Blog Profile / Devil Ball Golf


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Archived Since:April 1, 2010

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Phil Mickelson, Jim 'Bones' Mackay announce split after 25 years

Phil Mickelson and Jim ‘Bones’ Mackay earlier this year. (Getty Images) One of the longest-running player-caddie relationships in golf history has come to a close. Phil Mickelson and Jim “Bones” Mackay, joined at the hip for a quarter-century, have decided to go their separate ways. Show More Summary

Tiger Woods receiving 'professional help' to manage medications, medical issues

Your browser does not support iframes. Tiger Woods said Monday he is receiving “professional help” to manage his medications and treatment for back pain and insomnia. Woods’ Twitter statement was just the second time he has commented...Show More Summary

Erin Hills was different, yes, but also great as US Open host

HARTFORD, WI – JUNE 18: Brooks Koepka of the USA celebrates with the champions trophy after the final round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills golf club in Hartford, Wisconsin on June 18, 2017 in Hartford, Wisconsin. (Photo by RossShow More Summary

For Rickie Fowler, finding the will not to lose will bring him a major win

Your browser does not support iframes. The all-time greats in sports typically get on that short list because they’re winners. They come through in the clutch more often than not, and they’re not afraid to throw everything they have at a challenge to conquer it. Show More Summary

Man who died at U.S. Open passed away three days after his wife

Chick Jacobs lived an admirable life, a grandfather and a soldier, a World War II and Korean War veteran, recipient of the Silver Star and the Purple Heart, engineer involved with the moon landing, lifelong golfer. Chick’s life came to an end last week at the U.S. Show More Summary

2017 U.S. Open ratings are second-worst ever

Brooks Koepka marches toward a championship. (Getty) No Tiger. No Phil. No Dustin, no Jason, no Rory. And apparently, no viewers. The U.S. Open was a triumph of golf for Brooks Koepka, but from a broadcast perspective, the returns were far less favorable. Show More Summary

Joe Buck calls Brooks Koepka's girlfriend the wrong name in awkward U.S. Open moment

Your browser does not support iframes. Somewhere there’s a Fox Sports researcher who wants to get away. In an awkward but funny moment, Joe Buck saw a woman kiss Brooks Koepka after he won the 2017 U.S. Open in record-tying fashion.Show More Summary

5 things to watch for on Sunday at the US Open

We’re going to crown a U.S. Open champion — we hope — on Father’s Day Sunday at Erin Hills. We’ve got a leaderboard jammed with players all hungry for their first major title. Many are in their 20s, some in their 30s. Some are svelte, some are muscular. Show More Summary

Johnny Miller: Justin Thomas' 63 not as good as mine

Your browser does not support iframes. ERIN, Wisconsin — After carding a 9-under 63 in the third round of the U.S. Open, the lowest round to par in the 117-year history of the tournament, Justin Thomas was asked what he might say to Johnny Miller when he sees him. Show More Summary

Get to know your leaders heading into the U.S. Open's final (?) day

It’s the final day of the U.S. Open, and you’re settling in to watch some of the finest golfers on the planet challenge Erin Hills in Wisconsin. Only … who the heck are these guys? Where’s Dustin Johnson? Rory McIlroy? Jason Day? For...Show More Summary

U.S. Open 2017: Justin Thomas made an insane birdie putt during historic round

Justin Thomas can do many things that most men can’t. Pulling off a pair of pink pants is one of them. Crafting a record-setting round at the U.S. Open is another. [ Fantasy Football is open! Sign up now ] Sinking a birdie putt straight out of a trick shot video might be the best. Show More Summary

U. S. Open 2017: Jordan Spieth 'took an L' with poor third round

Jordan Spieth wasn’t part of the high-profile horde of players that missed the cut at Erin Hills. On Saturday, the two-time major winner played like he should have been. [ Fantasy Football is open! Sign up now ] The 2015 U.S. Open champion continued to struggle with his putter, posting a four-over 76 for the third round. Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy, former PGA winner Elkington get into serious Twitter beef

Rory McIlroy missed the cut at the U.S. Open by four shots. (Getty) Rory McIlroy has never been shy about stepping in to defend himself against his critics, wherever they may be. And that was certainly the case on Friday night when the four-time major champion went on offense against 1995 PGA champion Steve Elkington. Show More Summary

Five things to watch at the U.S. Open on Saturday

Play continues in the second round of the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Getty) We’re halfway home at the U.S. Open. You know who else is home? Rory McIlroy and Jason Day, two of the finest players in golf. Dustin Johnson, defending U.S. Open champion. Show More Summary

U.S. Open spectator dies on course from reported natural causes

A 94-year-old spectator attending the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills died at the golf course on Friday during the tournament’s second round. According to Fox 6 News in Milwaukee, Washington County medical examiner personnel were called to the golf course around 2 p.m. Show More Summary

Danny Willett withdraws from U.S. Open due to back injury

Danny Willett’s time at the U.S. Open is done. (Getty) The USGA has announced that 2016 Masters champion Danny Willett has withdrawn from the 2017 U.S. Open as a result of a back injury. Willett opened Friday with a +9, so it’s unlikely he would have been around on the weekend anyway, but it’s still a bit of a surprise to see him withdrawing. Show More Summary

U.S. Open 2017: Jason Day and Rory McIlroy miss the cut at Erin Hills

Jason Day and Rory McIlroy will likely miss the cut at the U.S. Open (AP) The weekend leaderboard at the 117th U.S. Open will be lacking some serious star power. [ Fantasy Football is open! Sign up now ] Jason Day and Rory McIlroy, two...Show More Summary

US Open 2017: E. coli traces found in drinking water provided to fans

Traces of E. coli were found at a hydration station at the U.S. Open (AP) Come for the world-class golf tournament, stay for the abdominal cramping. Evidence of E. coli bacteria was found in drinking water being provided to fans at the U.S. Show More Summary

5 things to look for on Friday at the U.S. Open

Rickie Fowler lit up Erin Hills on Thursday. (Getty Images) There was an air of mystery on Thursday morning as the U.S. Open began at first-time host Erin Hills in rural Wisconsin. Though it had previously hosted a pair of USGA championships, it had never held an Open. Show More Summary

U.S. Open 2017: Rickie Fowler's Erin Hills 'clinic' makes golf history

Rickie Fowler shot a seven-under 65 at the U.S. Open on Thursday. (AP) ERIN, Wis. — Jon Rahm played an opening round to forget, but the 22-year-old Spaniard allowed that his day wasn’t a total waste as he left the U.S. Open on Thursday afternoon. Show More Summary

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