Country Music Star Jake Owen Lip-Dubs Video with Golfers

If Jake Owen had it his way, he’d be playing in pro-am golf tournaments as the professional rather than the amateur. He’d be making millions off of birdies instead of Billboard hits.But being a country music star while still maintaining a single-digit handicap still isn’t a bad way to get through life.With the help of, Owen released a video on Thursday featuring...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Hoffman shoots 65 to lead by 1 at Pebble Beach

Morgan Hoffman took the first-round lead at the Pebble Beach Invitational on Thursday, shooting a 7-under 65 at Spyglass Hill. Hoffman has a one-stroke lead on fellow PGA Tour players Chesson Hadley, Ted Potter Jr., Scott Brown and defending champion Tommy Gainey. Gainey, Hadley and Brown all were at par-72 Del Monte Golf Course. Potter Jr. had his 66 at Spyglass Hill. Jason Kokrak...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

PGA/European Tours PGA Championship Leaderboard

PGA Championship Site: Rochester, N.Y. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Oak Hill Country Club (7134 yards, par 70). Purse: $8,000,000. Winner's share: $1,445,000. All Times Eastern First Round: SCORE THRU TODAY 1. Robert Garrigus -2 3 -2 1. Shane Lowry -2 4 -2 1. Hiroyuki Fujita -2 3 -2 4. Luke Guthrie -1 3 -1 4. John Senden -1 3 -1 4. Ryan Palmer -1 1 -1 7....
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August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Every leads, Lefty out at Greenbrier

The first page of the Greenbrier Classic leaderboard is filled with golfers who'll get to do something they're unaccustomed to lately: Playing on the weekend. Matt Every shot an 8-under 62 on Friday for a one-stroke lead over five other players midway through the Greenbrier Classic. Every needed just 26 putts during his best round of the year and is at 9 under for the tournament...
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July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Gainey, Wagner lead at Greenbrier

Tommy Gainey and Johnson Wagner each shot an 8-under 62 on Thursday to share a two-stroke lead after the first round of the Greenbrier Classic. Webb Simpson and Jin Park were close behind after 64s. Daniel Summerhays, Tag Ridings, Steven Bowditch and Neal Lancaster were another shot back. Players could lift, clean and place their balls after rain fell prior to the start of play...
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July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

MC's weigh heavy on blue-collar guys

His work over for the day, Aaron Baddeley knew he was also done for the week -- even though it was only Friday. Still, no one could have expected the volunteers at last week's Travelers Championship to know what sort of anguish was going through Baddeley's heart. So when the Aussie was asked, "How did you do today?" he was polite. "Three-under," Baddeley...
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July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Gainey wins Pebble Beach Invitational

Tommy Gainey birdied No. 18 for a 3-under 69 and a one-stroke victory in the Pebble Beach Invitational on Sunday. Kirk Triplett and William McGirt tied for second in the tournament that featured players from the PGA, LPGA, Champions and tours. Triplett, who was tied for the lead following the second round, closed with a 68 and McGirt shot a 69 in the final round. Gainey...
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November 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Streb leads Pebble Beach Invitational

Robert Streb shot a 3-under 69 in rainy conditions Saturday at Del Monte to take a one-stroke lead over Billy Horschel after the third round in the Pebble Beach Invitational. Streb, 25, had a 10-under 206 total. He won the Tour's Mylan Classic in September and finished seventh on the tour's money list to earn a PGA Tour card. Horschel had a 68, also at Del Monte...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Camilo Villegas shares early lead at Disney

Camilo Villegas stopped getting angry and decided to start having more fun. He can only hope the change has come soon enough for him to keep his card. Villegas ran off three straight birdies late in his round on the Palm Course at Disney for a 7-under 65 to share the early lead Thursday with Tommy Gainey in the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Classic. It's the final...
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November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Pressure is on at year's final event

The final PGA Tour event of the year is a lot like the final stage of Q-school, one last chance for so many players to earn their full cards for next year. The field at Disney looks like Q-school, too. The only player from the top 50 in the world ranking is Robert Garrigus, who checks in at No. 42. Only five players from the top 50 on the PGA Tour money list are at Disney -- Garrigus...
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November 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Pressure is on for players trying to keep cards

The final PGA Tour event of the year is a lot like the final stage of Q-school, one last chance for so many players to earn their full cards for next year. The field at Disney looks like Q-school, too. The only player from the top 50 in the world ranking is Robert Garrigus, who checks in at No. 42. Only five players from the top 50 on the PGA Tour money list are at Disney - Garrigus...
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November 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Gainey gains fame beyond the gloves

Not only does Tommy Gainey make fellow country golfer Boo Weekley look like a city slicker, he is perhaps the most compelling rags-to-riches story on the PGA Tour since Lee Trevino. Merry Mex had his Dr Pepper bottle. Gainey has his two gloves. Each has laughed all the way to Wells Fargo, to keep the golfy theme going. Now that he has climbed from rural humble beginnings to the...
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October 24, 2012  |  Discuss

"Two Gloves" Is A Tour Winner

((HT: The HQ has covered the mini-tours and seen the likes of tomorrow. We've also seen all those guys who cling onto dreams harder than the average bear, sleep in their cars, and drive from point-to-point with a best friend or wife as a caddy just to make ends meet. It's crappy hotels, crappy food, and still trying to find a way to stay in shape and make...
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October 21, 2012  |  Discuss

McGladrey Classic Scores

Sunday At Sea Island Resort (Seaside Course) St. Simons Island, Georgia Purse: $4 million Yardage: 7,005; Par: 70 Final Tommy Gainey, $720,000 69-67-68-60-264 David Toms, $432,000 65-67-70-63-265 Jim Furyk, $272,000 66-65-66-69-266 Brendon de Jonge, $165,333 66-69-68-65-268 Davis Love III, $165,333 65-66-66-71-268 D.J. Trahan, $165,333 66-67-66-69-268 Chad Campbell, $124,667...
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October 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Gainey breaks through at Sea Island

Tommy Gainey narrowly missed golf's magic number. He happily settled for a course-record 60 at Sea Island, and his first PGA Tour win Sunday in the McGladrey Classic. Gainey became the fourth player this year to rally from at least seven shots behind in the final round to win on the PGA Tour. He made seven straight 3s on his way to a 29 on the back nine, and then had to wait...
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October 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Johnson surges late to win Colonial

Zach Johnson won the Colonial for his first victory since also winning at Hogan's Alley two years ago, pulling ahead Sunday when Jason Dufner finally faltered. Johnson was assessed a two-stroke penalty for failing to replace his ball to its original position after marking before his final putt, leaving him with a one-stroke victory. The penalty left Johnson with a 2-over 72...
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May 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Dufner leads halfway through Colonial

Jason Dufner moved into position for his second straight victory and third in five weeks by shooting a bogey-free, 6-under 64 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead in the Colonial. The Byron Nelson Championship winner last week, Dufner had an 11-under 129 total at Hogan's Alley. First-round leader Zach Johnson was second after a 67, and Bo Van Pelt and Tommy Gainey were third...
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May 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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