Articles by Mercer Baggs

Apr 4, 2017 10:30 AM ET
Jack Nicklaus became the first player to successfully defend his Masters title, in 1966. But it happened with a heavy heart. Read More
Apr 4, 2017 10:30 AM ET
Jack Nicklaus is synonymous with the Masters Tournament. But he doesn't rank it as his No. 1 major. He explains why. Read More
Apr 4, 2017 10:30 AM ET
Jack Nicklaus is known for a power fade. But an unbelievable amount of hip injections altered his plans ahead of the '63 Masters. Read More
Apr 4, 2017 10:30 AM ET
Jack Nicklaus' mother and sister hadn't been to the Masters since 1959. They decided to make one more trip to see him at Augusta ... in 1986. Read More
Apr 4, 2017 10:30 AM ET
Jack Nicklaus was raised a fan of Bobby Jones and had numerous encounters with his idol. He was also the man Jack was chasing, sort of. Read More
Feb 2, 2017 8:54 AM ET
It's only been three rounds, but Tiger Woods has struggled out of the gates in 2017. Perhaps a change of direction would help. Read More
Dec 24, 2016 3:30 PM ET
Every year there could be one encounter with Arnold Palmer that would qualify as My Moment. This time, sadly, it came at his memorial service. Read More
Nov 28, 2016 6:00 AM ET
Playing alongside Tiger Woods in the 1998 Players Championship reminded Larry Rinker of a round 15 years earlier with another legend. Read More
Nov 28, 2016 6:00 AM ET
One day. One round. One chance to play alongside Tiger Woods in a Tour event. Few players can say that, and some share their stories. Read More
Oct 4, 2016 1:49 PM ET
The 'elite battalion' of Arnie's Army gathered in Latrobe on Tuesday to remember how the man they called the King touched their hearts. Read More