The Grind: Rose's big win, Phil's bigger heartbreak & why we're all wickered out
Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where the next person who mentions Merion's wicker baskets risks being beaten with one of Merion's wicker baskets.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
The Sand Trap
Official 2013 U.S. Open at Merion Discussion Thread
Kinda, i think adam scott had much more hype since he was an american golfer, and his swing resembled Tiger's when Tiger was in his prime.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
The Macon Telegraph
Fans follow, but Woods leaves Open disappointed
Occasionally on Sunday, when an out-of-contention Woods still managed to attract an enormous gallery, the wind at Merion seemed to howl his name.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
The Sand Trap
Johnny Miller Master Thread
I don't understand. Are you saying Johnny Miller doesn't know how to hit a cut? I didn't hear him make the comment you said he made regarding that particular shot by Tiger.
Media: Merion incompatible with modern players?
It won't play well with the modern fraternity, but NBC's Johnny Miller evoked a bygone era -- his own, not surprisingly -- to explain the U.S. Open field's general failure to solve the riddle of the Merion Golf Club.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Mickelson, Horschel share clubhouse lead at Merion
Nearly half the field did not finish the second round when it was suspended by darkness.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Island Packet
Golf analysts excited to see U.S. Open at Merion again
Miller, the 1973 Open champion, is the lead analyst for NBC's coverage of the championship.
Travelin' Joe Passov: Why Merion will hold up to today's Tour pros
Mired in muck, the mud-splattered masses now have only one question about Merion: How low will the pros go? Months ago, Lee Trevino predicted, "If you can't control the rain, Merion will get slaughtered."
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Softened Merion could produce birdie binge at U.S. Open
Give credit to the United States Golf Association for bringing the U.S. Open back to the East Course at Merion Golf Club for the first time in 32 years.
The Grind: Inspiring theme songs, Mike Davis's stress level & U.S. Open picks
Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we've had that spectacular U.S. Open theme song in our heads for months.
US Open Favorites 2013: Odds and Predictions for This Year's Tournament
The U.S. Open 2013 favorites are starting to become clearer now that the tournament is just around the corner.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
Kragthorpe: Johnny Miller's 63 in '73 U.S. Open resonates
But he knows why his 63 in '73 remains so prominent in golf history, and the way his NBC Sports colleagues discuss it every June during the U.S. Open telecast is only part of the reason.
3M adds Annika Sorenstam, Nancy Lopez, Pat Bradley to 'Greats of Golf'
The 3M Championship is adding three of the best women's golfers of all time to its Greats of Golf competition this summer.
The Business Journal
Business News: Week of June 10, 2013
Site preparation for College of Marin 's new Academic Center continues with the demolition of outdated buildings, including the Administrative Center, Olney Hall, Business and Management Center, and Harlan Center.
5 best US Opens played in Pennsylvania
The U.S. Open returns to Pennsylvania for the 16th time, the second-most among states behind New York.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Merion Golf Club ready to provide wild ride for U.S. Open fans and competitors
Looking ahead to next week's U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club, the leaders better make hay before arriving at the 14th tee.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Fairways and dreams: Pine Valley Course a duffer's paradise
Though the next few hundred words will be slightly self-indulgent, feel free to live vicariously through them as I describe the golfing thrill of a lifetime.
The secrets to stability and distance
Like every other sport, golf is a lower-body game - power and accuracy come from the ground up.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Bingham: Fun facts about Nicklaus
What can I tell you about Jack Nicklaus that you don't already know? That he's superstitious, perhaps.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Charley Walters: Minnesota Vikings' Christian Ponder has his throw back
Quarterback Christian Ponder looks for a receiver as the Minnesota Vikings practiced during organized team activities May 28.