Robert Allenby of Australia, hits from the sixth tee, during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, May 8, 2015, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

PGA vet Robert Allenby has a reputation for being hard on caddies

Phil Blackmar of the Golf Channel talked with The Home Team about PGA Tour veteran Robert Allenby firing his caddie mid-round during the Canadian Open. Robert has a reputation of being hard on caddies. To […]


Retiring Open Championship tee announcer Ivor Robson & the Beast 980's Ted Sobel pose at St. Andrew's (photo by Ted Sobe)

AUDIO: Open Championship 1st Tee Announcer retiring at tourney’s end

The Beast 980 reporter Ted Sobel is across the pond for The Open Championship at St. Andrew’s which tees off late Wednesday here when it’ll be early Thursday morning in Scotland. Sobel did a short […]


Donald Trump

PGA Grand Slam to move from Trump Course in Los Angeles

The PGA of America is moving its Grand Slam of Golf from Donald Trump’s course in Los Angeles, the first significant fallout for golf from the Republican presidential candidate’s comments on Mexican immigrants. Trump and […]


Rickie Fowler

Rumble on the rails part of soundtrack to this US Open

The number is around 60, give or take, with a rumble that is part of the soundtrack to an already unique U.S. Open. About half the time, it comes from the north behind the 15th […]


Brandon Hagy smiles on the first green during a practice round for the U.S. Open golf tournament at Chambers Bay on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 in University Place, Wash. (AP Photo/Matt York)

PGA rookie and SoCal native Brandon Hagy talks with Ted Sobel about playing at the U.S. Open

The Beast 980’s Ted Sobel caught up with PGA tour rookie and Westlake High grad Brandon Hagy just after his Tuesday practice round at the U.S. Open (his first major championship). Hagy and Sobel share the […]


Tiger Woods

4-way tie at Memorial as Woods struggles to stay in game

Tiger Woods stuck with a swing that wasn’t working and settled into a long week at the Memorial. And maybe a long year. Woods had to scramble on the front nine to salvage a 1-over […]


Bubba Watson, Jordan Spieth, Billy Payne

Jordan Spieth captures Masters victory for the ages and sets 5 new records

Jordan Spieth got more than redemption and a green jacket Sunday. He took his place among the best in the game with a Masters victory for the ages. One year after Spieth lost a bid […]