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Tiger Woods practices prior to the start of the 113th U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club on June 12, 2013 in Ardmore, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Liguori: USGA Emphasizing U.S. Open Is ‘Not About The Score’

There will be a premium on accuracy, staying out of what looks like impossible rough and navigating the tricky greens which will roll around 13-13 1/2 on the Stimpmeter.

06/12/2013

Sergio Garcia talks with caddie Greg Hearmon (L) during a practice round prior to the start of the 113th U.S. Open at at Merion Golf Club on June 10, 2013. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Sergio Garcia Leaves Tiger Woods Note In Locker At U.S. Open

The note presumably was an apology — Garcia said it would be up to Woods to share the contents.

06/12/2013

Tiger Woods (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Liguori: The Glory Of Merion Golf Club May Be Stymied By Bad Weather

Yes, Mother Nature is the boss, and it will help dictate what kind of Open we have at historic Merion Golf Club.

06/11/2013

(L) Sergio Garcia emerges from a meeting in the rules office on May 22, 2013 in Virginia Water, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images); (R) Tiger Woods reacts to his missed birdie putt on the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on May 12, 2013. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods, Sergio Garcia Shake Hands On U.S. Open Practice Range

It was the first time they have seen each other since Garcia jokingly said at an awards dinner in England that he would have Woods over for dinner during the U.S. Open and “we will serve fried chicken.”

06/11/2013

Tiger Woods (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/GettyImages)

Tiger Tops Forbes’ List Of Highest-Paid Athletes; A-Rod Comes In At No. 18

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez was tops among the 27 baseball players on the list and No. 18 overall with $30.3 million, although he is currently facing the possibility of a 100-game suspension.

06/06/2013

Tiger Woods drops his club after a poor second shot on the par 5 15th hole during the third round of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance at Muirfield Village Golf Club on June 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Liguori: Tiger’s ‘44’ Will Be In Rearview Mirror Next Week At Merion

Yes, Tiger is over-scrutinized. But you would be too if you had Tiger’s game and career.

06/03/2013

(Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Kuchar Holds On To Win The Memorial By Two Shots

Kuchar rolled in one last birdie to win the Memorial by two shots and join Tiger Woods as the only multiple winners on the PGA this year.

06/02/2013

Tiger Woods drops his club after a poor second shot on the par 5 15th hole during the third round of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance at Muirfield Village Golf Club on June 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods Suffers Career-Worst Day At The Memorial

Tiger Woods had two double bogeys and a triple bogey on the back nine for a 44, and he did that without a penalty shot.

06/01/2013

(L) Sergio Garcia emerges from a meeting in the rules office on May 22, 2013 in Virginia Water, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images); (R) Tiger Woods reacts to his missed birdie putt on the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on May 12, 2013. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Jack Nicklaus On Woods-Garcia Spat: ‘It’s Stupid’

Nicklaus only has to look at some of the clashes on the PGA Tour in recent months to see how far golf has come since he was in his prime. That’s not necessarily a good thing.

05/30/2013

(L) Sergio Garcia emerges from a meeting in the rules office on May 22, 2013 in Virginia Water, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images); (R) Tiger Woods reacts to his missed birdie putt on the ninth green during the final round of The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on May 12, 2013. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Sergio Garcia Apologizes For ‘Fried Chicken’ Remark About Tiger Woods

Woods responded Wednesday on Twitter, saying the remark was “wrong, hurtful and clearly inappropriate.”

05/22/2013

Keegan Bradley lines up a putt during the third round of the 2013 HP Byron Nelson Championship at the TPC Four Seasons Resort. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

New Rule Bans Golfers From Anchoring Long Putters Against Their Bodies

Golf’s governing bodies approved a rule Tuesday that outlaws the putting stroke used by four of the last six major champions, a move opposed by two major golf organizations that contend long putters are not hurting the game.

05/21/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Mayweather Jr. Named Highest-Earning Athlete In America By SI; A-Rod, Johan Crack Top 15

Locally, the Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez (out until after the All-Star break) came in at No. 9 and the Mets’ Johan Santana (out for the season) came in at No. 13. Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (out until after the All-Star break) is No. 19.

05/15/2013

(Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods Avoids The Water, Wins TPC Sawgrass

Tied with Garcia with two holes to play, Woods won by finding land on the last two holes for par to close with a 2-under 70.

05/12/2013

(Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

David Lingmerth Leads At The TPC Sawgrass

Swedish rookie David Lingmerth emerged from the storm clouds to take the lead Saturday in The Players Championship.

05/11/2013

Adam Scott of Australia celebrates his win on the 10th hole during a playoff with Angel Cabrera at the 2013 Masters. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Thrilling Finish Much-Needed After Tiger Controversy At Masters

The 2013 Masters will be remembered for a variety of crazy storylines. But the positive ones will prevail, thanks to Adam Scott and Angel Cabrera.

04/15/2013

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