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Jeff Babineau
Senior Writer

Hometown: Dennis, Mass. Career highlights: Have attended nearly 80 majors (including each of Tiger Woods' 14 major victories), and nine Ryder Cups. Multiple winner, GWAA Writing Awards, including best column, 2003. Former golf writer at Orlando Sentinel, where previous beats included the NHL and NFL. At 17, won club championship at Dennis Pines, and attempted (key word, attempted) to play at Florida Southern College on a team that eventually would include two-time U.S. Open champion Lee Janzen, near-U.S. Open champion Rocco Mediate, and longtime PGA/Champions Tour player Marco Dawson (a fraternity brother). Master of the low punchout from the trees ...

Recent Stories by Jeff Babineau
March 05 - 5:14
PGA Tour rookie Hubbard aims for 'trifecta' in Puerto Rico

March 05 - 3:13
Duval tees it up at Puerto Rico before donning TV hat

Feb. 27 - 7:14
Putting tip sparks Luke Donald at Honda Classic

Feb. 27 - 6:45
Koepka makes cut at Honda Classic after 14-stroke turnaround

Feb. 26 - 7:41
McIlroy struggles at Honda Classic in Tour return

Feb. 26 - 5:10
Mickelson enjoys wind-blown challenge at Honda Classic

Feb. 25 - 7:21
Past Honda champs grind for another shot at glory

Feb. 24 - 10:43
Greg Norman on Tiger Woods: He's mentally ‘unraveled’

Feb. 19 - 11:29
Reason for optimism with U.S., Love and Redeem Team II

Feb. 19 - 10:50
Walker calls Riviera favorite PGA Tour playground

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