Some questioned Phil Mickelson's sanity when he made a whirlwind trip to California for his daughter's eighth-grade graduation on the eve of the U.S. Open. One 67 later, it looks like father knew best.
A multitude of things needed to fall perfectly into place for Europe to match the greatest Ryder Cup comeback in history Sunday. With a little American help, that's exactly what transpired, writes ESPN.com's Gene Wojciechowski.
Erik Compton has no business being alive, much less playing at the U.S. Open. That's exactly why every golf geek and sports fan should be rooting hard for the 30-year-old, writes ESPN.com's Gene Wojciechowski.