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Tiger's limited schedule & Ryan Palmer

59:03 | May 1st

Ryan Palmer discusses an emotional win at the Zurich Classic, how his partnership with Jon Rahm came to be, and why Skittles became a key ingredient in New Orleans. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins talk about Tiger Woods' limited sched...Show More
Masters ramifications & CBS' Amanda Balionis

1:03:58 | Apr 24th

CBS' Amanda Balionis discusses a crazy Masters, her unusual career path, and interviewing the game's biggest stars. Plus, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins weigh in on C.T. Pan's maiden PGA Tour win, Jordan Spieth's weekend struggles, and Tig...Show More
Holy Sh!t, Tiger Woods won the Masters

36:25 | Apr 15th

In the immediate aftermath of Tiger Woods' improbable win in the 2019 Masters, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington, and Keely Levins gather at Augusta National Golf Club to discuss a historic Sunday. We also hear from Woods himself from his post...Show More
Masters Prep! Augusta changes, Koepka's weight loss, Valentino Dixon's arrival

45:07 | Apr 10th

On the eve of the 2019 Masters, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, Joel Beall, and E. Michael Johnson discuss changing course conditions at Augusta National, the incredible shrinking Brooks Koepka, and who to place last-minute wagers on. Also exonerated artist...Show More
2019 Masters preview & Xander Schauffele

1:04:33 | Apr 7th

Xander Schauffele stops by to talk about what he learned as a Masters rookie, how he's able to perform his best in big events, and why he's still driving around a "scuffed-up" Toyota Camry. Plus, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington, and Joel Bea...Show More
WGC-Match Play gimme controversy & Jim Nantz

1:04:10 | Apr 2nd

Legendary CBS announcer Jim Nantz joins us to tell tales about caddying for Jack Nicklaus, working the 1986 Masters, and celebrity aces at his Pebble Beach backyard golf hole. Plus, the crew discusses Kevin Kisner's WGC-Match Play title, Matt Kuchar-...Show More
Paul Casey emerges as a Masters pick & James Patterson

1:16:30 | Mar 25th

Prolific writer and best-selling author James Patterson joins the podcast to talk about his newest golf-themed novel, "Miracle at St. Andrews." Plus, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington and Keely Levins discuss Paul Casey's repeat win at Innisbr...Show More
Rory McIlroy's Players win & Jon Rahm's questionable decision

43:32 | Mar 18th

Are we too tough on Rory McIlroy? Is having the Players Championship in March a good thing? What the heck was Jon Rahm thinking on the 11th hole during the final round?! Alex Myers and Sam Weinman are joined by Chris Powers in Jacksonville to answer ...Show More
Remembering the great Dan Jenkins & Francesco Molinari's latest triumph

53:52 | Mar 11th

Golf Digest executive editor Mike O'Malley shares his memories of legendary sportswriter Dan Jenkins and talks about what it was like to be his editor for more than two decades. Plus, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins discuss Francesco Molina...Show More
PGA Tour/USGA rules tension escalate & Martin Trainer

50:07 | Mar 4th

Martin Trainer talks about winning his first PGA Tour title, his unusual route to the big leagues, and his dreams of developing a golf-centric sitcom. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Max Adler discuss Keith Mitchell's breakthrough win, the escalat...Show More
John Smoltz on his senior tour aspirations & his crazy backyard golf setup

1:12:26 | Feb 25th

Baseball Hall-of-Famer John Smoltz discusses his recent celebrity golf win, his upcoming sponsor exemptions on the PGA Tour Champions, and his crazy backyard golf setup. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins discuss Dustin Johnson's dominan...Show More
Why golfers are still slow, Kuchar's apology, Rafael Campos

1:07:00 | Feb 20th

In the wake of J.B. Holmes' glacial win at the Genesis Open, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman and Keely Levins discuss the ongoing issue of slow play. Plus, they debate Matt Kuchar's belated apology and payment to his fill-in caddie, and talk to Rafael Campos...Show More
Phil wins at Pebble & teen phenom Akshay Bhatia

56:41 | Feb 11th

Seventeen-year-old phenom Akshay Bhatia discusses being the world's best junior golfer, his hectic schedule, and his decision to turn pro when he turns 18. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, Keely Levins discuss Phil Mickelson's wild win at Pebble Beach,...Show More
Darius Rucker on his new golf gig; Sergio's meltdown; Rickie's ugly win

56:16 | Feb 6th

Rock-turned-country music star Darius Rucker joins talks to Alex Myers and Sam Weinman about his new role with the PGA Tour and his own middling golf game. Plus, Myers, Weinman and Keely Levins discuss Sergio Garcia's bizarre DQ in Saudi Arabia, Rick...Show More
Inside the Golf Digest Hot List process

50:16 | Jan 29th

With the release of the 2019 Golf Digest Hot List, senior equipment editors Mike Johnson and Mike Stachura joined the podcast to talk about the extensive process, trends, and tips for those looking to update their clubs. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman...Show More
CBS' Peter Kostis talks "Tin Cup" memories & Tiger's soft side

1:00:01 | Jan 23rd

Longtime CBS analyst and coach Peter Kostis shares stories about his pivotal role in the classic movie "Tin Cup," a softer side of Tiger Woods viewers don't see, and the unexpected way he got into broadcasting. Plus, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Ryan...Show More
Matt Kuchar's resurgence & PGA Tour Live's John Swantek

1:01:24 | Jan 15th

Longtime voice of the PGA Tour John Swantek stops by to chat about a new season on PGA Tour Live, why streaming content has changed the media landscape, and how he broke the news of one of sport's all-time biggest trades. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinma...Show More
Breaking down America's 100 Greatest Golf Courses with Ron Whitten

59:10 | Jan 8th

Golf Digest senior editor and course architect Ron Whitten discusses the latest America's 100 Greatest ranking, from its meticulous process to some surprises on the list. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, Keely Levins, and Stephen Hennessey talk about X...Show More
Cody Blick tells his crazy Q School story & our Christmas wish lists

1:00:00 | Dec 12th, 2018

Cody Blick discusses the incredible 63 he shot to earn his Web.com Tour card after having his golf clubs stolen. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins debate the Q School system, and give their Christmas golf wish lists.
GD Stories: The Grit Factor — What It Takes To Succeed & Improve In Golf

29:38 | Dec 5th, 2018

The second in a series bringing classic stories from the Golf Digest archive to life is an audio version of "The Grit Factor: What It Takes To Succeed & Improve In Golf," an eye-opening look at how popular concepts in education about persistence and...Show More
Tiger vs. Phil reaction, and what's next for "The Match"?

1:04:55 | Nov 27th, 2018

Golf Digest's Dave Shedloski discusses what it was like being in Las Vegas for Tiger vs. Phil, and the future of "The Match." Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins talk about the best and worst parts of the broadcast, a couple of big golf w...Show More
Golf's crazy fall & our favorite prop bets for "The Match"

42:40 | Nov 20th, 2018

Alex Myers, Sam Weinman and Hally Leadbetter discuss emotional wins for Charles Howell III, Danny Willett, and Lexi Thompson, and make their predictions for "The Match" between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson.
GD Stories: My Last Round

18:11 | Nov 14th, 2018

The first in a series bringing classic stories from the Golf Digest archive to life is an audio version of "My Last Round," a first-person account from longtime editor John Barton about his complicated relationship with golf, and the reasons he made ...Show More
Cameron Champ on cracking drivers and managing expectations

1:02:18 | Nov 6th, 2018

Cameron Champ discusses his breakthrough PGA Tour win, breaking drivers with his off-the-charts swing speed, and managing expectations as one of the game's rising star. Plus, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman and Hally Leadbetter talk about Bryson DeChambeau's...Show More
Prodigies real and imagined: John Feinstein on his latest golf novel; the rise of Cam Champ

1:09:01 | Oct 31st, 2018

John Feinstein talks to Sam Weinman about his golf novel, The Prodigy, and how much of it is rooted in truth. Plus, Alex Myers, Christopher Powers, and Weinman talk about Cam Champ's impressive win in Mississippi, and debate when to bump it from off ...Show More
Jimmie James on playing all 100 Greatest courses, new world No. 1 Koepka; Azinger replaces Miller

