1. Pros and Cons of Parity Becoming the New Norm in Golf

    Parity, and the progress toward parity, on the PGA Tour is a mixed blessing to be sure. However, as the Tiger Woods era begins to wane (Woods is 38), the next generation of golf stars has started to emerge...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 3,491 reads 13 comments

  2. Predicting the Official World Golf Ranking's Top 10 in 5 Years

    In the Official World Golf Ranking, as in popular perception, nothing is more important than winning majors. Thus, the agreed-upon standard for determining who the best golfer in the world is involves assigning the most ranking points to a major victory.

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 4,188 reads 17 comments

  3. Golfers Most in Need of a Strong Performance Before the 2014 US Open

    The U.S. Open at Pinehurst is a little over a month-and-a-half away. The best golfers in the world have put their performances at the first major of the year behind them and are beginning ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 958 reads 0 comments

  4. Winners and Losers of the 2014 Zurich Classic

    Twenty-two-year-old South Korean Seung-Yul Noh cruised to a two-stroke victory at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Thus, the guy in the photo holding the trophy is a winner. (Surprise!) Mr...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 4,225 reads 0 comments

  5. Golfers Who Will Climb the Highest in the Official World Golf Rankings in 2014

    Tiger Woods is poised to lose his top position in the Official World Golf Ranking soon. But this has less to do with the quality play of the No...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 2,616 reads 2 comments

  6. Ranking the 10 Best Left-Handed Players in Golf History

    Golf is not included with spiral notebooks, scissors and "bonking elbows with a righty at the dinner table" on a Buzzfeed list titled " The 18 Worst Things For Left-Handed People ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 1,793 reads 0 comments

  7. Early Stock Watch for 2014 US Ryder Cup Candidates

    Sure, the Ryder Cup is six months away. However, it's never too early to start taking a look at who might make the United States squad...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 990 reads 0 comments

  8. RBC Heritage 2014: Winners and Losers from Hilton Head

    While Masters champion Bubba Watson puts his feet up at the Greenbrier Resort, basking in the afterglow of his second Augusta triumph, plenty of PGA Tour professionals worked the week after the season's first major...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 3,041 reads 0 comments

  9. The Most Eye-Popping Stats on the PGA Tour in 2014 So Far

    We've passed the first major mark of the 2013-14 PGA Tour season, and already we have a lot of information on our hands. Some of it is dull, but some is truly eye-popping. We're collectively overwhelmed by big data in seemingly every arena...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 3 months ago 6,303 reads 2 comments

  10. PGA Power Ranking: Breaking Down the Top 25 Post-Masters

    Entering the Masters, Bubba Watson was positioned third in this ranking, behind Jimmy Walker and Patrick Reed. We know what Watson did at Augusta. Walker finished inside the top 10...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 3,734 reads 0 comments

  11. Updated Odds to Win the 2014 Masters Entering Sunday

    Moving day has come and gone in the 78th edition of the Masters tournament. Bubba Watson maintained his perch atop the leaderboard despite a third-round 74...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 1,495 reads 0 comments

  12. 2014 Masters: Updated Odds After the Cut

    The cut has been made at Augusta National. Forty-six players will be joining Tiger Woods (at home with injury) as spectators this weekend, including a few notables...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 3,335 reads 1 comments

  13. 1 Red Flag for Each of World's Top 10 Players at 2014 Masters

    The players on this list will be hoping these red flags don't get in the way of a green jacket this week. Tiger Woods isn't included in this breakdown of top golfers' red flags ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 33,451 reads 1 comments

  14. Ranking the Top 25 Golfers Heading into the 2014 Masters

    It seems like just yesterday that Tiger Woods was summoned to Augusta National for an early morning reprimand and Adam Scott wore the green jacket in the Georgia rain. Alas, the 2014 Masters is here...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 4 months ago 32,821 reads 9 comments

  15. 5 Athletes or Celebrities Who Could Actually Compete on the PGA Tour

    This headline is something of a teaser. No celebrity golfer could even make the cut in Web.com Tour events. Remember the recent example of Jerry Rice, whose handicap was plus-...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 8,448 reads 2 comments

  16. Who's Hot and Who's Not in Golf This Summer

    We've passed the summer solstice, and golf's second major of the year—with its bounty of intrigue—is behind us, as well. A few standouts on tour have been hotter than the summer sun as of late...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 1,583 reads 0 comments

  17. The 5 Most Ill-Advised Quotes from PGA Tour Golfers in 2013

    The PGA Tour's best have just completed the second major of the season, and already we have imprudent quotes (and ensuing scandals) aplenty. Really, all five quotes on this list could have come from one Sergio Garcia...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 11,969 reads 6 comments

  18. Power Ranking the Top 25 Golfers After the 2013 US Open of Golf

    The 2013 U.S. Open was supposed to be a story about how today's players—using today's equipment—can overpower the classic venues of old...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 37,519 reads 5 comments

  19. Ranking the Most Heartbreaking Moments of Phil Mickelson's Career

    After his final-round 74 at Merion, Phil Mickelson now has a record six runner-up finishes at the U.S. Open. Think about it: Lefty is a six-time bridesmaid at the same event. That's enough heartbreak for several careers as a professional golfer...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 5,351 reads 2 comments

  20. US Open 2013 Results: Biggest Winners and Losers from Day 3 at Merion

    Saturday at the 113th edition of the U.S. Open began with a few questions. Which way will Phil Mickelson —who has more runner-up finishes than anyone in history at the U.S...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 26,804 reads 17 comments

  21. Tiger Woods at the US Open 2013 Tracker: Day 2 Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Tiger Woods , Adam Scott and Rory McIlroy are grouped together for a second day in a row. None of the major winners have had their best stuff through two days, although McIlroy and Woods cobbled together solid even-par rounds...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 65,721 reads 8 comments

  22. Tiger Woods at the US Open 2013 Tracker: Day 1 Score, Highlights and Analysis

    For Tiger Woods , who hasn't won a major since the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines, the 2013 U.S. Open marks the fifth year of his dry spell at golf's most significant tournaments...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 11,834 reads 5 comments

  23. 10 Greatest Stars in US Open Golf History

    The U.S. Open is tough. As the great Tom Weiskopf said , " When people say they dream of playing in the U.S. Open someday, what they're really saying is, they'd like to be good enough to play...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 64,408 reads 4 comments

  24. US Open Golf 2013 Predictions: Breaking Down the Experts' Picks

    You want U.S. Open picks? We've got 'em. Here , here and here . U.S. Open picks are everywhere as we hurtle toward the 113th edition of our national championship faster than ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 10,872 reads 2 comments

  25. US Open Golf 2013: One Red Flag for Each of the World's Top 10 Golfers at Merion

    Amongst the signature wicker baskets at Merion Golf Club, there are some red flags, too. For the top 10 players in the Official World Golf Ranking, there are worrying signs and issues aplenty heading into the season's second major...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 1 year ago 5,775 reads 0 comments