Nevertheless, Stockton promises to be back in 1997. Why? "I won't have to move into my house next year," he says.
The Short Game
The PGA would like to move the poorly attended Seniors Championship from PGA National and play it sometime during the summer, but must coordinate such a switch with the Tour and NBC. "The issue is not finances," says Jim Awtrey, the PGA's CEO. "We're talking about what the championship deserves."...
Lee Trevino has fired longtime caddie Herman Mitchell until Mitchell gets his weight down to 250 pounds. Mitchell weighed in at 282 earlier this month at the Tradition, where Trevino wrote him his last check. "I've been preaching to him, bringing him in and out of the hospital since 1988, and evidently he doesn't want to listen," Trevino says. "I've done my part and I'm not doing any more."