1:12:46 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Jimmie James, a retired oil executive, joins Alex Myers to talk about his remarkable feat playing all of Golf Digest's 100 Greatest courses in one year. Also, Myers, Sam Weinman, and Steve Hennessey discuss new world No. 1 Brooks Koepka, and what to ...Show More
Gary Player on fitness misconceptions, Tiger Woods' comeback, and his secret sweet tooth fix

59:36 | Oct 16th, 2018

Nine-time major champ Gary Player reacts to some of the "nonsense" he hears regarding golfers in the gym, talks Tiger Woods' return to the winner's circle, and admits to having a weak spot for a certain candy. Plus, Alex Myers, Keely Levins, and Sam ...Show More
Jeremy Roenick on the best celebrity golfers, the new NHL season, and his Golf Channel

1:01:53 | Oct 9th, 2018

NHL legend Jeremy Roenick discusses his golf obsession and his new gig as a judge on the Golf Channel show "Driver vs. Driver." Also the gang breaks down the PGA Tour season opener won by Kevin Tway.
Ryder Cup recap with Tom Watson

1:02:57 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Eight-time major champion Tom Watson joins the Golf Digest Podcast to discuss the 2018 Ryder Cup, why he originally paired Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth, and relive his magical run at the 2009 Open Championship. Also, Alex Myers, Ryan Herrington, Ke...Show More
Stewart Cink on Ryder Cup nerves, having Anthony Kim as a teammate, and his U.S. ping-pong ranking

59:45 | Sep 26th, 2018

Five-time Ryder Cupper and 2009 British Open champ Stewart Cink joins us to discuss what it's like to play in the biennial event, be teammates with Tiger Woods and Anthony Kim, and give his Team USA ping-pong rankings. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, ...Show More
Tiger Woods wins again (and we're not sure we can handle it)

42:57 | Sep 24th, 2018

Tiger Woods added the most compelling chapter to his storybook return by winning the Tour Championship on Sunday, and Joel Beall, Alex Myers and Sam Weinman break it all down. The gang discusses where it ranks among Woods' all-time biggest wins, how ...Show More
How Golf Digest helped an inmate win his freedom after 27 years

24:10 | Sep 21st, 2018

No story in the history of Golf Digest has been anything like the one of Valentino Dixon, an inmate for 27 years in an upstate New York prison who helped bide his time by drawing golf courses. Dixon's initial connection to editorial director Max Adle...Show More
Can meditation help your golf game?

1:16:25 | Sep 18th, 2018

Meditation teacher and 1 Giant Mind founder Jonni Pollard discusses how meditation can help your golf game. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins talk about about an unusual major championship record and preview the Tour Championship.
Chris Riley on playing the Ryder Cup with Tiger, why he sat out, and his new coaching gig

1:01:37 | Sep 11th, 2018

Former PGA Tour player Chris Riley joins the podcast to discuss his experience in the 2004 Ryder Cup when he paired successfully with Tiger Woods, only to mysteriously sit out the afternoon, and his new position as head coach at the University of San...Show More
Ryder Cup captain's picks, and Tyrrell Hatton on harnessing his emotions and "defying gravity"

1:04:25 | Sep 5th, 2018

Alex Myers and Keely Levins talk with the entertaining — and emotional — Tyrrell Hatton ahead of his first Ryder Cup appearance. They also discuss Bryson DeChambeau's dominant postseason, a hole-in-one business idea, and a co-worker's costly bet invo...Show More
Creative FedEx Cup changes, Bryson DeChambeau's Ryder Cup case, and Tyrrell Hatton's timely purchase

1:11:24 | Aug 29th, 2018

Alex Myers, Joel Beall, and Keely Levins discuss Bryson DeChambeau's big win, an unusual — but smart — purchase by Tyrrell Hatton, and bathroom breaks on the course. Plus, Brian Wacker calls in from this week's PGA Tour stop to discuss the expected m...Show More
FedEx Cup/Northern Trust preview and James Hahn on tour life and his Craigslist obsession

1:07:17 | Aug 22nd, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall come to you "live" from Ridgewood Country Club, site of the Northern Trust, to discuss the start of the 2018 FedEx Cup playoffs. Also joining the podcast is James Hahn, who discusses his storybook career from s...Show More
PGA review: Koepka's resounding statement & Tiger's incredible run

38:59 | Aug 13th, 2018

Alex Myers and Joel Beall wrap up a wild Sunday in the season's final major, with Brooks Koepka capturing his second major of the season, and Tiger Woods at least giving him a scare.
Brandel Chamblee on the PGA, Tiger's biggest missteps & facing his critics

1:12:16 | Aug 8th, 2018

Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee joins Alex Myers and Sam Weinman to discuss who he likes in the PGA, how Tiger Woods wasted valuable years in his prime, and his own return to competition. Also, Joel Beall checks in from Bellerive to give his ta...Show More
DeChambeau's handshake etiquette, Scotland golf, shanks nightmares

40:52 | Aug 1st, 2018

Alex Myers, Sam Weinman and Keely Levins discuss Bryson DeChambeau's controversial handshake, a dream golf trip to Scotland, and one editor's case of the shanks. Also, the gang discusses Tiger Woods' upcoming swan song at Firestone.
Open Championship review: Francesco Molinari's win, Tiger's impressive run, Jordan Spieth's collapse

37:07 | Jul 23rd, 2018

Alex Myers, Hally Leadbetter and Ryan Herrington wrap up a frenetic Sunday from Carnoustie, where Francesco Molinari claimed his first major title in impressive fashion, holding off Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and others. They also talk Jordan Spieth's...Show More
Open Championship Preview: Tiger, Spieth & Rory's chances on baked-and-brown Carnoustie

36:56 | Jul 17th, 2018

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington checks in from Carnoustie to fill in Alex Myers and Sam Weinman on the the baked-out conditions, assess Tiger Woods' chances, and identify a couple of sleepers to pick in the season's third major.
Kevin Na on his "unusual ratio," his slow-play rep, and overcoming actual golf nightmares

59:53 | Jul 13th, 2018

Two-time PGA Tour winner Kevin Na talks to Alex Myers about his emotional win at the Greenbrier, his unusual career path, and trying to make a first Ryder Cup team. Also, Sam Weinman and Keely Levins join Alex to discuss the PGA Tour's revamped sched...Show More
David Toms on his Senior Open win, Tiger Woods' new putter, and the latest cheating scandal

42:20 | Jul 3rd, 2018

U.S. Senior Open champ David Toms talks to Sam Weinman about his first win on the 50-and-over circuit, and its eery similarities to his landmark win in the 2001 PGA. Also, Alex Myers checks in with Sam and Keely Levins from his big golf trip to talk ...Show More
Upgrading your golf trip, Bubba Watson as Hall of Famer, and Bryson DeChambeau's "secret" weapon

57:10 | Jun 26th, 2018

The secret keys to a great golf trip, from format to food. Also, Alex Myers, Keely Levins and Sam Weinman debate Bubba Watson's worthiness as a Hall of Famer, and whether Bryson DeChambeau's use of a compass actually works.
U.S. Open Wrap-up: Brooks goes back-to-back, Phil's improbable rake & more Shinnecock drama

38:14 | Jun 18th, 2018

In the aftermath of a wild U.S. Open, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Ryan Herrington break down the big happenings at Shinnecock Hills, including Brooks Koepka's impressive title defense, Phil Mickelson's temporary insanity, and whether the USGA went t...Show More
Report from Shinneock: Mini-tour pro Mike Miller, Dustin Johnson's strong start, Tiger's struggles

44:08 | Jun 16th, 2018

Mini-tour pro Mike Miller joins the podcast to talk about his experience playing in his second U.S. Open. Plus, Alex Myers, Joel Beall, and Christopher Powers discuss Dustin Johnson's strong start, and the trouble had by (seemingly) everyone else.
Sergio Garcia on Shinnecock, changing diapers, and life without the green jacket

