Posted July 01, 2013 on AP on Fox
Inbee Park hoped to win a Grand Slam. A career Grand Slam, that is. The single-season variety was just too outlandish. Yet she'll head to St. Andrews next month for the Women's British Open with a chance to become the first player to go 4 for 4 in majors - whatever that may be called, now that there are five majors in a year. ''Whether I do it or not, I'm just a very lucky person,'' Park said Sunday after winning the U.S. Women's Open for the second time. Park's four-shot victory at windy Sebonack would seem to bode well for Scotland, though the world's top-ranked player has won in pretty much every situation this season on the way to six titles, including all three majors and three straight tournaments overall. Park talked Sunday about how calm she felt, and Annika Sorenstam could only marvel. Sorenstam was the last player to try to win the year's first three majors, in 2005, and she didn't come close at the U.S. Women's Open...

Park leads U.S. Women's Open after 3

Inbee Park is one round from making history by winning the first three majors of the year. The top-ranked Park had a four-stroke lead through three rounds at the U.S. Women's Open. She shot 1-under 71 on Saturday in harsh conditions at Sebonack and was 10 under for the tournament. Fellow South Korean I.K. Kim had a 73 to remain in second but lost two strokes to Park. With the...

Inbee Park leads US Women's Open after 3 rounds

Inbee Park is one round from making history by winning the first three majors of the year. The top-ranked Park has a four-stroke lead through three rounds at the U.S. Women's Open. She shot 1-under 71 in harsh conditions at Sebonack and is 10 under for the tournament on Saturday. Fellow South Korean I.K. Kim shot 73 to remain in second but lost two strokes to Park. With the...

Park claims US Women's Open

Inbee Park has won the U.S. Women's Open to make history with titles in the year's first three majors. The world's top-ranked player finished at 8 under to win by four strokes. Her 2-over 74 in the final round Sunday was more than enough, with Sebonack's trying conditions keeping any rivals from making a run. Only three players were under par for the tournament....

Grand Slam even tougher this year

Inbee Park's historic win at Sebonack Golf Club brings up an interesting question: What is a Grand Slam? What once seemed so obvious to golf fans now comes with a twist. Park's four-stroke victory at the 68th U.S. Women's Open on Sunday makes her only the second woman in LPGA history to win the first three consecutive majors. Babe Zaharias accomplished the feat in 1950...

Inbee Park: 1 more leg for Grand Slam, or is it 2?

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer The good news for LPGA Tour commissioner Mike Whan is that his sport is dominating the golf conversation, which is rare. For the last two days, it seems like every time Whan turns on TV is he hearing about Inbee Park, and that's how it should be. When she completed a masterful week of putting and precision at Sebonack Golf...

Your July 1st Pin Sheet

Here's Your July 1st Pin Sheet: Inbee Park wins US Women's Open. Bill Haas wins AT&T National. Monday playoff to decide United Leasing event. Kenny Perry wins Senior Players Championship. Paul Casey wins Irish Open. Randall Mell writes Inbee Park overcame nerves for historic victory:  "Unable to sleep, Park opened the door of her...

Jessica Korda Fires Her Caddie Mid-Round

This can be taken one of two ways... That Jessica Korda is a lot like her father- fiery tennis star Petr Korda- or that she was being petulant, moody, and otherwise snap-judgmental in the middle of a major tournament... Either way, this was weird... ((HT: USGA/NBC)) Replacing your caddie with your boyfriend...??? But a four-over stretch on holes 6, 7, 8, and 9 on the...

Korda fires caddie during round at US Women's Open

Jessica Korda has fired her caddie midway through the third round of the U.S. Women's Open. The 20-year-old American replaced Jason Gilroyed with her boyfriend, Johnny DelPrete, after the ninth hole Saturday. Korda says she and Gilroyed had several disagreements and she wasn't in the right frame of mind. She says she needed to just start having fun, and the switch seemed...

U.S. Women's Open Champions

(All stroke play from 1947-present) 2013 - Inbee Park 2012 - Na Yeon Choi 2011 - So Yeon Ryu 2010 - Paula Creamer 2009 - Eun-Hee Ji 2008 - Inbee Park 2007 - Cristie Kerr 2006 - Annika Sorenstam 2005 - Birdie Kim 2004 - Meg Mallon 2003 - Hilary Lunke 2002 - Juli Inkster 2001 - Karrie Webb 2000 - Karrie Webb 1999 - Juli Inkster 1998 - Se Ri Pak 1997 - Alison Nicholas...
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