Ailing Fred Couples to miss Senior PGA
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Citing back problems, Fred Couples has withdrawn from the Senior PGA Championship at Valhalla.
Couples, winner of the 1992 Masters, was replaced by Blaine McCallister.
Steve Pate, who turns 50 on Thursday, the first day of competition, will be making his senior debut at the tournament.
Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press
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