45:33 | Jun 13th, 2018

Sergio Garcia talks to Alex Myers about life as a new father and his chances this week in the U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills. Also Myers, Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington, and Christopher Powers check in from Shinnecock to assess the golf course and try t...Show More
Brad Faxon talks all things Shinnecock in our 2018 U.S. Open preview

1:13:00 | Jun 11th, 2018

Brad Faxon joins Golf Digest's Alex Myers, Joel Beall and Ryan Herrington to talk about Shinnecock Hills and all the key storylines in advance of the 2018 U.S. Open
U.S. Open odds with a Vegas insider

1:14:04 | Jun 7th, 2018

Noted Las Vegas oddsmaker Jeff Sherman joins Alex Myers to talk about the future of gambling in golf in light of the recent Supreme Court ruling, the challenge of handicapping Tiger Woods, and the golfer who draws the most action.
John Smoltz, Bryson DeChambeau's next big step, and a wild U.S. Women's Open

1:18:26 | Jun 6th, 2018

Baseball Hall of Famer John Smoltz talks to Alex Myers about qualifying for the U.S. Senior Open, the gang revisits Byrson DeChambeau's Memorial win, and Keely Levins describes her wild week covering Ariya Jutanugarn's win in the U.S. Women's Open.
Aaron Wise, the rising appeal of college golf, and Tiger returns at Memorial

57:49 | May 30th, 2018

Rookie Aaron Wise, fresh off his win in the AT&T Byron Nelson, joins the pod to talk about his heady first season and his awkward celebration with his girlfriend. Plus Ryan Herrington enlightens Alex Myers and Sam Weinman on the intricacies of colleg...Show More
John Feinstein on Ryder Cup intrigue, schedule changes, and players' complicated private lives

1:11:36 | May 22nd, 2018

Best-selling author and Golf Digest contributing writer John Feinstein joins Alex Myers, Sam Weinman, and Keely Levins to discuss the changing PGA Tour schedule, the surprisingly thoughtful note he received from Patrick Reed, and the most important ...Show More
Webb Simpson caddie Paul Tesori, surviving TPC, and Tiger's latest run

1:12:27 | May 16th, 2018

Paul Tesori played 21 events on the PGA Tour, but has made a far bigger impact as one of the premier caddies in the game, winning 20 times alongside the likes of Webb Simpson, Vijay Singh, and Jerry Kelly. Tesori joins Alex Myers, Sam Weinman and Kee...Show More
Willy Wilcox, Players hot topics, and Jason Day’s resurgence

1:42:08 | May 9th, 2018

Tour pro Willy Wilcox talks about getting scolded by Tiger Woods, getting a nickname from Drake, and his famed hole-in-one on No. 17 at TPC Sawgrass. Also, Alex Myers, Keely Levins and Joel Beall discuss Jason Day's historic putting performance, a Ti...Show More
Former NHLer Ryan Whitney, alternate golf formats, and walk-up music fails

1:06:35 | May 2nd, 2018

Retired NHL defenseman turned podcaster and avid golfer Ryan Whitney talks golf in the hockey culture. Also, Alex Myers, Sam Weinman and Joel Beall discuss team formats, a joint PGA Tour and LPGA event, walk-up music fails, and their picks for the We...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Zurich Classic of New Orleans

38:08 | Apr 25th, 2018

Alex Myers, Stephen Hennessey and Christopher Powers talk all things Zurich Classic as they explore their favorite two-man teams in this revamped PGA Tour event. Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith (shown) are defending their title, but the duos that have ...Show More
Episode 132: Jimmy Walker

24:35 | Apr 23rd, 2018

Jimmy Walker, the 2016 PGA champion joins Alex Myers to discuss his ongoing battle with Lyme Disease, his recent resurgent play, and his hopes of making another U.S. Ryder Cup team.
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Valero Texas Open

15:35 | Apr 18th, 2018

Joel Beall, Stephen Hennessey and Christopher Powers are back to break down the fantasy options for this week's Valero Texas Open. The guys discuss the most obvious pick at TPC San Antonio (Charley Hoffman, who owns the AT&T Oaks course), while also ...Show More
Episode 131: The amazing story of 'Caddyshack'

31:04 | Apr 18th, 2018

One of the great misconceptions is that the golf comedy 'Caddyshack' was a hit right from the start. It wasn't. The script was a mess, there was infighting among cast members, and almost everyone on the set was high on something. Chris Nashawaty, aut...Show More
Episode 130: Joe LaCava

36:45 | Apr 12th, 2018

The veteran PGA Tour caddie who was on the bag for Tiger Woods' return to the Masters discusses the differences between Woods and his previous longtime boss Fred Couples, his preparation for tournaments, and how he got his start as a looper.
Fantasy Fix: 2018 RBC Heritage

13:41 | Apr 11th, 2018

Golf Digest's Joel Beall, Stephen Hennessey and Christopher Powers explore the RBC Heritage, breaking down the field at Harbour Town Golf Links, in Hilton Head, S.C., where Wesley Bryan is the defending champion. The short and tight course is differe...Show More
Episode 129: 2018 Masters recap — Patrick Reed wins edition

19:20 | Apr 9th, 2018

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington, Joel Beall and E. Michael Johnson recap the 82nd Masters, where Patrick Reed held off Rickie Fowler and Jordan Spieth to win the green jacket. Our trio explores the exciting final round, discussing the winners and loser...Show More
Rory McIlroy discusses his third round 65 in the 2018 Masters

15:06 | Apr 8th, 2018

Rory McIlroy meets with the media to discuss his seven-under 65 and his upcoming final round showdown with Patrick Reed.
Episode 128: 2018 Masters — "Halftime" edition

25:18 | Apr 7th, 2018

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington, Joel Beall and Brian Wacker breakdown the opening two rounds of the Masters, where Patrick Reed has a two-stroke lead over Marc Leishman, with a star-studded leader board chasing him. What to make of the final 36 holes ...Show More
Tiger Woods discusses his opening 73 in the 2018 Masters

07:16 | Apr 5th, 2018

Listen to Tiger Woods' interview session with the media following his opening 73 in the 2018 Masters.
Episode 127: The Spirit of the Masters with Erik Anders Lang

40:57 | Apr 4th, 2018

It's Masters Week, and Erik Anders Lang, host of Adventures in Golf, joins Sam Weinman and Ashley Mayo at Augusta National to talk about the unique vibe of the season's first major, and how so much of the tournament's appeal has to do with more than ...Show More
Episode 126: 2018 Masters preview (w/special guest Fred Couples)

40:01 | Mar 30th, 2018

Sam Weinman, Joel Beall and Ryan Herrington take a look at the early storylines ahead of the 2018 Masters. Among the players discussed: Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and, of course, Tiger Woods. In the second half of the podcast, Stephe...Show More
Special Longform Podcast: Jack and Jackie Nicklaus re-watch the '86 Masters

34:54 | Mar 29th, 2018

The author of the greatest Masters victory of all and his caddie had never watched the CBS broadcast of that magical afternoon—until we came by with the tape. Listen as Jack and Jackie Nicklaus describe their emotions, their decision-making, and the ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Houston Open

17:04 | Mar 28th, 2018

Golf Digest's Joel Beall and Christopher Powers discuss the Houston Open, where several top-name players (Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose to name three) are hoping to play well in their final start before the Masters. It's not just the ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play Championship

20:26 | Mar 20th, 2018

Golf Digest's Joel Beall, Stephen Hennessey and Christopher Powers break out the brackets from the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play Championship to find who can survive and advance all the way to the title at Austin Country Club. Can Dustin Johnson r...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Arnold Palmer Invitational

27:45 | Mar 14th, 2018

Golf Digest's Joel Beall, Stephen Hennessey and Christopher Powers break down the field at the Arnold Palmer Invitational to uncover a few fantasy sleepers when picking your lineups this week for Bay Hill. The conversation includes a look at defendin...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Valspar Championship

