New book on Ryder Cup sheds light on 1969 event

...series 25-12-2. More recently, Europe has won five of six since the Americans made their famous rally to win in 1999 at Brookline.The Europeans are heavy favorites to win again this year at Gleneagles, but that wasn't always the case. American domination...

Englishman advances to US Amateur final

BROOKLINE, Mass. - Matt Fitzpatrick advanced to the final of the U.S. Amateur on Saturday with a 2-and-1 victory over Corey Conners...

Englishman Matt Fitzpatrick captures U.S. Amateur

BROOKLINE, Mass. - Matt Fitzpatrick has won the U.S. Amateur, beating Oliver Goss 4 and 3 in the 36-hole final on Sunday to become...

No Americans make U.S. Amateur semifinals for the first time

BROOKLINE, Mass. - Australians Brady Watt and Oliver Goss advanced to the U.S. Amateur semifinals Friday along with Canada's Corey...

Four local players fail to advance in U.S. Amateur

BROOKLINE, Mass. - All four of the local players competing in the 113th U.S. Amateur failed to advance past stroke play on Tuesday...

Good thing they weren't paid

BROOKLINE, Mass. -- Maybe it's a good thing...imagine how many meals the so-called "Brookline Four" -- David Duval, Tiger Woods...and the other members of the "Brookline Four" hardly covered themselves with...

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Ryder Cup notebook

BROOKLINE, Mass. -- Now that the suspense of which golfers will be paired up...home a remembrance of their attendance at golf's prestigious event. A Brookline police officer was asked if the number of people in the tent met the town's...

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Firey Crenshaw oversees America's Ryder Cup

BROOKLINE, Mass. -- Gentle Ben, he isn't. Justin Leonard knew it when Ben...national pride might be at stake against Europe at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass. "The only thing gentle about him is his putting," Leonard...

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Ryder Cup notebook: Is a Woods-Duval pairing in the works?

BROOKLINE, Mass. -- David Duval and Tiger Woods have spent a lot of time with...called out when a blue knapsack was found unattended by the 16th tee. Brookline police chief Daniel O'Leary said the bag was examined by an explosive-sniffing...

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European players still unhappy with behavior

...families last weekend at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass. The tournament will degenerate...tradition, likened the atmosphere in Brookline to a "bear pit." "I felt embarrassed...this carries them beyond a golf game at Brookline. ... The right response now is to...

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