The Masters


Best Golf Courses In The US

Golfers and fans of the sport who attend PGA events can visit some of the best golf courses in America.


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TTYM: Watch Will Ferrell Give The Masters A Makeover And A ‘Mascot’ Get Clocked

In this week’s That Thing You Missed comedian Will Ferrell explains how he’d update The Masters, a college coach reveals interesting new uni’s, a Braves’ opening day fail and watch a what happens when a wannabe mascot loses his cool.


Jack Nicklaus of the USA chips out of the sand bunker during the US Masters Golf Tournament on 12th April 1986 at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, USA.

Ianonne: Top 5 Historic Moments At The Masters

The Masters has given us many historic moments since its 1934 inception. Here’s one man’s top five.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

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Baffoe: Ranking The Best Days On The Sports Calendar

The first Thursday of the NCAA Tournament is great, but is it the best day on the sports calendar?

CBS Chicago–03/21/2014

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Five Sporting Events Worth Traveling For

Some of the best American sporting events worth traveling for are the Daytona 500, the Masters Tournament, the Super Bowl the U.S. Open and the World Series.


The Masters flag blows in the wind. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Augusta National Adds First 2 Female Members

For the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members.

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Bubba Watson gets his green jacket after winning the Masters. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Easter Sunday Was A Resurrection Of The Joy Of Sports

Easter Sunday really had my sports heart swelling, try as I might to not get caught up in the pageantry or superficiality of it all. And that felt good, damn it.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

Bubba Watson hits a tee shot on the 12th hole during the final round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Watson Wins Masters Playoff Over Oosthuizen

Bubba Watson saved par from the pine straw and won the Masters on the second hole of a playoff over Louis Oosthuizen.


Peter Hanson of Sweden speaks with his caddie Mark Sherwood during the third round of the 76th Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 7, 2012 at in Augusta, Georgia. Hanson ended the third round in the lead at nine under par. (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Hanson Surges Into Lead At 3rd Round Of Masters

Peter Hanson made back-to-back birdies to close out a round of 7-under 65 and take the lead after three rounds at the Masters.


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Silverman: Woods’ Victory Makes Masters Compelling

This year, it may be the most compelling of all the tournaments as the game’s heavyweights set to square off in what should be the most memorable of battles.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012

PGA Championship - Round Two

REARDON: Time To Shake Up PGA Tour Calendar

The idea is to take the concept of the July Opens in Britain and build a March-to-August schedule of monthly major triple headers.


Tiger Woods

Tiger To Miss British Open

Still recovering from injuries to his left leg, Tiger Woods announced Tuesday he will not play in next week’s British Open.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

PGA Championship - Final Round

Down the Fairway and onto the Green: Inside Golf’s 4 Major Tournaments

The professional golf season is year-round, with tournaments each month around the world. But every year, four majors stand out, providing the highest quality of golf and the most dramatic final rounds.


The Masters - Final Round

Mastering The Masters: The Meaning of the Green Jacket

The green jacket is one of the most recognizable awards in sports. It’s awarded to the winner of the PGA’s Masters Tournament, held the first full week of April at the Augusta National Golf Club.


Tiger Woods

Thompson: Too Many Rooting For Tiger

The final round of the Masters was as exciting as it gets in the world of golf. The logjam atop the turbulent leaderboard on Sunday afternoon at Augusta National made for spectacular TV.


Tiger Woods

Muller: Tiger Woods May Be Back After All

When the 2011 PGA Tour season was just getting underway, Tiger Woods was asked who he felt was the best golfer in the world.


Tiger Woods

Dorfman: Tiger Has Been Tamed

Eras end. Chicago will be under the reign of a new mayor next month, daytime TV will soon be losing its undisputed queen and Tiger Woods has moved into the afterthought category.

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Bernstein: Appreciating A Sunday Feast

Too often we take for granted the fact that we’re lucky to live in a high-major professional sports market that affords such big things as yesterday.

670 The Score–04/11/2011

Spanish Alvaro Quiros' caddie Gareth Bry at The Masters

Dorfman: Masterful Stories Triumph Stuffy Tournament

We all have our guilty pleasures. Cookie dough ice cream, a silly YouTube video watched a million times or lying in bed one morning when we should be getting something accomplished.

670 The Score–04/08/2011