39:01 | Mar 7th, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall pick through the field at the Valspar Championship to identify the best bets as you fill out your fantasy lineup. Tiger Woods is playing at Innisbrook outside Tampa for the first time as a pro on the PGA Tour, ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 WGC-Mexico Championship

35:36 | Feb 28th, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss the field at the WGC-Mexico Championship. World No. 1 Dustin Johnson aims to defend his title, but will be chased by some of the game's best, with Jordan Spieth, Tommy Fleetwood and Jon Rahm among the t...Show More
Episode 125: Tiger Woods' big step forward

33:56 | Feb 26th, 2018

It's the rare podcast centered around a player who finished 12th place in a tournament, but when that player is Tiger Woods, who at one point not long ago seemed destined for only past tense references, exceptions are made. Brian Wacker, Sam Weinman,...Show More
Episode 124: Training the game's top players

22:24 | Feb 21st, 2018

Increasingly, golfers who want to compete at the highest level need to pay greater attention to their fitness. Joey Diovisavli, or "Joey D" is the trainer to Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka, and others, and has been named one of Golf Digest's top golf ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Honda Classic

29:01 | Feb 21st, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall breakdown the field at this week's Honda Classic. While happy to see Tiger Woods playing, the guys aren't skeptical about taking him for their Fantasy lineups, but other marquee players such as Rory McIlroy and...Show More
Episode 123: Billy Hurley III

18:18 | Feb 14th, 2018

What prompted PGA Tour winner Billy Hurley III to put out an "attack ad" against Jordan Spieth as both men pursued the chairmanship of the tour's Player Advisory Council? What exactly does the PAC do? Hurley explains to Sam Weinman in this week's bon...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Genesis Open

37:56 | Feb 14th, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back together in studio, breaking down the field for the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club outside Los Angeles. Dustin Johnson is back to defend his title in a stacked field that includes Rory McIlroy, P...Show More
Episode 122: Inside Golf Digest's Hot List 2018

36:38 | Feb 13th, 2018

Golf Digest equipment editors Mike Stachura and E. Michael Johnson join Sam Weinman to discuss the 2018 Golf Digest Hot List: how the process works and what you need to know to be knowledge about the latest and greatest in golf equipment.
Fantasy Fix: 2018 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

28:50 | Feb 7th, 2018

Golf Digest’s Joel Beall and Stephen Hennessey break down the field at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. There are a handful of players who regularly perform well in the old Crosby Clambake, including Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson, Brandt Snedeker and d...Show More
Episode 121: Gary Woodland

20:31 | Feb 7th, 2018

Golf Digest's Sam Weinman talks with Gary Woodland about his emotional win this past weekend at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Woodland discusses about the challenges of 2017, in which he and his wife Gabby went through heartbreak and joy during ...Show More
Episode 120: Tony Finau

14:45 | Jan 31st, 2018

Rising PGA Tour star Tony Finau talks to Golf Digest's Stephen Hennessey on this week's podcast. Finau joins us from the Waste Management Phoenix Open having just signed a new club deal with local equipment manufacturer Ping. Finau talks about his ac...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Waste Management Phoenix Open

28:14 | Jan 30th, 2018

Golf Digest's Stephen Hennessey and Joel Beall break down the field at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Can Hideki Matsuyama make it three wins in three years at TPC Scottsdale? And how will the party atmosphere impact this year's event?
Episode 119: Sam Saunders

21:21 | Jan 25th, 2018

Sam Saunders joins Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington on the latest podcast. The two discuss how Saunders, in his fourth full season on the PGA Tour, is coming into his own as a player as well as how he has embraced his unique identity in golf as the gran...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Farmers Insurance Open

27:40 | Jan 22nd, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Stephen Hennessey break down the field at the Farmers Insurance Open where, you may have heard, Tiger Woods makes his official return to the PGA Tour. Is Woods one of the guys' picks? And who else do they think is worth y...Show More
Episode 118: Losing weight while eating burgers—and playing golf

29:11 | Jan 18th, 2018

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington talks to the magazine's fitness editor, Ron Kaspriske, about how he lost 23 pounds in a year while still eating pizza, ice cream and burgers. And guess what? Golf played an important role!
Episode 118: Losing weight while eating burgers—and playing golf

29:11 | Jan 18th, 2018

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington talks to the magazine's fitness editor, Ron Kaspriske, about how he lost 23 pounds in a year while still eating pizza, ice cream and burgers. And guess what? Golf played a important role!
Fantasy Fix: 2018 CareerBuilder Challenge

25:37 | Jan 17th, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back to recap the Sony Open in Hawaii and to offer their fantasy picks for this week's CareerBuilder Challenge. Can Adam Hadwin post another 59 like he did a year ago at this event? Or do the guys like othe...Show More
Special Longform Feature: Chasing Ty Tryon

48:47 | Jan 10th, 2018

In 2001, 17-year-old Ty Tryon became the youngest player to earn his PGA Tour card through qualifying school. Billed as a future superstar, Tryon barely lasted more than a full season. Some 15 years later, we wanted to know what exactly happened, an...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Sony Open in Hawaii

30:09 | Jan 10th, 2018

Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall recap the start of the season at Kapalua and make their selections for this week's Sony Open in Hawaii. The guys discuss whether the crazy low numbers from a year ago at Waialae Country Club will be seen ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2018 Sentry Tournament of Champions

39:39 | Jan 3rd, 2018

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall, our fantasy golf experts, are back for 2018 as the PGA Tour returns with the Sentry Tournament of Champions. The guys preview the event at Kapalua Resort in Hawaii (where reigning player of the year Justin Tho...Show More
Episode 117: 2017 Golf Year In Review

30:04 | Dec 20th, 2017

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington, Sam Weinman, Joel Beall and Keely Levins discuss the year in golf 2017, the highs (Justin Thomas, U.S. Presidents Cup team), the lows (Rules snafus, Donald Trump), the biggest surprises (Tiger's comeback), the sentiment...Show More
Episode 116: Julian Suri

34:45 | Dec 14th, 2017

Golf Digest's Max Adler talks to Julian Suri, a 26-year-old former All-American at Duke who jumped from 1,148th on the World Ranking to start 2017 to 62nd at the end of the year, thanks to a solid season on the European Tour that included a victory a...Show More
Episode 115: Lexi Thompson

17:41 | Dec 7th, 2017

Golf Digest's Keely Levins talks with Lexi Thompson as they recap an eventful—and successful—2017 season for the 22-year-old LPGA star. Thompson, playing alongside Tony Finau and competing against the men at this week's QBE Shootout, discusses her th...Show More
Episode 114: Tiger Woods' return at the 2017 Hero World Challenge

38:34 | Nov 29th, 2017

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington, Alex Myers, Joel Beall and Brian Wacker discuss the competitive return of Tiger Woods at this week's Hero World Challenge. We break down what's different about this comeback in the Bahamas and the optimism, fueled by fe...Show More
Episode 113: Gerina and Martin Piller

33:36 | Nov 21st, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers interviews Gerina and Martin Piller, the first couple of golf. The wife-husband team talk about what it's like for both of them to compete professionally on their respective tours, and how they balance their careers with thei...Show More
Episode 112: Dru Love

21:58 | Nov 15th, 2017

Dru Love, son of Hall of Famer Davis Love III joins Alex Myers to talk about his appearance in his hometown RSM Classic, and his attempts to make it to the PGA Tour.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 RSM Classic

32:00 | Nov 15th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall review Patton Kizzire's win in Mexico, the controversial finish at the Schwab Cup and their fantasy best bets at the final official fall tournament, the RSM Classic at Sea Island. Could this week find another p...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 OHL Classic at Mayakoba

26:18 | Nov 8th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back to break down the field at the OHL Classic at Mayakoba, where Rickie Fowler is among the highest ranked players in the field. Can defending champ Pat Perez repeat, or will a young player like Chesson H...Show More
Episode 111: Greg Norman

26:40 | Nov 1st, 2017

The former world No. 1 and golf Hall of Famer joins Max Adler in our 1 World Trade Center studio to talk about his new business venture with Verizon, the "Shark Experience," which seeks to transform how we spend our time in golf carts. You can read ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

19:25 | Nov 1st, 2017

Golf Digest's Joel Beall and Stephen Hennessey pick through the field at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open at TPC Summerlin outside of Las Vegas. The guys explore local favorites, like UNLV alum Charley Hoffman, as well as a few other players ...Show More
Episode 110: Playing golf 1,200 miles across Mongolia

35:42 | Oct 27th, 2017

A different type of guest this week as we speak with Adam Rolston, who this summer played golf across Mongolia, traveling 1,200 miles and needing 20,093 shots over 82 days. You can also read more about his amazing journey along with his friend and ca...Show More
Episode 109: What makes a great teacher?

