J.B. Holmes is making his first start in eight months about, oh, 7,500 miles from home.
Sure, his clubhead speed may be slightly down, from a PGA Tour-topping 125 mph to 121. And yeah, he gained 30 pounds because of a variety of medications that increased his appetite.
Rory McIlroy is too young to be working part-time. The world No. 2 made sure he would get in a full work week before defending the U.S. Open crown next week in San Francisco.