30 Jan '13, 2am

Padraig Harrington was worried about his ability to read greens. Solution? New glasses: #pgatour

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Padraig Harrington is the inveterate tinkerer. In fact, the Irishman says he would have given up golf a long time ago if he couldn't make changes to his game. "The only thing I know is to keep evolving," Harrington explained. The most recent offseason saw him consult a team of eye specialists because he lost confidence in his ability to read greens. Harrington started second-guess himself and become tentative, as a result. The stats show perception was reality. He ranked 107th in strokes-gained putting on TOUR last year down from 46th in 2011, 47th in '10 and 25th in 2009. So Harrington, who has had four laser surgeries, came to Arizona to make his 2013 PGA TOUR debut at the Waste Management Phoenix Open sporting glasses that he says have given him better than 20-20 vision. The tournament is the first of four straight for him. "I'm perfectly fine in te...

Full article: http://www.pgatour.com/tourreport/2013/01/29/harrington-d...

Tweets

Harrington eager to see McGinley in action as European Ryder Cup captain:

Harrington eager to see McGinley in action as E...

pga.com 30 Jan '13, 7pm

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Padraig Harrington describes Europe's new Ryder Cup Captain Paul McGinley as having "a little guy syn...

Padraig Harrington overdue for a big win

Padraig Harrington overdue for a big win

golf.com 06 Feb '13, 10pm

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Ernie Els are the only active players who have won more majors than Padraig Harrington, th...