26:43 | Oct 19th, 2017

With the release of Golf Digest's biennial 50 Best Teachers in America list, Matthew Rudy joins Sam Weinman to talk about how the list is constructed, why certain teachers rank ahead of others, and the growing influence of technology in golf instruct...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges

18:29 | Oct 18th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Stephen Hennessey break down the field for the inaugural CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges, the PGA Tour's first official stroke-play event in South Korea.
Episode 108: Jerry Kelly

42:05 | Oct 12th, 2017

The PGA Tour Champions rookie joins Alex Myers to talk about Wisconsin, hockey, and life on the mulligan circuit.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 CIMB Classic

19:24 | Oct 11th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Stephen Hennessey break down the CIMB Classic, the first of three straight PGA Tour events in Asia. Two-time defending champion (and 2017 FedEx Cup winner) Justin Thomas is an obvious here, but the guys debate some other ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Safeway Open

31:29 | Oct 4th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back from their long off season (one week?!?) to break down the 2017-'18 PGA Tour's season opener, the Safeway Open.
Episode 107: World Golf Hall of Fame Class of 2017 members

21:32 | Sep 26th, 2017

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington talks to Ian Woosnam, Lorena Ochoa, Meg Mallon and Davis Love III, the four living members of the World Golf Hall of Fame Class of 2017, on the eve of their induction ceremony in New York City. The players discuss their ...Show More
Episode 106: 2017 Presidents Cup Preview

25:44 | Sep 26th, 2017

Golf Digest's Sam Weinman, Alex Myers and Ryan Herrington discuss the upcoming Presidents Cup at Liberty National, exploring whether this will be the lopsided American victory that many are predicting or whether the International side is ready to pu...Show More
Episode 105: Amateur standout Stewart Hagestad

34:53 | Sep 18th, 2017

Defending U.S. Mid-Am champ Stewart Hagestad joins the podcast to discuss a dream 2017 season in which he was the low amateur in the Masters, qualified for the U.S. Open, and delivered the clinching point for the U.S. Walker Cup team at his home cour...Show More
Episode 104: Peter Uihlein

16:41 | Sep 14th, 2017

The former amateur standout on his road to qualifying for the PGA Tour.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 BMW Championship

29:39 | Sep 12th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall survived the PGA Tour's week off and they're back to discuss their fantasy picks for BMW Championship, the third event of the FedEx Cup Playoffs. Among the players up for discussion: Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Jo...Show More
Episode 103: Stacy Lewis

17:00 | Sep 5th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers talks with Stacy Lewis about her emotional victory on Sunday at the LPGA's Cambia Portland Classic. The Houston native and former World No. 1, winless in three years but with 12 runner-ups in that time, had pledged before the...Show More
Episode 102: Jim McLean on developing junior golfers

23:45 | Aug 30th, 2017

Jim McLean is a perennial on Golf Digest's ranking of America's Best Teachers, as well as a longtime professional editor for the magazine. Well versed in every aspect of golf instruction, McLean has great insight into raising junior golfers, how to d...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Dell Technologies Championship

35:12 | Aug 30th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back to dissect the field at the Dell Technologies Championship at TPC Boston and offer their picks for your fantasy lineup. Among the players discussed: Dustin Johnson, Louis Oosthuizen, Rory McIlroy and C...Show More
Episode 101: Masters chairman Billy Payne retires

22:03 | Aug 24th, 2017

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington and Jaime Diaz discuss Billy Payne's retirement as chairman at Augusta National and of the Masters Tournament, his legacy at the club and what to expect from his successor, Fred Ridley.
Fantasy Fix 2017: 2017 Northern Trust

19:17 | Aug 22nd, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Christopher Powers discuss their favorites from a fantasy golf perspective from Glen Oaks, site of the The Northern Trust, as the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup Playoffs kick off this week.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Wyndham Championship

27:02 | Aug 16th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall review last week's events at the PGA at Quail Hollow and break down the field at the Wyndham Championship, the PGA Tour's last regular season event for 2016-'17.
Episode 100: Gary McCord

35:54 | Aug 9th, 2017

Golf Digest's Stephen Hennessey catches up with CBS Sports TV commentator Gary McCord at Quail Hollow Club, on the eve of the 99th PGA Championship. The pair discuss the year's final major, Jordan Spieth's impressive pursuit of the career Grand Slam ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 PGA Championship

29:03 | Aug 8th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall explore the 99th PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club and who they like/dislike in filling out their fantasy golf lineups for the year's final major.
Episode 99: PGA Preview! Jordan Spieth, the career Grand Slam, and more

36:04 | Aug 4th, 2017

The season's final major is upon us with the PGA Championship at Charlotte's Quail Hollow Club, and the biggest storyline is whether Jordan Spieth can complete the career Grand Slam. Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington, Alex Myers, and J...Show More
Episode 98: Annika Sorenstam

19:02 | Aug 3rd, 2017

Golf Digest's Keely Levins talks to Annika Sorenstam ahead of this month's Solheim Cup, asking the European captain about the upcoming event as well as discussing the health of the LPGA Tour and women's golf overall.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

15:00 | Aug 2nd, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall look ahead to the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and the golfers who are your best bets when filling out your fantasy lineups. Among the players discussed: Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson, Tommy Fleetwood and Jon Ra...Show More
Episode 97: Terry Jastrow

44:25 | Aug 1st, 2017

Longtime golf television producer, author, and actor Terry Jastrow joins the podcast to talk about his career in golf television in which he produced more than 60 major championships, and his new book, "The Trial Of Prisoner 043," which is out August...Show More
Episode 96: Michael Phelps

15:37 | Jul 27th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers talks with Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps to talk about his new obsession, golf, the big bet he has in the sport and the time be made the longest televised putt in history.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 RBC Canadian Open

36:09 | Jul 26th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall recap the thrilling finish at the British Open and break down their fantasy picks for this week's RBC Canadian Open.
Episode 95: Jim "Bones" Mackay

16:03 | Jul 18th, 2017

On the eve of his first official gig as an on-course reporter for NBC/Golf Channel, the former caddie joins Ryan Herrington talk about trading a golf bag for a mic, and what he's looking forward to most.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 British Open Championship

38:07 | Jul 17th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss their favorites and dark horses to win the claret jug as the British Open Championship approaches at Royal Birkdale.
Episode 94: British Open Preview!

