Found September 04, 2012 on
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Scott McCormick comes from a long line of mediocre – yet devoted – golfers. He lives in Arizona with his wife Alexis and their two dogs. When not trying to improve his short game on an office putting machine or following his favorite PGA tour pros on Twitter, he works as an freelance writer for GolfNow, specializing in San Diego Golf and Phoenix Golf.
When Tiger Woods demonstrated some poor golf etiquette at this year’s Masters Tournament, the world was watching closely. From uttering unmistakable four-letter words to kicking his nine-iron, any behavior by Tiger Woods that could be deemed juvenile was analyzed to death.
As any old duffer knows, golf can be a frustrating game. For most of us, we have the good fortune to not have our worst moments on the links be recorded for posterity, but not having cameras in his face constantly didn’t stop PGA Tour pioneer Tommy Bolt from earning the nickname “Tommy Terrible” for his rage-induce golf antics during his career that started in 1946.
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Rory McIlroy was feeling pretty confident at the beginning of August after taking his first PGA Championship title in Kiawah, South Carolina. But on Monday, the 23-year-old took to Boston for his most recent title. McIlroy shot a 20-under for the tournament at the 2012 version of the Deutsche Bank classic in Norton, Mass., taking home his third win on the season and moving into first...
Rory McIlroy has won the Deutsche Bank Championship for his third PGA Tour this year.
In a Labor Day finish that featured some of the biggest names in golf, McIlroy closed with a 4-under 67 and got away with a few mistakes to hold off Louis Oosthuizen for a one-shot victory on the TPC Boston. Oosthuizen narrowly missed a 12-foot birdie putt on the final hole that would have forced...
Rory McIlroy needed some help from playing partner Louis Oosthuizen, but held on for a one-shot victory at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Monday. The tournament, played at TPC Boston in Norton, Massachusetts, is the second leg of the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup playoffs.
McIlroy shot a final round 4-under par 67, for a 20 under par total of 264, to edge Oosthuizen, the third round...
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy seem to be spending a lot of time together these days. That included the top of the leaderboard in the BMW Championship on Thursday.
McIlroy was dialed in with his irons and birdied his last two holes for an 8-under 64 that got him into a four-way tie for the lead at Crooked Stick. Woods made a 30-foot birdie putt on his last hole and was one shot behind...
We got this cool screengrab sent to us this weekend from JMPTrillOG. This is an epic leaderboard fail:
Sure looks like Mr. Levin was running away with the tournament. Congrats to Rory McIlroy on making up that 19 shot deficit going into the final round, though. That has to be a record or something.