U.S. Open Wrap: Rain, Bubba, and Spieth Star on Day 1

Rain was the star of day during the first round of the U.S. Open at Oakmont. Credit: Getty

After the third weather delay, the USGA decided to call it a day.

The continuation of Round No. 1 will resume on Friday morning with the following players on top.


Where’s that Bubba video I was telling you about? (It’s down below. Chill.)

Now onto the best U.S. Open stuff of the day — on social media.


The Plug of the Day

The Official 2016 US Open golf balls. Buy here

The Cup of the Day

The Stanley Cup was in the house.

Another trophy caught this duo’s eyes on Thursday. #USOpen (USGA/Joel Kowsky)

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The Water Hole of the Day

Oh, wait. That’s a bunker.



If the Church Pews weren’t hard enough … #USOpen (USGA/JD Cuban)

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Tool of the Day

Where can I get one?

☔️ ?

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Shot of the Day

Lee Westwood holes an eagle on No. 14. 

Sign of the Day

The one sign we saw all day long.

It’s #USOpen time! Where are you watching round one coverage? #Oakmont #footjoy #golf

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GIF of the Day

Happy Birthday Phil!

Scrub of the Day

Rickie Fowler sums up how we all felt.

Bunker Shot of the Day

Matthew Fitzpatrick plops it in on No. 2. 

Putt of the Day

The long bomb from Bubba on No. 10. Wow!

Reaction of the Day

Spieth was ripped following this.



Oakmont be like. #USOpen (Photo: Simon Bruty/SI)

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Flashback of the Day

We miss you, Payne!

25 years ago today, Payne Stewart won the U.S. Open. ?

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Ad of the Day

The star of the day, in more ways than one.


Good night.


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