Phil Mickelson's quest for the fourth leg of the career Grand Slam got off to a decent start Thursday, an even-par 70 at Pinehurst No. 2 that left the five-time major champion in good position after his first round at the U.S. Open.
Not so long ago, Ernie Els' game took quite a downturn. Ten years after his last Grand Slam triumph, the Big Easy clutched the Claret Jug for a fourth career major victory, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
SAN FRANCISCO -- It has been 10 years since an American won the Masters and the U.S. Open in the same year. Tiger Woods captured them both in 2002, the first player since Jack Nicklaus in 1972 to accomplish that double. To find two different Americ...
This week marks the four-year anniversary since Tiger Woods last won a major championship, but even if he were to win the 112th U.S. Open, the winner of 14 Grand Slam events said the questions about his status in the game would persist.