— PGA of America (@PGA) August 10, 2017
Geez, who said golf isn’t dangerous? Well, it’s not.
But there are moments where a golf ball flying towards your head can be one of the scariest moments of your life. Brooks Koepka is one of the most powerful players in golf, and it showed, as he bloodied a marshal with an errant tee shot at the PGA Championship.
To everyone’s relief, the man was OK and was in good spirits overall. Koepka, being the good dude that he is, signed a glove for the man.
He even exchanged contact information with as well. Koepka wanted to check up on him later after the round was over.
So, a dangerous moment in golf ended happily. Let’s hope the only dangerous thing that occurs this weekend is golf balls falling into the watery grave of Quail Hollow’s “Green Mile”. Well, obviously, that would suck for the players, but it could be worse, I mean, I could be out there teeing it up.
If that were the case, I’d be the first person ever to dye the Green Mile’s water white with golf balls. It’s an award I wouldn’t take lightly you know.
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The Ryder Cup at Hazeltine has been a fun one. But, Brooks Koepka proved to us that even pros can hit some awful shots like we do (unless you’re all puffy chested).
Koepka, who’s one of game’s best drivers, hit an amazing shank, and made its way into the gallery. The young rising star made up for it with some stellar play during the Sunday singles matches.
But, I think we can feel relieved that pro golfers aren’t superhuman after all.
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