On The Mend
Woods to sit out until British Open with elbow strain
Tiger Woods' sore left elbow will keep him out of competition until the British Open. Woods says on his website that he had his left elbow checked out when he returned home from the U.S. Open at Merion. He says doctors found a strain to his left elbow and advised him to take a few weeks off for rest and treatment. Full Story.(Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Staying In Action
U.S. Open champion Justin Rose has no plans to take any time off after winning his first major championship. Nathan Grube, the tournament director at the Travelers Championship, said Rose's wife, Kate, called shortly after he won his first major title, to confirm they would be in Connecticut for this week's tournament. Full Story.
Third place at the Masters. Tied for second at the U.S. Open. And that's just this year. Jason Day's too young to get saddled with that dreaded Best Player Never To Win a Major label, so he might as well go ahead and win one. Full Story.
Phil Mickelson has seen this script, hasn't he? He's played this tournament 22 times before and been as close as second, five times. And on Sunday, he has yet another chance to win the U.S. Open. More...