OAKMONT, Pa. — The best thing about Jason Day — no, wait, it’s a long list and tough to pick just one — but among the greatest things about the world’s No. 1 golfer is that sometimes he speaks before he has thoroughly considered the consequences.
Thinking about the children
Everybody loves Jordan Spieth. Sometimes, a little too ardently.
Swamped by autograph seekers on Monday, the 22-year-old defending U.S. Open champion had to quit signing when the crush of spectators threatened to crush a young boy holding out a pin flag through a metal fence.
“I’m instructed by security that if it looks like not only kids being crushed but the possibility of gate collapsing, to just stop…