28:57 | Jul 14th, 2017

Sam Weinman, Alex Myers, and Ryan Herrington break down the upcoming British Open (aka the Open Championship) at Royal Birkdale, including who among the favorites can prevail, and why the Open tends to reward the dark horse.
Episode 93: Danielle Kang

24:59 | Jul 6th, 2017

The KPMG Women's PGA champion joined Keely Levins to talk about the road to her first major title, and what lies ahead.
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Greenbrier Classic

21:26 | Jul 5th, 2017

Alex Myers, Joel Beall, and Stephen Hennessey break down the field for the 2017 Greenbrier Classic.
Episode 92: John Feinstein

34:45 | Jun 29th, 2017

Golf Digest and Golf World contributor John Feinstein joins this week's podcast to talk about the health of the PGA Tour's Quicken Loans National, the highlights of the 2017 tour season to date and what he thinks about the mindset of today's young up...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Quicken Loans Invitational

33:02 | Jun 28th, 2017

Golf Digest's Joel Beall and Alex Myers are back to help you set your fantasy golf lineup for this week's Quicken Loans Invitational. The guys discuss the new venues (TPC Potomac at Avenel Farms) and some of the players to watch for, including Rickie...Show More
Episode 91: Billy and Brittany Horschel

26:44 | Jun 21st, 2017

In the aftermath of Billy Horschel's win at the Byron Nelson last month, his wife Brittany announced she had been in treatment for alcoholism and was celebrating a year of sobriety. The couple joins Sam Weinman to discuss Brittany's triumph in acknow...Show More
Episode 90: Adam Scott

24:22 | Jun 19th, 2017

Adam Scott is the 2013 Masters champ and a former No. 1 player in the world. Fresh off playing in the 2017 U.S. Open, Adam joined Alex Myers to discuss whether the USGA got things right with Erin Hills, talk about if he's still bothered by the anchor...Show More
Episode 89: The making of a U.S. Open course

20:53 | Jun 14th, 2017

Golf Digest architecture editor was one of the co-designers of Erin Hills, site of this year's U.S. Open. On the eve of the national championship, Whitten talks with Sam Weinman about the process of bringing a championship golf course to life, and wh...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 U.S. Open

35:39 | Jun 12th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall breakdown the field at the 117th U.S. Open, identifying the players they've got a good feeling about—and a few they'd stay away from—this week at Erin Hills.
Episode 88: U.S. Open preview ... Erin Hills, Phil, DJ and more

37:48 | Jun 11th, 2017

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington, Joel Beall and Alex Myers take a look at the early storylines playing out on the eve of the 117th U.S. Open. Among the talking points: Erin Hills as a first-time major venue, Phil Mickelson's scheduling conflict, the US...Show More
Episode 87: Joe Buck

29:50 | Jun 9th, 2017

Fox Sports' announcer Joe Buck joins Ryan Herrington on the Golf Digest podcast to discuss the upcoming U.S. Open at Erin Hills and his preparation for the network's third crack at covering the USGA's marquee championship. Buck talks about some of th...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 FedEx St. Jude Classic

22:51 | Jun 6th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall break down the field at the FedEx St. Jude Classic to identify guys to pick and guys to stay away from when filling out your fantasy lineups for the Memphis tournament. Among the players discussed are Phil Mick...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Memorial Tournament

22:46 | May 31st, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall examine the field at the Memorial Tournament and help identify the players to consider for your fantasy golf lineups at Jack Nicklaus' event in Ohio. The guys discuss the chances for several players, including ...Show More
Episode 86: Tiger Woods' latest scandal

30:20 | May 30th, 2017

No golf writer has written longer or more insightfully about Tiger Woods than Golf Digest senior writer Jaime Diaz. On this week's Golf Digest Podcast, Diaz joins Sam Weinman and Ryan Herrington to talk about Woods' arrest for DUI, what it means for ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2017 Dean & DeLuca Invitational

19:29 | May 24th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss the Dean & DeLuca Invitational at Colonial and offer their thoughts on who take this week for your fantasy golf lineups. The guys discuss the pros and cons of defending champ Jordan Spieth, Ryan Palmer,...Show More
Episode 85: Juli Inkster, and more listener calls!

19:10 | May 18th, 2017

LPGA Hall of Famer Juli Inkster joins the podcast to talk about her busy schedule as U.S. Solheim Cup captain, a still-active LPGA player, and broadcaster. Plus, listener questions about Ian Poulter's decision to lay up, and whether golf can be used ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: AT&T Byron Nelson

23:48 | May 17th, 2017

Can Jordan Spieth get back on track in his hometown? Alex Myers and Joel Beall break down this week's action at TPC Las Colinas.
Episode 84: Rory McIlroy

16:25 | May 9th, 2017

Four-time major champion Rory McIlroy joins Golf Digest senior equipment editor E. Michael Johnson to discuss his move to TaylorMade equipment, what went into his decision, and what he learned from a similar move four years earlier.
Fantasy Fix: The Players

29:45 | May 8th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall help you fill out your fantasy lineups by discussing the best bets in the field at this week's Players Championship.
Episode 83: Dan Hicks

39:49 | May 4th, 2017

NBC Sports' Dan Hicks joins Golf Digest's Alex Myers to talk about the upcoming Players Championship, his long-time partnership with Johnny Miller and his career broadcasting not just golf but football and swimming among other sports.
Fantasy Fix: Wells Fargo Championship

17:03 | May 3rd, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall break down the field at the Wells Fargo Championship and highlight players to consider as you fill out your fantasy lineup. Among the topics: Is Dustin Johnson a good pick as he returns for the first time since...Show More
Episide 82: Ex-NFL kicker Josh Scobee

36:57 | Apr 26th, 2017

Former NFL kicker Josh Scobee, who until his retirement this month, was the best professional athlete golfer, joins Alex Myers to talk about golf and football, his occasional tweaks ofTiger Woods, and more.
Episode 81: Wesley Bryan

21:25 | Apr 19th, 2017

Newest PGA Tour winner and trick shot artist Wesley Bryan joins Alex Myers to talk about his rapid ascension on tour, his big win at Hilton Head, and his celebratory dinner at Taco Bell.
Fantasy Fix: Valero Texas Open

29:21 | Apr 19th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back again, breaking down the field at the Valero Texas Open. Not surprisingly, among their top choices for those in Fantasy Golf Leagues is defending champion Charley Hoffman, whose track record at TPC San...Show More
Fantasy Fix: RBC Heritage

27:40 | Apr 11th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss the field at the RBC Heritage and offer their advice on players to consider when filling out your fantasy golf lineup. A year after making his first pro start at Harbour Town, can Bryson DeChambeau brea...Show More
Episode 80: Driving From Augusta after Sergio's Big Win

39:14 | Apr 10th, 2017

Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman and Alex Myers are on the road from Augusta to Atlanta in the wake of an electric 2017 Masters. We talk Sergio Garcia's big win, the best moments of Sunday, and why Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, and others stumbled.
Episode 79: Halfway Through the Masters, Can Rickie or Sergio Break Through?

28:12 | Apr 8th, 2017

Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington, and Alex Myers break down a crowded leader board at the halfway mark of the 81st Masters, and debate who they think will be wearing a green jacket come Sunday night.
Episode 78: The Masters! Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth & More

31:16 | Apr 5th, 2017

It's the first major of the year, and Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, and Phil Mickelson all weigh in on their chances at Augusta National. while Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington, and Alex Myers discuss the week's most press...Show More
Fantasy Fix: The Masters

32:34 | Apr 3rd, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall break down the field for the 81st Masters, identifying some favorites and some sleepers to consider as you fill out your fantasy lineup for the year's first major.
Episode 77: Where have all the golf writers gone?

32:55 | Mar 30th, 2017

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington, Jaime Diaz and Tim Rosaforte discuss the state of the golf media and how the industry is undergoing a contraction that has meant fewer newspapers and print outlets covering the game. Our discussion ventures into what me...Show More
Fantasy Fix: Shell Houston Open

26:04 | Mar 29th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss the fantasy prospects at this week's Shell Houston Open, where the tournament mimics the course conditions found at Augusta National for those using the event as final preparation for the Masters. The g...Show More
Episode 76: Tommy's Honour director Jason Connery

30:46 | Mar 28th, 2017

Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington speaks with Jason Connery, director of the soon-to-be-released golf movie "Tommy's Honour," a film about Old and Young Tom Morris, the legendary father-son Scottish duo who changed the face of golf in the late 19th centu...Show More
Fantasy Fix: WGC Match Play and Puerto Rico Open

30:15 | Mar 22nd, 2017

The PGA Tour splits this week, with top players heading to the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play, and others heading south for the Puerto Rico Open. Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall break down both events.
Episode 75: A Tiger sighting! And more listener calls!

