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My 2019 US OPEN Dark Horse Pick

A lot of HOG patrons have been asking me for my picks for the US OPEN, especially my “dark horse” pick.  After a lot of thought and analysis, here it is. As you can see this dark horse has experience…

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Utah Amateur Kirk Siddens Cards TWO Holes-In-One in Four Holes

Ever had a hole in one? I had one on September 18th, 2002. I’ve hit a million shots since then but no dice on a second one. I’ve heard the odds of getting a hole-in-one are about 12,500 to 1.…

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Roll It Back – Golf’s Mythical Distance Problem Isn’t Just the Golf Ball

Distance has apparently become a real problem.  I know I have too much of it. Don’t you?  Golf courses are too short now, and many have to spend millions to make a their holes more challenging for .00000000000003% of the golfers…

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New USGA and R&A Video Rules Missed the Elephant in the Room

Pop quiz: What’s the only document more complicated than the USA’s IRS tax code?  You guessed it, the Rules of Golf! I’ve just read through, ok glossed through the new and immediate rules decisions by the USGA and R&A regarding…

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2015 U.S. Open Commentary

I’m a bit hammered this morning.  Certainly a case of U.S. Open hangover.  I had expected to be getting ready to watch a Monday playoff today, the day after Sunday’s final U.S. Open round.  Dustin Johnson’s stunning and heartbreaking 3-putt…

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