Men's golf

Zach Johnson eyes a putt Friday, April 20, 2018, during the second day of the Valero Texas Open golf tournament at TPC San Antonio in San Antonio. (John Davenport/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)
April 20, 2018 - 8:42 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Zach Johnson was going nowhere in the Valero Texas Open when it all changed with one putt. He made an 8-foot par putt on the 13th hole of the opening round to stay at 2 under. He followed with a big drive, a hybrid into 12 feet and an eagle. Johnson was on his way, and he kept...
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April 20, 2018 - 6:09 pm
RIDGEDALE, Mo. (AP) — John Daly and Michael Allen took the second-round lead Friday in the cool and breezy Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf. Daly and Allen shot an 8-under 46 on the Top of the Rock par-3 course with wind gusting to 15 mph and the temperature only in the high-50s at Big Cedar Lodge...
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April 20, 2018 - 3:45 pm
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Alvaro Quiros shot a solid 2-under 70 in windy conditions to push into a one-shot lead after two rounds of the Trophee Hassan II in Morocco on Friday. Quiros fought the elements, carding seven birdies and five bogeys to move to 7 under overall and take the outright lead at the...
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FILE - In this June 18, 2017, file photo, Brooks Koepka poses with the winning trophy after the U.S. Open golf tournament at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. Koepka has been out of golf for 15 weeks because of a torn tendon in his left wrist. He plans to return next week in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)
April 20, 2018 - 2:27 pm
U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka was out of golf so long he forgot where he put his clubs when finally healthy enough to start hitting balls. Now he's back to work, and he's ready to play. Koepka plans to play the Zurich Classic next week in New Orleans, ending a 15-week hiatus from a left wrist...
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Billy Horschel watches his tee shot on No. 1 during the first round of the Valero Texas Open golf tournament at TPC San Antonio on Thursday, April 19, 2018. (Kin Man Hui/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)
April 19, 2018 - 9:05 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Grayson Murray fixed a flaw in his swing and hit the ball well enough that blustery conditions didn't matter at the Valero Texas Open. He made seven birdies in his round of 5-under 67 for a one-shot lead. Of the five players at 68, only Chesson Hadley played in the morning side...
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April 19, 2018 - 5:52 pm
RIDGEDALE, Mo. (AP) — Jeff Maggert and Jesper Parnevik shot an 8-under 63 in better-ball play Thursday to take the first-round lead in the PGA Tour Champions' chilly Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf. "It was very relaxing for me because I felt like terrible," Parnevik said. "I was so stiff this...
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April 19, 2018 - 3:53 pm
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Bradley Dredge reeled off three birdies in his last five holes to share the lead with Alvaro Quiros after the opening round of the European Tour's Trophee Hassan II event Thursday. Quiros finished with two straight birdies as the big-hitting Spaniard joined Welshman Dredge on...
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FILE - In this March 24, 2018, file photo, Sergio Garcia smiles as he prepares to putt on the first green during round four at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament, in Austin, Texas. Sergio Garcia has a long history with Texas even before he became a part-time resident. Now, the connection extends to family. He married Angela Akins last summer, and he's based out of the Austin area when he's playing in America. Garcia also has a connection to the Valero Texas Open, where he is expected to play this week in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
April 18, 2018 - 2:26 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Sergio Garcia had a long history with Texas even before he became a part-time resident. He made his PGA Tour debut as a pro in 1999 at the Byron Nelson Classic and caused an immediate sensation with the gallery outside Dallas when he made eight birdies in 15 holes and had a...
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Satoshi Kodaira of Japan watches his drive off the 16th tee during the final round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
April 17, 2018 - 7:20 pm
Tiger Woods built his comeback around the Masters, as was the case even in healthier years. He took a step back at Augusta National, not breaking par until the final round and finishing 16 shots behind Patrick Reed, the most he has trailed the Masters winner. Woods wasn't alone in his...
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FILE - In this April 14, 2013, file photo, Adam Scott, of Australia, celebrates after making a birdie putt on the second playoff hole to win the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga. This was Rory McIlroy's favorite major memory that wasn't his own. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
April 17, 2018 - 1:14 pm
Major champions today create memories for tomorrow. Some of them, anyway. Still to be determined is whether the grit Patrick Reed showed at Augusta National — holding off Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler in that order — resonates with a junior who is just getting into golf or motivates...
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