Edward Scissorhands 2, Gibstein Wins Second Travis Invitational Medal

GARDEN CITY, NY – Drinking deeply from the fountain of youth, Ed “Scissorhands” Gibstein won his second Walter J. Travis Invitational qualifying round medal with a sparkling 3-under 70 at…

TOUR JOURNAL Vol. 2 – Florida ’05

Thanks to everyone who made the first trip of ’05 such a success. The only thing better than great golf is great friends and great golf together and this trip…

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Golf Course Trades Runs my U.S. Open Road Trip Article

The folks over at Golf Course Trades did a terrific job publishing my U.S. Open Road trip article in their September issue. It was a great run: The Roc and…

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Brooks Koepka Powers to U.S. Open Title at Erin Hills

TOWN OF ERIN, WI – No less a personage than nine-time major champion Gary Player himself said that, “the long bunker shot is the most difficult shot in golf.” How…

Jay’s Plays Radio Holiday Spectacular Show – Tom Doak, Ran Morrissett and More

Jay’s Plays Radio Holiday Spectacular Show – Tom Doak, Ran Morrissett and More

It was the final Jay’s Plays Radio show of the year, an extra-long golf spectacular. We open with Tom Doak and Ran Morrissett discussing the latest volume of the Confidential…

Thanks for the Memories, the Fat Lady Sings for Cybergolf

—If these be our last moments men, Let us live them with honor. J.R.R. Tolkien— Somewhere on the road between Spokane and Seattle, I could hear the pain in Jeff…

Eisenhower Park Red and the “Golf Pro” who Shot 117!

A while back, I introduced you all to my pal Ector, (name changed to protect the innocent:)) You all remember my pal Ector, right? The guy who whiffed and took…

Kudos to Hooked on Golf Blog, Golf Chick for excellent work on Michelle Wie debate

Two long time bloggers have done some excellent work on the Michelle Wie debate. Tony K at Hooked on Golf Blog had this hilarious picture (and the one from my…

Back 9 Network Runs my Winged Foot 2020 U.S. Open Article

Back 9 has run my Winged Foot article about the 2020 U.S. Open. The article is here. It’s about time we returned to the Graveyard of Champions. Now it’s time…

Stop the Madness! How to Keep Tour Pros From Shooting 20-under and Endless 63s at Majors

Stop the Madness! How to Keep Tour Pros From Shooting 20-under and Endless 63s at Majors

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Right on cue, Baltusrol did what it always does at major golf championships – surrender a record low score. Sometimes it’s an immortal that does it –…

Ten Interesting Things About Olympic Club and its U.S. Opens

1. Reverse Camber – the holes turn one way, but the land flows the other, making distance control off the tee just as important as accuracy. 2. “Trees trees trees…

Tony Korologos Makes the Coolest Par in Road Hole History!

It may not be the greatest or most historic, but it’s definitely the coolest, most unlikely, and most memorable par in Road Hole history. Tony Korologos, the Media Guru, chief…

Rachel Uchitel Speaks: Denies Published Rumors of Affair with Tiger Woods

In an interview with A Walk in the Park, 34 year-old Rachel Uchitel of New York City categorically denied reports from the National Enquirer that she had an affair with…

2009 Jazzy Awards – Turkey of the Year

It’s the day after Thanksgiving, so it’s time for the Dry, Stringy Turkey of the Year award to kick off Jay’s Golf Awards – The Jazzys for short. By the…

Week 9 NFL Picks – Jay’s Plays

Ernesto the Prediction Iguana went a dismal 3-3 last week, 1-2 in teasers, dropping the season totals to a mediocre 7-8 in teasers, 20-10 overall. Who knew the Steelers would…