Steve Stricker won at the Northern Trust on Sunday in a tournament that could charitably be described as "sparsely attended." No big names + Super Bowl Sunday + increased ticket prices = nobody showing up. But those who did saw Steve Stricker win his way into the No. 2 spot in the world. If there's any justice, he'll become a household name now, but unless he does something phenomenally stupid or criminal, don't count on it. Well, we'll always have Riviera:
Congrats to Stricker! We have our first step-up candidate of the Post-Hydrant Era. Your move, Phil and Vijay.