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Stories with person: Lee Trevino
  • No guarantees Spieth will ever get another chance 
    Updated: Jul-21-15 12:23 pm

    ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - The odds of a Grand Slam already were long simply because no one had ever swept the four professional majors in one year. If that's the best measure, this sobering piece of history might make Jordan Spieth feel even worse.

  • An amateur in lead at British Open, another not far behind 
    Updated: Jul-19-15 4:05 pm

    ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - Irish amateur Paul Dunne knows he is good enough to post low scores on the Old Course at St. Andrews. Had this been an amateur tournament, he would not at all be surprised to be leading after three rounds.

  • AP WAS THERE: 43 years ago, Trevino ends a Grand Slam dream 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 11:24 am

    EDITOR'S NOTE: Jack Nicklaus had never trailed in any round on his way to winning the Masters and U.S. Open in 1972, and the British Open was played that year at Muirfield, where Nicklaus had won his first claret jug six years earlier. He woke up Monday morning of Open week with a stiff neck, which restricted his swing. Playing cautiously, he stayed in range of the leaders until Lee Trevino pulled away to a five-shot lead in the third round.

  • Odds are something odd will happen to Jordan Spieth 
    Updated: Jul-14-15 12:00 pm

    ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - Something has to go wrong for Jordan Spieth at the British Open because it always does.