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The Latest: Beem closes up-and-down PGA with another 69

May. 19, 2019 12:16 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship on Sunday (all times local): 11:40 a.m. It sure looked like Rich Beem was satisfied just to make the cut at Bethpage Black when he blew up to an 82 in the third round. But the 48-year-old Beem came back in the final round with a 69 in the first...

Koepka closing in on elite company at PGA Championship

May. 19, 2019 11:28 AM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Already a multiple major champion, Brooks Koepka is closing in on elite company at the PGA Championship. Koepka had a seven-shot lead going into the final round Sunday at Bethpage Black, knowing no one had ever lost a lead that large in a major championship. A victory would allow...

Spieth refuses interview after 3rd round of PGA Championship

May. 18, 2019 9:13 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.J. (AP) — Jordan Spieth's third round in the final group of the PGA Championship with runaway leader Brooks Koepka will have to speak for itself. Spieth didn't talk to the media. Minutes after signing his scorecard on a scrambling round of 2-over 72, the 25-year-old Texan refused a request...

PGA Championship at a glance

May. 18, 2019 9:13 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — A brief look at the third round Saturday at the PGA Championship: LEADING: Brooks Koepka had an even-par 70 to set a PGA Championship record with a seven-shot lead. TRAILING: Dustin Johnson 69), Luke List (69), Jazz Janewattananond (67) and Harold Varner III (67). FADING: Jordan...

Koepka keeps 7-shot lead at PGA Championship

May. 18, 2019 9:06 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka is on the cusp of some elite company at the PGA Championship — in the record book, not on the leaderboard. He is all alone on Bethpage Black, the public course he has turned into his private playground. Koepka wasn't at his best, particularly with his putter on...

DJ blows chance to go head to head vs Koepka in final round

May. 18, 2019 9:01 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — It would have made the perfect pairing: Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka, close friends and workout buddies, ranked first and third in the world, in the final group of the fourth round of a major. Didn't happen. And the way Koepka is playing, it might not matter if Johnson —...

With Koepka out front at PGA, 2nd place plenty to play for

May. 18, 2019 8:52 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — There's a pretty good competition going on in the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black, only it's not for the Wanamaker Trophy, the nearly $2 million first-place prize and a major tournament title. As defending champion Brooks Koepka opened a seven-stroke lead heading into Sunday's...

Key hole at the PGA Championship

May. 18, 2019 8:26 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — A look at the key hole Saturday in the third round of the PGA Championship: HOLE: 13. YARDAGE: 604. PAR: 5. STROKE AVERAGE: 4.51. RANK: 17. KEY FACT: His lead down to five shots, as low as it would get in the third round, Brooks Koepka drove into the rough and had 315 yards to the...

The Latest: Koepka (par, 70) still 7 in front at PGA

May. 18, 2019 7:14 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship on Saturday (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Brooks Koepka will take a seven-stroke lead into the final round of the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black. After flirting with an even lower score on the front nine, Koepka posted an even-par 70 in the...

Lucas Glover again showing a liking for Bethpage Black

May. 18, 2019 5:50 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Majors at Bethpage Black seem to bring out the best in Lucas Glover. The 39-year-old won the U.S. Open in 2009 by two shots on the Long Island public course and is playing on the weekend in the PGA Championship. Glover shot his second straight 1-under 69 on Saturday and finished 54...