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...

'Wounded Warriors' inspire U.S. Ryder Cup team

...Garcia is only 34.But the Spaniard is playing in his seventh Ryder Cup, having made his debut as a 19-year-old at Brookline. McGinley still remembers how exuberant Garcia was in 2002."He played 36 holes, and he'd come back, and there was...

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...

Michaux: U.S. Amateur finalists will realize dreams of playing in Masters, U.S. Open

...not during the round today."Perhaps nobody understood the stakes Saturday more than Conners. A semifinalist last year at Brookline, he lost to eventual winner Matthew Fitzpatrick and had to watch the happenings at Augusta and Pinehurst, N.C., from...

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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