since he was first picked, I’ve told anyone who’d listen that Brandt Snedeker is...
- Posted 568 days ago
Ryder Cup 2012: Important players & pairings
By Brody Franzen GolfWRX Staff Writer This week, the United States will host one of the world’s largest sporting event, The Ryder Cup. The stage is set at Medinah Country Club, a majestic layout of golf right...
- Posted 570 days ago
Who has the Ryder Cup advantage?
By Greg Moore GolfWRX Staff Medinah Country Club is the host site of the 39th Ryder Cup and will be played at the famed No. 3 course Sept. 28-30. The course has been the venue for three...
- Posted 599 days ago
Snedeker, Scott separate themselves from the field
By Zak Kozuchowski GolfWRX Managing Editor By the time first-round leader Adam Scott teed of in the second round of the British Open, he was no longer the leader. He was several shots behind Brandt Snedeker, who...
- Posted 637 days ago
Z. Johnson wins John Deere Classic in a playoff
Winning major golf championships is often about perseverance under pressure filled circumstances. The players, the fans and even the announcers got a real taste of major-style drama as Zach Johnson edged out Troy Matteson on the second...
- Posted 642 days ago
Stricker Slam: The John Deere Classic preview
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 sold for on eBay all season – really. But put the...
- Posted 646 days ago
The Tour Championship – The Finale, Finally
Another year of hype and confusion leads to this week as The Tour Championship (presented by Coca-Cola, as we are constantly reminded) plays out at the East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Georgia. Although there really are...
- Posted 1305 days ago
Repeat, With Distinction
Prior to the start of this year’s John Deere Classic Steve Stricker made the obligatory visits to the media room to talk about defending the championship he won in 2009. As always, the Stricker was his humble self,...
- Posted 1377 days ago
Celebrating 40 Years – The John Deere Classic
Set on what used to be the home to Friendship Farms, where champion Arabian horses were bred and groomed to perfection, a different kind of thoroughbred will be on display this week at the TPC Deere Run....
- Posted 1382 days ago