U.S. Open notebook: Jon Rahm struggles with bumpy greens, two amateurs impress

MAMARONECK, N.Y. — World No. 2 Jon Rahm said he was victimized by bumpy greens at the end of the day. He finished at 1-under.“They’re bentgrass greens that are soft after 140 players went through them. They’re going to get a little bumpy. It’s just how it is. It’s golf. When you’re playing putts with two, three, four feet of break, you’re not hitting them that firm. And when they’re a little bit irregular, you might get some odd bounces. And that’s what happened to me today. I kind of lost confidence with the pace of the putts I was hitting.Still, Rahm said, “as hard as it is to believe that I…

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