In case anyone needs to be reminded how good Tiger Woods has been in the last 15 years, I looked at which players had the highest Strokes Gained on Approach by averaging each players SG-APR for each year. The top ten spots consist of only six players. Tiger holds the top four spots on the list. … Continue reading How good has Tiger been with approach shots in his career?
In 1947, Joe Louis was a legend. Louis, having been introduced to boxing as a 17 year old kid in Detroit, MI was the longest-reigning world champion at any weight in the history of the sport. By 1947, he had held the title for an entire decade, defending 23 times, 20 of which came by … Continue reading Thoughts on The Match
The 2018 U.S. Open was acknowledged by most as having been too difficult on Saturday's third round. Most players were upset by the conditions, arguing that fans don't want to see the best players in the world struggle. After his third round, Zach Johnson said this, "Unfortunately, they've lost the golf course. I feel for … Continue reading Did the USGA lose Shinnecock?