26 Feb '13, 5pm

Match Play might be entertaining, but it's a terrible way to determine a champion

Match Play might be entertaining, but it's a terrible way to determine a champion

Gary, why not move the Match Play to the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course? I don’t think it would dilute the Players in May. It would be fun to watch those closing holes. —Michael O’Connor via Twitter Brilliant idea, O-Man. Nearly as brilliant as my repeated suggest over the years to host a Ryder Cup or a Presidents Cup at the Stadium Course. Who wouldn’t love to see a close match come down to 16, 17 and 18? Tiger won a U.S. Amateur there in match play. By the way, it was in the 70s and 80s last week in Ponte Vedra Beach, in case anybody from Tucson is wondering while wearing their mittens. Now that Hunter Mahan and Charles Howell have improved their short games, who’s going to win a major first? —Davey S. via email I’ll say Tiger Woods . Or did you mean who’s going to win a major first, Mahan or Howell? I like the way these guys have worked to improve in areas where they neede...

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