Among professional sports, golf has always seemed out of place. Part of it is the prevalence of fat guys, but a bigger part is the atmosphere: the PGA is the only sports organization we know of that actively discourages fan involvement. Boo.
If youre looking for a more interactive golf experience, consider making your way to the Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale for the Waste Management Phoenix Open. The Open is usually the best-attended major, and, in the past, has been famous for its raucous crowds. This year, expect some pretty good play as some of the best golfers in the world compete including Davis Love III, Y.E. Yang, and ASU alum Phil Mickelson.
Feb. 25-28, 7 a.m., 2010