1. Don't Count Tiger Woods out Just Yet

    Tiger Woods turned 40 years old this past December, which has many of us who have followed him since his amateur days asking ourselves where in the world the past 25 years have gone? His last major championship title came nearly eight years ago...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 11 days ago 14,309 reads 12 comments

  2. Why Jordan Spieth's Masters Meltdown Makes Us Further Appreciate Tiger Woods

    There’s an old saying that anything becomes normal if it happens often enough. Tiger Woods may have initially shocked the world his 12 stroke victory at the 1997 Masters and then four consecutive major titles between 2000 and 2001...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 18 days ago 10,486 reads 2 comments

  3. Masters 2016: Biggest Winners and Losers from Augusta National

    There were twists and turns, heartbreak and joy, multiple holes-in-one and the crowning of another first-time major champion. The 2016 Masters did not disappoint…unless of course your name happens to be Jordan Spieth...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 24 days ago 10,768 reads 14 comments

  4. 2016 Masters: Why Rory McIlroy Must Start Winning at Augusta National

    In every generation of professional golf there, are two distinct types of players—those who are competing against their peers and those who are chasing down history...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 month ago 349 reads 0 comments

  5. The Top 5 Most Underrated Players in Golf Today

    As golf continues to expand around the globe and the level of parity in the game becomes more prevalent, the number of high-quality players has grown exponentially in recent years...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 month ago 1,965 reads 0 comments

  6. Donald Trump Puts the PGA Tour in a Difficult Position at Trump National Doral

    Free speech is a wonderful thing. It is one of the cornerstones upon which this nation was built. But while we are free to express our views publicly, this freedom is not completely devoid of consequences...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 2 months ago 8,282 reads 0 comments

  7. What We Learned from the PGA Tour's West Coast Swing

    The PGA Tour’s West Coast Swing officially concluded last week when Bubba Watson tapped in for par at Riviera's 18th hole to secure his second victory in three years at the Northern Trust Open...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 2 months ago 2,433 reads 1 comments

  8. PGA Tour Makes Great Decision to Flip Front, Back Nines at Tour Championship

    The PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup can most certainly be considered a resounding success, if for no other reason than that it is far better than what existed prior to the playoffs, which was nothing at all...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 2 months ago 3,877 reads 2 comments

  9. Why These 5 Players Could Surprise the Golf World and Win the Masters

    Golf fans have always been known as intense debaters. And these spirited disagreements are not reserved to only big-ticket items such as who is the greatest golfer of all time or what is the best major championship performance ever...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 3 months ago 5,320 reads 4 comments

  10. 5 Lessons Today's Young Stars Should Learn from Tiger Woods' Up-and-Down Career

    The top four players in the world today are all under the age of 28. While these players have achieved incredible success at very young ages, they all possess the burden of playing ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 3 months ago 5,579 reads 3 comments

  11. Lost in Spieth's Shadow, Rory McIlroy out to Prove He's Still Best in the World

    By the end of 2015, Rory McIlroy had become lost in the shadows of Jordan Spieth mania. This is of course understandable as Spieth put together one of the most impressive ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 4 months ago 3,230 reads 7 comments

  12. Jordan Spieth's Rare Ability to Go Low Any Time Is Most Valuable Skill in Golf

    If you have ever been out to a tournament to watch Jordan Spieth play, you might walk away thinking that the 22-year-old Texan is not overly impressive...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 4 months ago 2,652 reads 1 comments

  13. Why the New York Mets Have Been Treading Lightly This Offseason

    The New York Mets are clearly within arm’s reach of a World Series title, and many fans are patiently awaiting news of a major offensive transaction that they believe is necessary ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 5 months ago 3,978 reads 4 comments

  14. Why Now Is Not the Right Time for the Mets to Trade Matt Harvey

    When it comes to the New York Mets , two things are very clear: They have the best starting pitching staff in baseball...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 6 months ago 20,755 reads 89 comments

  15. 2015 Presidents Cup: Nick Price Decides to Sit Sang-Moon Bae on Day 1

    The Presidents Cup is hanging on by a thread; there is little question about that. International captain Nick Price admitted as much earlier this week at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 7 months ago 901 reads 0 comments

  16. How Long Can the Presidents Cup Survive?

    The Presidents Cup, in its current form, is headed for a slow and painful death. The International side has won just one of the first 11 matches, and the level of interest surrounding ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 7 months ago 2,283 reads 0 comments

  17. Tiger Woods' Wyndham Championship Decision Will Tell Us All We Need to Know

    Everything we need to know about Tiger Woods ’ game, level of confidence and desire will be answered Friday afternoon at Whistling Straights. The Wanamaker Trophy will of course not be awarded to a worthy champion until next Sunday...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 9 months ago 3,080 reads 1 comments

  18. Is Bobby Jones' 1930 Grand Slam Season Overrated?

    As Jordan Spieth was making his run at a third consecutive major last week at St. Andrews, the comparisons to Bobby Jones’ 1930 single-season “Grand Slam” inevitably commenced...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 10 months ago 551 reads 0 comments

  19. Has a True Rivalry Ever Existed in Professional Golf?

    Everyone loves rivalries in sports. They incite heavy interest and emotion amongst the fans. They give the media and television networks appealing storylines to pursue from a promotional standpoint...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 10 months ago 4,582 reads 10 comments

  20. 2015 US Open: Let's Give the USGA a Break on Chambers Bay

    The United States Golf Association has long been the target of fierce criticism within the world of golf. It has been accused of being too conservative and not progressing with technology and a changing culture...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 10 months ago 1,406 reads 2 comments

  21. 2015 U.S. Open: Is Chambers Bay a Tinderbox Just Waiting to Explode?

    The 2015 U.S. Open may still be six weeks away, but controversy has already begun swirling around the second major championship of the year...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 year ago 7,767 reads 5 comments

  22. Are Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson Still Driving the Television Ratings in Golf?

    A new guard has emerged in the game of golf. That much is obvious. The sun may shine on some of the old dogs' putters from time to time during the coming years, but the game now ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 year ago 7,883 reads 6 comments

  23. Bubba Watson Is Yet Another Example of Why Public Personas Should Not Be Trusted

    Last week ESPN.com published the results of a survey it had conducted with 103 tour pros. This survey contained various questions about some of the hottest topics in the game, including ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 year ago 22,046 reads 24 comments

  24. 2015 Masters: Why Jordan Spieth's Scoring Records Are Not Quite What They Seem

    Jordan Spieth has officially reached superstar status in the game of golf. There is absolutely no question about that...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 year ago 11,567 reads 50 comments

  25. 2015 Masters: Do Not Count Tiger Woods out of Contending at Augusta National

    My, how foolish one would be to completely rule Tiger Woods out of contending for his fifth green jacket next week at Augusta National. First and foremost, it has become abundantly clear that Woods is intending to play the Masters next week...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 year ago 4,382 reads 9 comments