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DJ: St. Jude win means less pressure, not more

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. – Mike Davis was 15 when his father drove him up from their home in Chambersburg, Pa., to see the U.S. Open at Baltusrol. It was an eventful trip, with Jack Nicklaus winning the 16th of his 18 major championship titles, but even back then, long before Davis would reimagine the U.S. Open in his role as executive ...

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They said it, Day 3: Who's under pressure?

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Patrick Reed chipped in for eagle at the 15th hole Saturday at the Masters and let loose a howl so fierce you expected it to send ripples across the pond there. Fiery, pugnacious and combative. That’s Reed at his best, stoking the embers of whatever burns within him. It’s the guy Americans love, and Europeans hate to ...

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More pressure Sunday: Rory or Reed?

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Rory McIlroy famously tormented the Hazeltine National masses during the 2016 Ryder Cup, challenging the partisan crowd with roars of “I can’t hear you!” Patrick Reed responded with the game’s most memorable finger wag. Prepare for more of that type of histrionics on Sunday at the Masters thanks to one of the most frenzied days in tournament ...

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