U.S. Open report

Posted: June 12, 2014 at 3:52 a.m.

Luke Donald hits out of a bunker on the 16th hole at Pinehurst No. 2 during Wednesday’s practice round. Donald’s best career U.S. Open finish was eighth last year at Merion.

Two Opens in 2 weeks at Pinehurst PINEHURST, N.C. -- Too bad the USGA couldn't get Ernie Banks on the first tee today to announce, "Let's play two!" Banks was known as "Mr. Cub," and he loved baseball so much he wished there could be a doubleheader every day.

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