Posts tagged with: "The Masters"

WATCH: Nantz Riffs On Self Playing Backyard Hole View More
CBS broadcaster Jim Nantz hitting shots in his backyard at his Pebble Beach house. (via Twitter)

WATCH: Nantz Riffs On Self Playing Backyard Hole

CBS broadcaster Jim Nantz, whose voice has become synonymous with the Masters, had a little fun with the crew of The Dan Patrick Show at his Pebble Beach home this week. Check out this video one of the show’s bloggers tweeted, showing Nantz calling his own shot while playing his…

NEWS: Former Augusta National Chairman Johnson Dies At 86 View More
William "Hootie" Johnson oversaw much change during his time at Augusta National. (Photo Credit: Richard Heathcote, Action Images)

NEWS: Former Augusta National Chairman Johnson Dies At 86

  William “Hootie” Johnson, chairman emeritus of Augusta National Golf Club and The Masters Tournament, died Friday morning at the age of 86, the club announced Friday. Johnson served as club chairman for eight years and his tenure included several key events. Johnson oversaw major renovations to the golf course,…

NEWS: Masters Ticket Lottery Opens View More
Fans react to Justin Rose narrowly missing a putt on the 18th green at The Masters. (Photo Credit: Reuters, Lucy Nicholson)

NEWS: Masters Ticket Lottery Opens

Attending The Masters typically requires a lot of luck or a lot of money, but you at least have to give yourself a chance. That chance is now available for next year’s tournament. The Masters ticket lottery process began this past Monday and is open until June 1. All applicants…

WATCH: Thirty Years Ago Today, Larry Mize Holed Out to Win Masters

WATCH: Thirty Years Ago Today, Larry Mize Holed Out to Win Masters

Thirty years later, it’s still one of the most memorable shots in Masters history. Larry Mize, a local boy who grew up in Augusta, made birdie on the 72nd hole of the 1987 Masters to advance into a playoff with stars Seve Ballesteros and Greg Norman. Norman had narrowly missed…

PostCast, Episode 13: Should Sergio Be in the Hall of Fame? View More
Sergio Garcia finally found the major he was looking for. (Photo Credit: Lucy Nicholson, Reuters)

PostCast, Episode 13: Should Sergio Be in the Hall of Fame?

In this episode of the PostCast, Sean Fairholm and Cassie Stein discuss an exciting conclusion to the 81st edition of The Masters and whether Sergio Garcia now deserves to be in the Hall of Fame. PGA Tour insider Ron Green Jr. joins the co-hosts to give his take on what…

NEWS: García Wins The Masters View More
In his 74th major start, Sergio Garcia finally broke through. (Photo Credit: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: García Wins The Masters

The fact that someone had to lose was a crying shame. But the wait is finally over. After 73 heartbreaking, frustrating, maddening, emotional major championship starts, Sergio García is finally a champion, defeating Justin Rose on the first hole of sudden death at Augusta National, curling a 10-foot birdie putt…