Exclusive Club Beckons LPGA's Park

Exclusive Club Beckons LPGA's Park

The last time someone tried to win the first three majors in an LPGA season, Annika Sorenstam finished T-23 at the 2005 U.S. Women's Open at Cherry Hills Country Club in Colorado.

The time before that, Pat Bradley was fifth at the 1986 U.S. Women's Open at NCR Country Club in Ohio, although Bradley did go on to win the du Maurier Championship for her third major of the year.

Only the legendary Babe Zaharias was able to win the first three majors of the season, and she did it in 1950, the first year of the LPGA, when there were only three majors.

And the only ones to win three majors in a season are Zaharias, Bradley and Mickey Wright, who some say is the great ever to play the women's game, in 1961.

So how is it that Inbee Park has thrust herself into a conversation that includes some of the greatest names in the history of the women's game this week at Sebonack Golf Club on Long Island?

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