The road to the PGA Tour out of Mexico was never going to be easy for Carlos Ortiz, even if it was paved with a measure of privilege. Only five Mexican-born players had ever made it to the PGA Tour. Two of them won tournaments a generation before he was born, the most recent title by Victor Delgado in 1978 at the Ed McMahon-Jaycees Quad City Open. Mexico's golfing icon was a woman...
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October 21, 2014 | Discuss
Carlos Ortiz won the Portland Open on Sunday for his third Web.com Tour victory of the season, making him fully exempt on the 2014-15 PGA Tour. The 23-year-old Mexican player closed with an even-par 71 for a one-stroke victory in the regular-season finale. He earned $144,000 to push his tour-leading total to $515,403, with the top 25 on the money list getting PGA Tour cards. ...
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August 24, 2014 | Discuss
The difference between good and great can be miniscule. Distinguishing one tier of greatness from another is often a matter of opinion, and perhaps schooling, In great divisions, figuring out rankings and who deserves what recognition is, again, splitting hairs. At lightweight, for instance, being even the 15th greatest fighter the division has seen still makes one likely a highly...
Carlos Ortiz, an associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, plead not guilty to a murder charge in connection with the June 2013 death of Odin Lloyd during his arraignment in Fall River Sperior Court on Tuesday. AH friend Carlos Ortiz arraigned on Lloyd murder shortly. Ortiz/Wallace initially faced lesser charges but recently upped. #fox25— Ted Daniel...
LEON, Mexico (AP) Mexico's Carlos Ortiz won the El Bosque Mexico Championship on Sunday for his second Web.com Tour victory of the season.
The murder case against former Patriot wide receiver Aaron Hernandez seems to weaken by the day. First, former retired Massachusetts Superior Court Judge Isaac Borenstein explained why the case against Hernandez may not necessarily be a slam dunk. Now, it seems that one of Hernandez’s associates who had been helping police with the investigation could be done cooperating, according...
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