19:14 | Mar 21st, 2017

Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman and Keely Levins discuss Tiger Woods' recent promotional appearance in support of his new book, and speculate on when he might play again. Plus, more listener calls. To have your question answered on the Golf Digest Po...Show More
Episode 75: Justin Rose

16:47 | Mar 16th, 2017

Justin Rose joins Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington for this week's podcast. Seven months removed from winning his Olympic gold medal, the 36-year-old Englishman discusses his new appreciation for the accomplishment, putting it in context as he prepares ...Show More
Fantasy Fix: Arnold Palmer Invitational

18:41 | Mar 15th, 2017

Golf Digest's Joel Beall and Stephen Hennessey discuss this week's Arnold Palmer Invitational and who are the best bets to take in your golf fantasy lineup. As usual, the pair explore the merits of picking the defending champion—in this case Jason Da...Show More
Episode 74: David Feherty & more listener calls!

29:49 | Mar 6th, 2017

Golf Channel & NBC host David Feherty joins Alex Myers to talk about the new season of his show, "Feherty." Also, Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman and Keely Levins answers more listener calls, including when you should get your kids started in golf, a...Show More
Episode 73: The USGA's Thomas Pagel On Big Changes To The Rules of Golf

33:50 | Mar 1st, 2017

Thomas Pagel, the USGA's Senior Director of Rules, joins Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman and Ryan Herrington to talk about the potentially groundbreaking rules changes the USGA announced it is considering.
Fantasy Fix: WGC Mexico Championship

19:42 | Feb 28th, 2017

Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss Rory McIlroy's return to golf at the first World Golf Championship of the season.
Episode 72: More Calls! How To Play A Top 100 Course & What's Up With Tiger

20:46 | Feb 23rd, 2017

Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman and Keely Levins answer a series of listener calls, touching on everything from Tiger Woods' health, how to play a top 100 course, and what grip you should use. To have your question answered on the air, call 212-286-1...Show More
Fantasy Fix: Honda Classic

19:50 | Feb 22nd, 2017

The PGA Tour heads east for the start of the Florida Swing in the Honda Classic. Can Rickie Fowler win at PGA National? Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss.
Episode 71: Bubba Watson, and now, listener call-ins!

27:27 | Feb 16th, 2017

Bubba Watson, defending champion of the Genesis Open, talks with Golf Digest's Ashley Mayo about life on tour and dealing with haters on social media. Also, editors Sam Weinman and Keely Levins respond to listener calls. To ask your question, call an...Show More
Fantasy Fix: Genesis Open

27:44 | Feb 15th, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers, Joel Beall and Stephen Hennessey discuss the players to watch at Riviera Country Club outside Los Angeles for the Genesis Open.
Audio Short: Joe Buck's Errant 9-iron

01:45 | Feb 11th, 2017

Joe Buck tells the story of his errant approach shot at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am that struck an old woman.
Episode 70: Inside the Hot List

29:30 | Feb 8th, 2017

Each year Golf Digest goes through the exhaustive process of rating and reviewing the newest golf clubs on the market. The result is our annual Hot List, which is the best place to start for golfers looking to upgrade their equipment. Golf Digest sen...Show More
Fantasy Fix: AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

31:10 | Feb 8th, 2017

Our Fantasy Fix gurus Alex Myers and Joel Beall are joined by fellow Golf Digest editor Steve Hennessey to discuss the best bets at this week's AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Among the topics of discussion: Will two-time AT&T winner Dustin Johnson be fina...Show More
Episode 69: Is Phoenix's Crazy Atmosphere Good For Golf?

24:13 | Feb 1st, 2017

No tournament in golf compares to the Waste Management Open considering its rowdy atmosphere. Golf Digest's Sam Weinman, Ashley Mayo, and Brian Wacker discuss whether the scene is good for golf, or if it goes too far.
Fantasy Fix: Waste Management Phoenix Open

20:28 | Jan 31st, 2017

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back, talking about the players they think will play well at the uniquely rowdy Waste Management Phoenix Open. The guys also dish on who they were able to grab in the draft for their golf fantasy league tea...Show More
Episode 68: Maverick McNealy

25:01 | Jan 26th, 2017

Stanford All-American Maverick McNealy, the No. 1 ranked amateur golfer in the world, talks to Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington to discuss college golf. McNealy reveals what it's like to try to chase down Tiger Woods' all-time victory mark at Stanford a...Show More
Fantasy Fix: Farmers Insurance Open

21:47 | Jan 24th, 2017

Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss this week's Farmers Insurance Open, including Tiger Woods' return and Jason Day looking to get back to the winner's circle.
Episode 67: Justin Thomas

17:14 | Jan 20th, 2017

With two wins to start 2017, Justin Thomas is the hottest player in golf. He joins Sam Weinman and Ashley Mayo to talk about his new role in helping to feed the hungry alongside Citi, why Jordan Spieth doesn't respond to texts, and why he feels the n...Show More
Episode 66: Kyle Thompson

25:35 | Jan 19th, 2017

Golf Digest’s Alex Myers talks to Kyle Thompson, winner of the Web.com Tour’s wild season-opening event. Thompson, 37, talks about the crazy weather players faced in the Bahamas, where his winning score was the only under-par total for the week. He a...Show More
Fantasy Fix: CareerBuilder Challenge

15:57 | Jan 18th, 2017

Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall are back again, explore the best options for your Fantasy golf lineup at the CareerBuilder Challenge in Palm Springs, Calif. Among the players discussed is Bill Haas, the 2010 and 2015 winner who has earn...Show More
Fantasy Fix: Sony Open in Hawaii

15:52 | Jan 10th, 2017

Golf Digest fantasy experts Alex Myers and Joel Beall breakdown the first full-field PGA Tour event of 2017, the Sony Open in Hawaii. Topics for discussion include two-time Sony winner Jimmy Walker's driver tweak, buddies Justin Thomas and Jordan Spi...Show More
Episode 65: The inside story of our America's 100 Greatest Golf Course ranking

36:41 | Jan 4th, 2017

Golf Digest senior architecture editor Ron Whitten talks with Sam Weinman about Golf Digest's biennial ranking of America's 100 Greatest Golf Courses, how we construct the ranking, who votes on it, and what makes a great golf course.
Fantasy Fix: SBS Tournament of Champions

20:23 | Jan 4th, 2017

Golf Digest's Fantasy Gurus Alex Myers and Joel Beall return for the new year with their analysis of the 32-player field at the SBS Tournament of Champions in Hawaii. Among their topics: the pros/cons of taking defending champion Jordan Spieth in thi...Show More
Episode 64: Golf's Top Newsmakers of 2016

32:11 | Dec 21st, 2016

Ryan Herrington, Jaime Diaz and Alex Myers discuss golf's biggest newsmakers in 2016. The conversation touches on memorable players (Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth) and moments (Ryder Cup, Olympic golf) as well as the passing of Arnold P...Show More
Episode 63: The New Rules Of Golf Etiquette

34:10 | Dec 14th, 2016

Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman, Keely Levins, Alex Myers, and Joel Beall discuss the do's and don'ts of golf etiquette, and how they've evolved in the 21st century.
Episode 62: The best golf gift ideas

19:46 | Dec 7th, 2016

Golf Digest fashion director Marty Hackel talks with Sam Weinman about what makes a great golf gift, and the best ideas for 2016.
Episode 61: Tiger Woods Returns To Golf!

