Discussion

Down with the greens-greasers!

Tim Keown says the winner at the U.S. Open wasn't Michael Campbell. Sadly, it was Pinehurst's greens-greasers.

Updated: June 28, 2005, 1:10 PM ET
By Tim Keown | Page 2

I like to watch the occasional half-hour of golf during a major, and this weekend made me wonder whether anybody out there enjoys it when a tournament becomes more about the golf course than the people playing the sport.

Even in my limited knowledge, I understand the concept of the U.S. Open and the golf-course tyrants who spend an entire year trying to fashion a course that discourages birdies and encourages anger and homicide. I forgot to look, but I imagine there was some anti-stroke ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

ESPN TOP HEADLINES