Brendan Porath

  • joined Sep 26, 2011
  • last login Aug 27, 2014
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Brendan Porath is a Cleveland native living in Washington, D.C. He's a fan of Cleveland teams and Boston College, which can be a potentially dangerous cocktail of apathy and despair.

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Rory the overwhelming favorite at Valhalla

Rory McIlroy is the new No. 1 player in the world, and he's going to be the favorite at all majors for a long time, but especially this week and at this course.

PGA Championship boasts deepest field of the year

The season's final major boasts the most loaded field of the year, but one of the current 156 players qualified could change that before Thursday.

Tiger's latest injury bad sign for season, career

It's too early to know the severity of Tiger Woods' latest back injury, but suffering it so soon after surgery is a bad sign for the world's most recognizable golfer.

Media schedule for Friday at Bridgestone

One of the best non-majors on the PGA Tour schedule continues on Friday in Akron, where Tiger Woods will be out in the morning but finish his round during the TV coverage window.

Second round tee times at Firestone

Tiger Woods will be out in the morning on Friday at Firestone, while Phil and Rory will anchor things late in the afternoon.

Tiger at home and in early contention in Akron

It wasn't pretty, with some ugly shots an angry outbursts, but Tiger Woods is right back on the first page of the leaderboard at Firestone.

Streelman's ball barks up the wrong tree

This is a new one.

Tiger Woods hits one of his worst 5-irons ever

From this distance and with this club, this 5-iron is as ugly a miss as you'll ever see from Tiger.

Dustin Johnson takes leave for personal challenges

One of the top American players in the world and a lock to make the Ryder Cup team is taking a leave of absence from professional golf.

Tiger's lost year

Golf's most important and dominant superstar begins a last-gasp two-week stretch to gain something from his 2014 season.

Streaming, TV schedule for Thursday at Firestone

Tiger Woods may have just two weeks left in his 2014 season, and one will start late Thursday afternoon at the Bridgestone Invitational, an event he's owned during his career.

A 2014 Bridgestone Invitational viewer's guide

The WGC events are some of the most exclusive and big-money games of the season, and this week's Bridgestone Invitational will once again boast a loaded field prepping for next week's PGA...

McIlroy's Open-winning golf ball up for auction

When Rory McIlroy won the Open Championship, he rocketed his ball into the crowd. As you might expect, that ball has now appeared up for auction online.

Golfer discovers President Obama's Titleist

It's hard to imagine President Obama, or more accurately, his caddies, ever losing his golf ball but someone found what appears to be his custom Pro V1 at Congressional over the weekend.

Furyk fails again on Sunday, Clark wins in Canada

The diminutive South African pulled off a three-shot comeback, but we'll all be talking about another Jim Furyk giveaway on Sunday.

Langer wins Senior Open by astounding margin

Bernhard Langer just won a Senior major in a dominating fashion you rarely ever see in golf, at any level.

Furyk, Clark go for $1M winner's check in Montreal

Jim Furyk is trying to end an almost four-year winless streak on Sunday at Royal Montreal. He'll earn a $1M-plus paycheck if he manages to do so, but for a veteran with his career earnings, that's...

Tee Times, media schedule for 3rd round in Canada

Jim Furyk and home favorite Graham DeLaet will start the weekend at the bottom of the tee sheet on Saturday, trying to end two separate winless droughts.

Furyk, DeLaet match course record in Canada

The scoring conditions were perfect in the morning in Canada, and a couple top-ranked players went low to storm up the RBC Canadian Open leaderboard.

Tee times, media schedule for Friday in Montreal

An unknown amateur stole the show late on Thursday, but Friday will feature the Canadian Open's top group out in the afternoon during the broadcast window.

Top names in the red at Canadian Open

An unknown amateur goes low at Royal Montreal, emerging as a (very) early option to perhaps end Canada's 60-year drought at the Canadian Open.

Media schedule for Canadian Open 1st round

Can the Canadians end a 60-year drought at their national championship?

Tee times for Thursday at the Canadian Open

The PGA Tour heads north for the annual Canadian Open, where a pretty loaded field will play at Royal Montreal in advance of the WGC and PGA Championship.

The moment Rory won and settled his place in golf

This weekend at Royal Liverpool reaffirmed Rory McIlroy's place as the next legend in golf, following in line behind Tiger Woods.

Rory's beverage of choice for his new Claret Jug? 'Everything or anything'


"There could be everything or anything in this thing. I'm not too sure. I've got a few friends with me that could fill it with a few things. Seeing it's the Claret Jug, I think it's only right to fill it with red wine first, and good red wine as Phil said. We'll try to find a good bottle of that tonight somewhere."

Rory McIlroy at his post-Open title press conference

Rickie, Sergio push McIlroy but come up short

An easy Sunday stroll to victory was expected for Rory McIlroy, but some thrilling work out of Sergio Garcia added a bit of drama over the final round of the Open Championship.

Sergio makes lucky bankshot par off grandstand


Sergio, of all people, is catching the luckiest breaks and blowing kisses to inanimate objects as thanks.

R&A bumps Open purse to largest ever at Hoylake

Keeping with the trend at all the other majors this year, the Open Championship has increased its prize money by more that $1 million.

Sergio charges, Rory drops two in a row

Rory McIlroy's opening birdie was an emphatic and deflating start for the rest of the field, but he's dropped two straight shots, including one on an easy par-5, to give a charging Sergio Garcia...

Sergio could just kiss his putter


Sergio Garcia definitely has a love-hate relationship with the most important club in his bag.

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