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Ben Crane leads in rainy Memphis

...Bruce Fleisher and Larry Nelson took the lead with 62 at Buffalo Ridge. The teams of Jack Nicklaus-Gary Player, Lee Trevino-Mike Hill and Graham Marsh-John Bland shot 55 on the par-3 course, the site of the final rounds in each division...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-06/ben-crane-leads-rainy-memphis
Tom Watson is among the co-leaders in the Senior PGA Championship

...4-under 138, which left him pleased."When I don't do well I get angry with myself still," he said. "Like (Lee) Trevino said, 'When I stop getting angry with myself, then I know it's time to quit.' And I haven't reached that point...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-05-23/tom-watson-among-co-leaders-
Aussies had plenty of close calls at Masters

...70s. I mean traveling from South Africa. We didn't have nonstop flights from Joburg to Sydney in those days. (Lee) Trevino came and played in Australia. That's where guys of my era, that's where we saw the best players play. Jack Nicklaus...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/aussies-had-plenty-close-calls-masters
Michaux: Dufner finds redemption after collapse at 2011 PGA

...at the place he posted his career best finish (T10) in 2003 ? and the Augusta native missed the cut.BIRDIE: Lee Trevino. Every time a major turned up on storied venues, tales of Merry Mex triumphs at Merion, Muirfield and Oak Hill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-08-12/michaux-dufner-finds-redempt
Legends of Golf won't return to Savannah

...Savannah was an attractive venue for the Legends, with the field regularly including golf legends Gary Player and Lee Trevino as well as Arnold Palmer in 2003 and Jack Nicklaus this year as Player's partner in the Demaret Division for 70 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-11-12/legends-golf-wont-return-sav
Scott Stallings has five-shot lead at Humana Challenge

...bogey-free round, putting him in position to become the first tournament winner to play 72 holes without a bogey since Lee Trevino in the 1974 Greater New Orleans Open. The 27-year-old opened with 66 on the Arnold Palmer course ? the site of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-01-19/scott-stallings-has-five-sho
Michaux: Merion is worthy of another U.S. Open

...completed his grand slam in 1930, Ben Hogan struck his iconic 1-iron to win in 1950 after nearly dying in a car crash and Lee Trevino psyched out Jack Nicklaus with a rubber snake in a 1971 playoff.It was a risk that the USGA couldn't resist taking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-06-08/michaux-merion-worthy-anothe
U.S. Open field faces some logistical problems

...time."REMEMBERING HAPPY DAYS: After beating Jack Nicklaus in a playoff to win the U.S. Open at Merion in 1971, Lee Trevino famously quipped: "I love Merion, and I don't even know her last name."If a joke works, it's worth repeating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-06-12/us-open-field-faces-some-log
Bobby Jones completed his Grand Slam at Merion Golf Club

...legendary 1-iron shot in the final round of the 1950 U.S. Open at Merion.A distant second is the 1971 playoff between Lee Trevino and Jack Nicklaus, where the Merry Mex playfully tossed a rubber snake at the Golden Bear.But the 11th hole, where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-06-13/bobby-jones-completed-his-gr
Michaux: No story could top Phil at Merion

...one.Only one story that truly belongs in the Merion history books with the likes of Ben Hogan and Bobby Jones and Lee Trevino.If there is any justice in golf, Phil Mickelson needs to win his U.S. Open today ? on his 43rd birthday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2013-06-15/michaux-no-story-co