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  • Goosen, Stephenson among 5 new members of golf Hall of Fame

    CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. (AP) — Retief Goosen woke up in a hospital room, learning later that his body was blackened, bloodied and lifeless from a lightning strike on a tiny South African golf course. Dennis Walters…

  • Pebble skippers: A few contenders skip annual pilgrimage

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — It was a chance to check out the nuances and seek out the subtleties of one of America’s true cathedrals of golf while potentially setting themselves up for success at…

  • USGA hoping to get back to old-style US Open at Pebble Beach

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The stage is set for what should be the ideal U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, perhaps the most popular of all U.S. Open courses with its magnificent Pacific coastline and…

  • US Open, Trivia Quiz

    How well do you know U.S. Open history? Try this quiz: 1. What club did Jack Nicklaus hit off the flagstick on the 17th hole at Pebble Beach when he won the 1972 U.S. Open?…

  • Pebble gives Mickelson last, best chance at elusive US Open

    There was the hospitality tent at Winged Foot. There was Payne and the pager at Pinehurst. There was a near-miss at Merion. To list all of Phil Mickelson’s close calls, meltdowns and shortfalls at the…

  • Tour courses that have held majors in same year

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — PGA Tour courses that held a major championship the same year: PEBBLE BEACH GOLF LINKS 2019 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am: Phil Mickelson (268) won by three shots over Paul Casey.…

  • A look at majors held at Pebble Beach

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A capsule look at the five previous U.S. Opens held at Pebble Beach Golf Links: YEAR: 2010 WINNER: Graeme McDowell SCORE: 284 MARGIN: 1 shot RUNNER-UP: Gregory Havret EARNINGS: $1,350,000…

  • Capsules of top contenders for the US Open

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A capsule look at 10 top contenders for the U.S. Open (listed in predicted order of finish): DUSTIN JOHNSON Age: 34. Country: United States. World ranking: 2. Worldwide victories: 21.…

  • US Open, Hole by Hole

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A hole-by-hole look at Pebble Beach, site of the 119th U.S. Open to be played June 13-16: No. 1, 380 yards, par 4: Few courses offer a more gentle start…

  • US Open at a glance

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Facts and figures for the 119th U.S. Open golf championship: Dates: June 13-16. Site: Pebble Beach Golf Links. The course: Designed by two amateur players, Jack Neville and Douglas Grant,…