ARDMORE, PA - APRIL 22: The U.S. Open Championship Trophy rests on the 18th fairway next to a plaque commemorating the famous shot by Ben Hogan in 1950 on the East Course at Merion Golf Club on April 22, 2013 in Ardmore, Pennsylvania. Merion Golf Club is the site for the 2013 U.S. Open that will be played on June 13-16.
Byron Nelson and Ben Hogan, to me, were always two of those guys ... Byron Nelson, for what he stood for. And Ben Hogan, because of his work ethic.
Byron Nelson and Ben Hogan, to me, were always two of those guys ... Byron Nelson, for what he stood for. And Ben Hogan, because of his work ethic.More quotes »
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had the opportunity to come into the game when some of the greatest golfers were finishing their careers like Sam Snead and Ben Hogan. Then Jack began a career of consistency against Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Billy Casper and many others. The second part from San Diego Union-Tribune Read more »
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Nelson and Ben Hogan, to me, were always two of those guys,” Henry said. “Byron Nelson, for what he stood for. And Ben Hogan, because of his work ethic.” That makes the upcoming two-week stretch of Dallas-Fort Worth tour stops a significant one for the former from Fort Worth Star-Telegram Read more »
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