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The love fest is in full swing for this year's U.S. Open host -- Merion: Monday was U.S. Open media day at Mer...

The love fest is in full swing for this year's U.S. Open host -- Merion: Monday was U.S. Open media day at Mer...

Because of Merion's relative lack of length, it's really a mix of short holes and long holes. Davis predicts, "More players can potentially win this U.S. Open than any other Open venue we go to."… One subtle thing about Merion worth noting is the fairways, which are often canted. That is similar to last year at Olympic Club, although Merion's slopes aren't quite as severe. Still, Davis said the fairways, normally mowed to about four-tenths of an inch, may be raised to half-an-inch so the balls don't roll through the fairways, especially at the fourth, fifth and 12th holes. Another benefit of longer fairways would be reduced length, making Merion play slightly longer. Augusta National, are you listening?... The wicker flag-markers, a Merion tradition, weren't used in the 1950 Open won by Hogan, according to Davis. I didn't know that… You will see more out-of-bounds penaltie...

Full article: http://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/merion-prepares-us-open...

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