Ten famous rules invocations in golf history

Updated: August 9, 2007, 2:06 PM ET
By Jason Sobel | ESPN.com

First things first. Just as Tom Hanks wailed at his Rockford Peaches in "A League of Their Own" -- "There's no crying in baseball!" -- a similar standard could be considered the battle cry of another game using sticks and balls: "There's no cheating in golf!"

Whether implicitly breaking the rules on the course (your Uncle Frank's "footwedge" notwithstanding) or covertly circumventing them off it (we'll let you know when we hear otherwise, Gary Player), golf has always upheld the tradition ...

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