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Black golf pioneers Charlie Sifford, Pete Brown and Jim Dent to be honored in Augusta

...play on the PGA Tour, joining in 1961, and he won two PGA Tour events in his career. He was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2004.Brown, who now lives in Evans, was the first minority golfer to win a PGA Tour event. His victory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-19/black-golf-pioneers-charlie-
Mickelson cooperates in probe into insider trading

DUBLIN, Ohio - Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson confirmed that FBI agents investigating insider trading approached him this week at the Memorial Tournament.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-05-31/mickelson-cooperates-probe-i
Gary Player addresses 2014 Junior Invitational Field

...boys in the world. The 54-hole tournament will be held Thursday through Saturday at the private club.The World Golf Hall of Fame member also delivered a message about theimportance of physical fitness. He earned his nickname Mr. Fitness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-22/gary-player-addresses-2014-j
Voting changes should bring more Hall of Famers to ceremony

...ORLANDO, Fla. - No one should have been more thrilled than Vijay Singh to hear about the voting changes for the World Golf Hall of Fame.Singh is already in.He was elected in 2005 with 56 percent of the vote from a panel that consisted mainly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-25/ferguson-voting-changes-shou
Bubba Watson is out to inspire everyone

...all right never being there before."Another previously impossible dream for Watson is future induction in the World Golf Hall of Fame. With two Masters wins, he's already qualified for consideration when he reaches 40 in 2018."I've never...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-05-06/bubba-watson-out-inspire-eve
Battle for spot in top 50 golf world ranking offering little drama

...Karrie Webb has won 11 times on the LPGA Tour (including a major) since her 2005 induction into the World Golf Hall of Fame. The 39-year-old Australian won in Phoenix for her 41st career LPGA title. "I probably celebrate those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-25/battle-spot-top-50-offering-
World Golf Hall of Fame makes changes to criteria, voting

ORLANDO, Fla. - World Golf Hall of Fame eligibility will now be determined by a 16-member selection commission that will include some of the institution's most revered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-23/world-golf-hall-fame-makes-c
Phil Mickelson hurt by 'too many mistakes'

...made 16 consecutive cuts at Augusta since his only early departure in 1997, his fifth start at the Masters.The World Golf Hall of Fame member made a nice rally from his triple bogey at No. 7, starting with a 60-foot birdie putt at No. 10 that...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/phil-mickelson-hurt-too-many-mistakes
See the Big Three on the first tee

...honorary starter in 1973 because of declining health. He was 93 when he died in 1977. He was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2011.McLeod carred on the tradition through 1976. A month later, he died at age 94."I have a personal...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/see-big-three-first-tee
Dan Jenkins' latest book chronicles a half-century of the Masters and more

...years and has written for Golf Digest ever since. In between, he has written 21 books, was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2012 and was named the winner of the Red Smith Award, the highest honor in his profession, in 2013.He's...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/dan-jenkins-latest-book-chronicles-half-ce