Kaymer steamrolls Bubba Watson, finishes with chip-in exclamation point

September 28th, 2014

In a battle of 2014 major winners not named Rory McIlroy, Martin Kaymer was in control the whole way

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Column: Bubba Watson too nice for Ryder Cup

September 27th, 2014

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) — Had he looked around him during his long and lonesome walk toward the 14th hole, Bubba Watson could have immersed himself in one of the finest vistas in Scotland. Shimmering in the distance behind him, come-hither valleys cut by long-gone glaciers begged to be rambled over. In the lemony sunlight, under pale blue skies tickled by scudding clouds, the home of golf …

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Bubba Watson a huge hit once again on first tee

September 27th, 2014

GLENEAGLES, Scotland – Bubba Watson as a huge hit once again Saturday morning on the first tee box during the 40th Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.

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Bubba Watson calls himself ‘nuts,’ offers services as a ‘mental coach’

September 10th, 2014

Bubba Watson says he would quit the PGA Tour before hiring a sports psychologist. Bubba Watson, who’s been known to pull a nutty or two on the golf course, says he would leave the game before hiring a mental coach . In fact, the two-time Masters champion believes everyone has it all wrong when it comes to his notorious volatility and concludes that his calling may be as a sports psychologist. “I …

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Here's how Bubba Watson packs his underwear for the Ryder Cup

September 10th, 2014

When asked about the 2014 Ryder Cup, he first responded with a humorous remark about how he was going to prepare. “I'm going to move from my house at the Greenbrier down to Orlando and then practice a little bit and get ready for this thing called the Ryder Cup I'm going to try to compete at and hopefully win this time,” said Watson. “What I'm trying to say — I didn't mean to go over your head …

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Billy Horschel holds off Bubba Watson to win BMW Championship

September 7th, 2014

Billy Horschel gave up the lead, then took it back, and ended up with a two-shot victory over Bubba Watson at the BMW Championship.

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Bubba Watson hits two people on one hole, blames course setup

August 23rd, 2014

Bubba Watson has another adventurous day on the golf course and a fan and a cameraman have the Pro V1x-shaped bruises to prove it. Phil Mickelson hits a foul ball and calmly puts it back into play from a hospitality tent during Thursday’s second round of The Barclays. Phil Mickelson on whether he’s hit one from the hospitality area before: “You hit it offline often enough, you’re going to see …

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Bubba Watson apologizes, admits PGA long-drive boycott was 'selfish' mistake

August 20th, 2014

Bubba Watson says his behavior at the PGA Championship was ‘selfish,’ ‘childish’ and ‘my fault.’ So what else is new with the fidgety long-ball hitter from Bagdad? Bubba Watson, who had what one reporter at The Barclays generously termed an “adventurous” PGA Championship, conceded Tuesday that his actions at Valhalla — from stubbornly and head-scratchingly refusing to participate in the long …

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The Fringe: Bubba Watson thanks caddie (and his wife) with new wheels

August 18th, 2014

The Fringe: Bubba Watson thanks caddie (and his wife) with new wheels

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Bubba Watson’s doubly sorry for acting like a brat at Valhalla

August 10th, 2014

Bubba Watson heads to Twitter twice during the PGA Championship to apologize for being a boor and to thank critics for pointing out that he’s a boor. Bubba Watson should come with the instructions you find on a bottle of shampoo: lather, rinse, repeat. The reigning Masters champion has a penchant for working people up into a righteous pother, washing away the insults with an apology, and then …

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