U.S. Open 2019: What the USGA’s critics get wrong
By Editor - Tue Jun 11, 4:56 pm
On the Tuesday prior to the start of the 1998 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club, I walked with Tom Watson and Fred Couples during a practice round. Couples had a way of relaxing Watson that brought out the Hall of Famer's sneaky sense of humor. As we walked down the 17th fairway on a bright, beautiful San Francisco afternoon, Couples turned to Watson and said, “Hey Tommy.
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