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Liguori: Tiger Controversy Rocks Augusta National

A controversy involving the top-ranked player in the world turned what should have been a calm, lovely morning into an ugly one and took attention away from third round play.


Fans have been coming out in droves, but golf hasn't found traction -- yet -- as a recreational sport. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Liguori: Augusta’s Drive, Chip & Putt Championship A Step In Right Direction

Amongst the beauty of Augusta National and the passion of the galleries is a sobering reality. Golf has been losing ground in recreational participants.


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Liguori: Good Riddance To Last 3 Years —Tiger Regains No. 1 Ranking

The hunt for his 15th Major Championship begins in two weeks at The Masters. And for the first time in a long time, all seems right in the world for Woods.


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Augusta National Adds Condoleezza Rice, Darla Moore As First Female Members

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — For the first time in its 80-year history, Augusta National Golf Club has female members. The home of the Masters, under increasing criticism the last decade because of its all-male membership, […]


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Liguori: Augusta Can Now Focus On Growing Golf With A Clear Conscience

With today’s major breakthrough Augusta National can finally focus on growing the game.


Phil Mickelson of the US gives the thumbs up to a girl to who he gave a ball on the fifteenth hole during the third round of the 76th Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 7, 2012 at in Augusta, Georgia. Peter Hanson of Sweden leads the tournament at nine under par, with Mickelson one shot behind. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Phil Mickelson In The Hunt For A Fourth Green Jacket

Who would have picked Hanson to be leading The Masters heading into Sunday’s final round? The Swede can play and has had five international victories and was a member of the 2010 European Ryder Cup team.


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Woods Subject To Discipline For Kicking Club

Tiger Woods is subject to discipline by the PGA Tour for kicking his golf club after a poor shot at the Masters.


Fred Couples of the United States reacts while standing on the 18th green after finishing the second round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Liguori: Fred Couples Turns Back The Clock At Augusta

20 years after Fred Couples won The Masters in 1992, the 52-year-old finds himself tied for the lead with Jason Dufner at 5 under. When a reporter asked Couples if he thinks he can win, he replied with no hesitation, “yes, I feel I can!”


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Liguori: An International Leaderboard Is Jam-Packed At Masters

England, South Africa, Sweden, Scotland, Spain, Italy and USA… it’s an international leaderboard after the first round of The Masters.


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B&C Morning Show: Jerry Recco’s Masters Conundrum

Jerry Recco is a very big golf fan, so Craig was curious to learn where and how much of the Masters he will watch this weekend.



B&C Morning Show: The Mets, The Knicks,The Masters & More

Johan Santana will be back on the mound for the Mets today, so it was there that Jerry Recco began his very first update of the Show.


Augusta National Golf Club chairman William Porter Payne speaks at a press conference on April 4, 2012. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Rough Day For Course And Chairman At The Masters

Lightning and thunder hit the course on Wednesday and could hamper play tomorrow. Meanwhile, Chairman Billy Payne was asked numerous times by various reporters, why a woman has never been invited to join Augusta National.


Tiger Woods during a practice round prior to the start of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 3, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia.  (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Tiger’s Demeanor, Like His Shot Making, Right Where He Needs It To Be

Tiger Woods addressed the golf media this afternoon and what immediately seemed most apparent about the four-time Master’s champion is that his demeanor was much more at ease and he seemed much happier


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Liguori: Notes From Augusta National

The warmer temperatures at Augusta National have made the fairways as lush as can be. As I walked the course yesterday, late in the afternoon, the mowers were out in full force.