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Kitayama leads Pebble Beach as the worst of the wind looms

Feb. 03, 2023 22:04 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kurt Kitayama is starting to feel more comfortable each time he gets in contention on the PGA Tour, and the Californian can only hope that's the case going into the weekend at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Kitayama opened with 10 straight pars before...

Caddie for amateur at Pebble Beach collapses during tourney

Feb. 03, 2023 21:18 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The caddie for an amateur in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am collapsed on the 11th fairway Friday, and CPR was performed on him until an ambulance arrived to take him to the hospital. In a tournament known for its easy vibe with celebrities and scenery,...

US Open champ Ogilvy back from Down Under and back to golf

Feb. 03, 2023 11:21 AM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — No matter what golf course design Geoff Ogilvy had in his head or on paper, he spent the better part of three years staring into a computer screen for video calls on those projects until he realized what he had been missing. “Golf is still the best job...

Lebioda leads on a day of ever-changing conditions at Pebble

Feb. 02, 2023 21:01 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Changes in weather and fortunes can happen without notice in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, which seems to suit Hank Lebioda just fine these days. Playing his sixth different course in his last six rounds on the PGA Tour, Lebioda ran off six birdies...

Ewing caddie for a week to see Pebble ahead of Women's Open

Feb. 02, 2023 19:55 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The two-month break in the LPGA Tour's domestic schedule worked out beautifully for Ally Ewing, who is at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am in a different role. She's a caddie. Her father-in-law is Dallas businessman Fin Ewing, a regular...

Star power at Pebble comes more from amateurs than pros

Feb. 01, 2023 17:57 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Open champion Matt Fitzpatrick is one of only three players from the top 20 in the world at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. It's lacking star power by PGA Tour standards. That's not what Fitzpatrick saw. He played nine holes of...

Homa good at golf, good talking about it during CBS telecast

Jan. 31, 2023 16:45 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — “Max, can you hear me?” Lead analyst Trevor Immelman was in the broadcast booth talking to Max Homa, who had just hit his drive on the par-5 13th at Torrey Pines. Homa was listening through an earbud. And with that, the PGA Tour and...

Pebble Beach and Saudi International again share top billing

Jan. 31, 2023 13:19 PM EST

PGA TOUR AT&T PEBBLE BEACH PRO-AM Site: Pebble Beach, California. Courses: Pebble Beach GL (Yardage: 6,952. Par: 72); Spyglass Hill GC (Yardage: 7,041. Par: 72); Monterey Peninsula CC-Shore (Yardage: 6,934. Par: 71). Prize money: $9...

Column: The only rivalry in golf is about tours, not players

Jan. 31, 2023 12:20 PM EST

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Jon Rahm began his year by winning two in a row on the PGA Tour. Rory McIlroy began his year with birdies on the last two holes to win in Dubai. This would seem to have the look of golf's latest rivalry in the making, except that it will be difficult to...

McIlroy overcomes Reed, wins Dubai Desert Classic by 1 shot

Jan. 30, 2023 11:26 AM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Rory McIlroy watched his 15-foot birdie putt roll into the cup, clenched his fist and let out a roar to celebrate a victory that felt bigger and sweeter than most. Because of the guy he beat as much as the big title he won. The...