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5 Crazy Sports Bets That Worked

After Rory McIlroy’s dad cashed in over the weekend, let’s look at 5 crazy sports bets that worked.

07/21/2014

A course marshal holds a "quiet" sign. (credit: Darren Carroll/Getty Images)

9 US Open Golf Pants That Needed A ‘Quiet’ Sign

The 114th US Open at Pinehurst has concluded and Martin Kaymer won by 8 shots (9-under). While he may have won the $8 million purse, his play didn’t speak louder than some of his opponents’ pants.

06/15/2014

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TTYM: 4 Incredible Golf Moments From Bubba Watson’s Mini-Putt Trick To McIlroy’s Messy Break-Up

We’re visiting the golf world in this week’s That Thing You Missed, how Rory McIlroy’s messy breakup turned into success, another stroke of bad luck for Pablo Larrazabal, the newest women’s U.S. Open player is only eleven and Bubba Watson is up to his old tricks again.

05/27/2014

World number one and defending champion, Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland looks at his club on the 18th hole, his nineth during the second round of the Honda Classic on March 1, 2013 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. (Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Rory McIlroy’s Bad Example

Rory McIlroy walked off the course at the PGA National after hitting his second shot in the water on the ninth hole, already seven over par for the day. “I’m not in a good place mentally,” he told reporters.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/01/2013

Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers rushes for a seventy eight yard touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings in the second quarter during an NFL pre-season football game at Candlestick Park on August 10, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Young Quarterbacks Impress In Pre-Season Play

Madden said he also was impressed with the 49er backup QBs in their pre-season win Friday night.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/13/2012

U.S. Open - Round One

Rory McIlroy In Danger Of Missing U.S. Open Cut

This year at The Olympic Club, McIlroy might not even be around for the weekend unless he plays better than he did Thursday.

06/15/2012

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland chips to the eighth green during the semifinal round of the World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club on February 26, 2012 in Marana, Arizona.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: John Recalls His First U.S. Open

Practice rounds are underway at the Olympic Club in San Francisco in preparation for the start of the U.S. Open on Thursday. As a kid in nearby Daly City, John Madden witnessed Jack Fleck’s upset victory over Ben Hogan in the 1955 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/13/2012

U.S. Open - Final Round

Rory McIlroy Tuning Up For U.S. Open

Rory McIlroy tends not to play a tournament the week before a major. Then again, he tends not to miss three straight cuts.

06/06/2012

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Bubba Watson Wins The Masters

Bubba Watson wins the Masters, beating Louis Oosthuizen on the second hole of a playoff.

04/08/2012

Fred Couples of the United States reacts while standing on the 18th green after finishing the second round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Liguori: Fred Couples Turns Back The Clock At Augusta

20 years after Fred Couples won The Masters in 1992, the 52-year-old finds himself tied for the lead with Jason Dufner at 5 under. When a reporter asked Couples if he thinks he can win, he replied with no hesitation, “yes, I feel I can!”

04/07/2012

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