The best moments in golf during the 2008 season? Well, there was Tiger Woods' historic U.S. Open win, of course ... and Padraig Harrington's back-to-back major championship titles ... and Annika Sorenstam's farewell tour ... and Lorena Ochoa...
That first win at Augusta in 1997? How about the emotional victory at the 2006 British Open? Tiger Woods' playoff triumph at the U.S. Open this week rates high on his own personal list. But where does it rank among his 14 major titles?
Who will be in the hunt come Sunday at Torrey Pines? There's Tiger, Phil and even a guy who doesn't own a single PGA Tour win. ESPN.com's Jason Sobel predicts the entire field, start to finish in his 1-156 rankings.
Remember when short hitters were U.S. Open favorites and big bombers were donning green jackets every April? No longer. Somehow, the year's first two majors have flip-flopped the prototypical winner, writes ESPN.com's Jason Sobel.