Articles by Al Tays

Jan 25, 2017 7:30 AM ET
Karsten Solheim's development of heel-and-toe weighting for putters was the 'Anser' to many a desperate golfer's prayers. Read More
Jan 25, 2017 7:30 AM ET
Frank Thomas knew little about graphite beyond its use in pencils. But the material would rewrite the rules about golf shafts. Read More
Jan 25, 2017 7:30 AM ET
There were no holes in Karsten Solheim's theory that redistributing weight to the outside of a golf club improved performance. Read More
Jan 25, 2017 7:30 AM ET
The clickety-clack of metal spikes on a concrete cartpath has been mostly silenced, but the future of metal's replacement is unclear. Read More
Jan 25, 2017 7:30 AM ET
Advancements in the upkeep of golf courses have made for better conditions, cheaper maintenance costs and fewer time constraints. Read More
Jan 25, 2017 7:30 AM ET
With the PGA Merchandise Show underway in Orlando, Fla., we identify 10 of the game's greatest innovations of the past 50 years. Read More
Jan 19, 2017 7:18 PM ET
Rookie Dominic Bozzelli broke out of a logjam on Thursday, shooting an 8-under 64 to take a one-shot lead in the CareerBuilder Challenge. Read More
Jan 15, 2017 10:31 PM ET
Justin Thomas closed with a 5-under 65 to complete his domination of the Sony Open and set a PGA Tour 72-hole scoring record. Read More
Jan 14, 2017 11:00 PM ET
Justin Thomas continued his assault on the record book on Saturday, shooting a 65 to take a 7-shot lead in the Sony Open. Read More
Jan 13, 2017 10:35 PM ET
Justin Thomas continued to dominate the Sony Open in Hawaii on Friday, following his opening 59 with a 64 to take a five-shot lead. Read More