26:11 | Nov 29th, 2016

With Tiger Woods set to return to competition after 15 months away from the game, Golf Digest's Sam Weinman, Matthew Rudy and Brian Wacker discuss Woods' outlook and what would constitute a successful showing.
Episode 60: The dos and don'ts of the college golf search process

41:23 | Nov 17th, 2016

John Brooks, a former college golf coach who founded Red Numbers Golf, a company that helps juniors navigate the college placement process, talks with Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington about the college search process. Brooks discusses how high schoolers...Show More
Fantasy Fix: The RSM Classic

18:40 | Nov 16th, 2016

Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall offer their expert analysis for 2016's final official PGA Tour event, the RSM Classic. A year ago at Sea Island, Kevin Kisner finally ended a run of close calls with an six-stroke victory. Will Kevin Chappell, ...Show More
Episode 59: How to set up the perfect golf trip

38:32 | Nov 10th, 2016

It's the time of year where many golfers are already thinking ahead to planning their annual golf trip for 2017. Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman, Ashley Mayo and Alex Myers discuss what's needed to set up the perfect trip: How do you balance on and o...Show More
Fantasy Fix: OHL Classic at Mayakoba

21:49 | Nov 9th, 2016

The field is wide open at this week's OHL Classic at Mayakoba, but Golf Digest's Alex Myers and Joel Beall can help you lock in on your fantasy lineup The recent play of Chris Kirk, Keegan Bradley and Ryan Moore is something our guys discuss, along w...Show More
Episode 58: Florian Fritsch (aka the Euro Tour pro who doesn't fly)

46:18 | Nov 3rd, 2016

European Tour pro Florian Fritsch shares his fascinating story with Golf Digest's Alex Myers. The 31-year-old German retained his tour card in 2016 despite not flying to a single event. Fritsch tells the story of how his fear of flying started after ...Show More
Episode 57: Jon Rahm

25:53 | Oct 27th, 2016

Jon Rahm joins Golf Digest's Ryan Herrington on this week's podcast. Rahm, the 2016 college player of the year at Arizona State, needed just four PGA Tour starts in the summer to earn enough money to qualify full-time in 2016-17. He talks about the q...Show More
Fantasy Fix: WGC-HSBC Champions

24:24 | Oct 26th, 2016

The PGA Tour plays in Shanghai this week at the WGC-HSBC Champions event, and our fantasy gurus, Alex Myers and Joel Beall, discuss Bubba Watson, Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and other smart plays for your fantasy lineup.
Episode 56: Madelene Sagstrom

21:42 | Oct 20th, 2016

Sweden's Madelene Sagstrom shattered nearly every Symetra Tour record in 2016, becoming the first player not just to earn $100,000 in a single season, but also break the $150,000 mark. The 23-year-old former college golfer at LSU joined Golf Digest's...Show More
Fantasy Fix: CIMB Classic

20:34 | Oct 19th, 2016

Alex Myers and Joel Beall, our Fantasy Golf gurus, discuss the players to watch for (and a few to avoid) when filling out your lineups for the CIMB Classic in Malaysia.
Episode 55: The Golfers On The Famed "Sully" Flight

26:16 | Oct 14th, 2016

Among the fortunate passengers on US Airways Flight 1549 were six golfers headed for a buddies weekend in Myrtle Beach. One of those golfers, Jeff Kolodjay, joins Sam Weinman to talk about the most surreal episode of his life, and seeing that story d...Show More
Fantasy Fix: 2016-'17 PGA Tour preview

31:24 | Oct 12th, 2016

Our fantasy experts, Alex Myers and Joel Beall, preview the 2016-'17 PGA Tour season from a Fantasy perspective, highlighting some of the up and comers (such as Jon Rahm) and sleepers to watch for. They also give you their picks for this week's Safew...Show More
Episode 54: Tiger's Return On Hold

24:30 | Oct 10th, 2016

Alex Myers and Joel Beall hold an emergency podcast to discuss Tiger Woods' abrupt withdraw from this week's Safeway Open and the postponement of his much-anticipated return to competitive golf.
Episode 53: Brandel Chamblee

33:01 | Oct 5th, 2016

The outspoken former tour player and Golf Channel analyst talks to Alex Myers about the recent Ryder Cup, his on-air spat with David Duval, and whether Phil Mickelson was vindicated by the Ryder Cup win.
Episode 52: A Wacky Start To Ryder Cup Week

19:39 | Sep 29th, 2016

Golf Digest editors Alex Myers, Geoff Shackelford, and Brian Wacker discuss an eventful build-up to the 2016 Ryder Cup, from Phil Mickelson's spat with Hal Sutton, to Danny Willett's brother stirring the pot.
Episode 51: Arnold Palmer's life and legacy

29:08 | Sep 26th, 2016

Golf Digest senior writer Jaime Diaz talks to digital editor Sam Weinman about Palmer's remarkable gift for human connection, and his underrated playing career.
Episode 50: Mike Tirico

37:13 | Sep 24th, 2016

On the eve of the 40th Ryder Cup, one of NBC's lead announcers, Mike Tirico, joins Alex Myers on the Golf Digest Podcast. Tirico talks about his transition to NBC from ESPN, his plum assignments since coming over, his place in cable TV history, his S...Show More
Episode 49: Andrew "Beef" Johnston

17:59 | Sep 22nd, 2016

Andrew "Beef" Johnston, cover star of our October issue, talks to Alex Myers about his dizzying rise to fame, and his hopes for 2017.
Fantasy Fix: Tour Championship

25:29 | Sep 21st, 2016

The 2015-16 PGA Tour season comes to a close at the Tour Championship with our fantasy gurus Alex Myers and Joel Beall giving their picks for East Lake. They also mull who wins the player of the year award and who gets the final U.S. Ryder Cup captai...Show More
Vin Scully On Sandy Koufak

04:09 | Sep 16th, 2016

Legendary baseball play-by-play announcer tells a story about Sandy Koufax.
Episode 48: TaylorMade CEO David Abeles

30:19 | Sep 16th, 2016

TaylorMade CEO/president David Abeles joins Ryan Herrington on the Golf Digest Podcast to talk about the challenges that the golf-equipment industry faces and why the consumers should be bullish about the future golf.
Episode 47: Tiger Woods announces his return to golf

22:54 | Sep 7th, 2016

In the wake of Tiger Woods' announcement he hopes to return to competition in October, Golf Digest editors Ryan Herrington, Sam Weinman, and Alex Myers discuss what it means for golf, and how competitive Woods can expect to be.
Fantasy Fix: BMW Championship

23:14 | Sep 7th, 2016

We're getting into crunch time for the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup Playoffs. Our fantasy experts, Alex Myers and Joel Beall, discuss if there's anybody besides Rory McIlroy that you should be taking for your fantasy lineup from the BMW Championship at Crook...Show More
Fantasy Fix: Deutsche Bank Championship

29:23 | Aug 31st, 2016

Our fantasy fix gurus, Joel Beall and Alex Myers, preview the Deutsche Bank Championship, with its Labor Day Monday finish at TPC Boston, by offering their expert advice on who to pick for the second FedEx Cup Playoff event.
Episode 46: Ryder Cup roundtable and all things across the pond

30:43 | Aug 31st, 2016

With the U.S. and the European Ryder Cup team rosters starting to fill out, the upcoming event at Hazeltine National is starting to get interesting. Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington and Alex Myers are joined by our European reporter, ...Show More
Episode 45: Jim Furyk

18:03 | Aug 23rd, 2016

PGA Tour veteran Jim Furyk joins Golf Digest's Alex Myers to discuss his recent bit of golf history, shooting a 58 at the Travelers Championship, along with his attempt to make the U.S. Ryder Cup team (in which he already an assistant captain) and th...Show More
Episode 44: Chubby Chandler

23:47 | Aug 17th, 2016

Golf agent Chubby Chandler joins Sam Weinman to talk about the state of the golf business, his view on the Olympic Games, and the future of the European Tour.
Episode 43: The Olympic Golf Scene In Rio

24:39 | Aug 10th, 2016

Golf Digest's Sam Weinman talks to Geoff Shackelford about the scene so far in Rio, where golf is making a return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence.
Fantasy Fix: The Olympics & John Deere Classic

22:54 | Aug 10th, 2016

Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss the field in the Olympic men's golf competition, and why Martin Kaymer could be a sneaky pick for a gold medal.
Fantasy Fix: Travelers Championship

29:41 | Aug 3rd, 2016

Golf Digest editors Alex Myers and Joel Beall discuss this week's Travelers Championship and debate who you should add to your fantasy lineup.
Episode 42: Jimmy & Erin Walker

22:28 | Aug 2nd, 2016

Newly crowned PGA champion Jimmy Walker, along with his wife Erin, join Alex Myers to talk about a stressful finish to the season's final major, and the frenetic days since.
Episode 41: Wrapping Up A Wild PGA Championship

19:04 | Aug 1st, 2016

Golf Digest editors Sam Weinman, Ryan Herrington, Alex Myers, and Joel Beall reflect on a long and eventful week at Baltusrol Golf Club, which ended with Jimmy Walker capturing his first major championship.