18 Jun '17, 2pm

Thomas' place in #USOpen history: The significance of a 63.

The list of players who have recorded a 63 in a major championship is extensive and includes both great players, like Jack Nicklaus, and relative unknowns, like Mark Hayes. It also includes Brad Faxon, one of the broadcasters of this week’s 117th U.S. Open Championship at Erin Hills. But the father of the record, the first to do it, was Johnny Miller 44 years ago in the U.S. Open. Miller, who followed up his Hall of Fame playing career with an acclaimed run as lead golf analyst for NBC Sports, won the 1973 U.S. Open when he blitzed fearsome Oakmont Country Club for an 8-under-par 63, a remarkable score that allowed him to overcome a six-stroke deficit starting the day. Since then, 30 other players have reached that number – but no one has exceeded it. The latest, of course, was Justin Thomas on Saturday at Erin Hills with a ball-striking round arguably better than Henrik S...

Full article: http://www.usopen.com/2017/articles/31-have-shot-63-in-a-...

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