Jordan Spieth opens the new year in style with win at Kapalua

...need it. He closed with a 6-under 67 for an eight-shot victory over Patrick Reed. He finished at 30-under 262, joining Ernie Els as the only players in PGA Tour history to finish a 72-hole event at 30 under or lower.Els set his record of 31 under...

Sean O'Hair | The Masters

...Available for iPad, iPhone and Android Download Masters App Rnd 1 Rnd 2 Rnd 3 Rnd 4 All Rnds Masters field stands at 91 Posted: 12/19/11 Ernie Els and Retief...

A new year on the PGA Tour raises 5 questions

...any one of them could be No. 1 before the PGA Tour reaches the Florida swing.Ten years ago, Vijay Singh, Tiger Woods and Ernie Els were battling for No. 1. That prompted Retief Goosen to say, "There will probably be a No. 1 player a few times this...

Cubs to honor Ernie Banks at opener

The Chicago Cubs and thousands of fans will honor the late Ernie Banks during the team's season opener against the St. Louis Cardinals this weekend.The Hall of Famer known as "Mr. Cub...

Putting tip helps Ernie Els right ship, make cut

Ernie Els showed up at Bay Hill having missed the cut in four consecutive tournaments, the longest such streak of his career since 1993...

Stadium spurs questions

...two questions for anyone involved with this pipe dream: What is your backup plan if people don't show up for the games? Have you researched the average numbers that attend the games in Augusta now?Ernie McFerrinNorth Augusta, S.C.

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks' death mourned by sports world and beyond

CHICAGO - To Chicago Cubs fans, Ernie Banks was sunshine that cut through decades...got the same person, all the time."Ernie was exactly what you saw," said Don Kessinger...Field on Saturday included flowers, an Ernie Banks bobblehead and pictures of the slugger...

Cubs legend Ernie Banks dies at 83

CHICAGO - Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks, the two-time MVP who never lost...Words cannot express how important Ernie Banks will always be to the Chicago Cubs...Approachable, ever optimistic and kind hearted, Ernie Banks is and always will be Mr. Cub...

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks remembered for optimism, character

...Fans and friends paid tribute to legendary Chicago Cubs slugger Ernie Banks on Saturday, recalling how he helped break baseball's...was possible because of Banks, Jackson said. "We rode on Ernie's shoulders."Banks was the Cubs' first black player when...

Ernie Els makes it to semifinals

MARANA, Ariz. - It's rare to hear Ernie Els describe his week at the Match Play Championship as "wonderful."He's usually not around long enough to say anything at...