The Short Game
Palmer will design a golf course that abuts Jack Nicklaus's Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio. "I haven't asked Jack for permission," Palmer says. "He's done 'em in my backyard. Now I'll do one in his."
...Amazing what appearance money will do for a sore back and a stuffy nose. Fred Couples and Nick Price last week ended long layoffs by playing in the Canadian skins game....
Brian Barnes wants to wear shorts in the Senior Open but won't push the issue, because the USGA frowns on such attire. "I'm just a glorified Boy Scout," the once rebellious Barnes says. "I don't want to make any waves."