SAN DIEGO — Despite the decades of ceaseless agitprop—Francis Ouimet’s upset, Ben Hogan’s comeback, Payne Stewart’s farewell, e pluribus unum marketing—the U.S. Open has never really been an incubator of fairytales. Of dramas, sure. And thrillers. But the previous 120 editions of this championship have witnessed more horrors than syrupy,Continue Reading

SAN DIEGO – There are very few lists of outstanding accomplishments in golf that do not include either Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Tom Watson or Tiger Woods. The list of golfers who have won back-to-back U.S. Opens is one of them. Willie Anderson was the first of seven golfers toContinue Reading