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The PGA Pretended That Golf Has a Future

On Tuesday the PGA Tour, organizer of professional golf events, announced it had awarded the 2027 Championship (as well as the 2020 Women’s PGA Championship) to […]

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Arnold Palmer Once Won $26K in Philadelphia One Weekend

Arnold Palmer came into Philadelphia in 1963. After four days of tournament play, he walked out $26,000 richer. Palmer, golf’s first superstar of the television […]

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The Strange Connection Between Harrison Ford and Snowy Owls

If you’re going to crash an airplane, you damned sure want to crash it on a golf course, as Harrison Ford did on Thursday. Why? […]

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That Thunder You Hear Right Now? IT’S STOPPING GOLF! Ergo, God Hates Golf.

It is pouring at the us open…like firehose on a flat rock — Tom MacDonald–WHYY(@TMacDonaldWHYY) June 13, 2013 ABC News reports play at the US […]

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Of Course Rory McIlroy Visited the Rocky Steps

Can’t come to Philadelphia and not see the “Rocky” steps!! #rocky #phillies #merion #usopen2013 twitter.com/McIlroyRory/st… — Rory Mcilroy (@McIlroyRory) June 12, 2013 AP reports: Turns […]

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WATCH: Golf Channel’s “Philly Tough” Promo

Here’s the Golf Channel’s “Philly Tough” promo for the U.S. Open. It is kind of awesome: “PHILLY TOUGH” – Live From The U.S. Open 2013 […]

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Tickets for U.S. Open in Merion Already Ridiculously Expensive

There’s an important golf tournament taking place next week at the Merion Golf Club, our sources tell us. And it’s going to be a wee […]

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Cherry Hill’s Woodcrest Country Club Will Be Auctioned Today; Norcross Among The Bidders

The Courier-Post reports: CHERRY HILL — Woodcrest Country Club will go on the auction block today, one year after the Cherry Hill landmark declared bankruptcy. […]

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USGA Bringing Major Championship to Philly

And no, we’re not just talking about the big-deal U.S. Open next year at Merion. The USGA announced it’s awarded  the U.S. Women’s Amateur to […]