Category Archives: The Short Game

Is Steven E. Greer the best putter in the world?

October 18, 2020- by Steven E. Greer

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The Greer Putting Arc Drill

January 29, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD Please follow us on Instagram I invented this today off the top of my head to help a golf instructor I know. It seems to work.

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Putting guru Stan Utley validates the Greer Putting Arc concept

July 7, 2020- by Steven E. Greer

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Different putter balances require totally different grips

(Note: I finally used my professional audio on this one. I am wearing a lavaliere mic so you do not hear that tin can echo sound. I even put on a shirt too.) December 29, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, … Continue reading

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Sloppy crowded posture causes the chip-n-chunks

August 6, 2019- by Steven E. Greer Please follow us on Instagram

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The three-distance putting drill

February 15, 2020- by Steven E. Greer We are all guilty of not practicing short putts enough. Try this drill:

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I challenge Andrew Putnam from 100-yards in

June 20, 2020- by Steven E. Greer I only recently began using this long-range version of the Greer greenside flop. I am stunned at

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60W over tall trees to pin 60-yards away

June 21, 2020- by Steven E. Greer

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A chipping alignment drill that will blow your mind

October 21, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD Please follow us on Instagram

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It’s not you. It is impossible to chip on Bermuda grass.

December 7, 2019- by Steven E. Greer I have extensively studied short chipping on Bermuda grass. I concluded that it is simply impossible to

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Elevate the Putter as the Starting Move

August 18, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD

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Stop bump-and-running it. Use the Greer Flop.

January 18, 2020- by Steven E. Greer Please follow us on Instagram I have been trying to

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Chipping Drill: Don’t look at the ball after impact

August 28, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD I have been studying why I mishit very short chip shots. I realized that one has to keep a rock-steady

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Why I do not use lines for putting

March 26, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD I think it was in 2017, I was playing the Scarlet course at Ohio State with a young otolaryngologist

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Putting Tip: Use an extra-long backswing for a silky smooth stroke free of yips and yanks

December 15, 2019- by Steven E. Greer Please follow us on Instagram

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The Greer Flop Shot

January 18, 2020

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Stop doing weird contortions in the sand

August 30, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD What I am about to write will be viewed as blasphemy by the Church of Golf and I will be burned at the stake:

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The Greer Probability-Adjusted Putting Drill

February 16, 2020- by Steven E. Greer

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How to chip on wet grainy Bermuda grass

July 27, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD

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How Andrew Putnam became the best putter on tour

February 14, 2020- by Steven E. Greer I was looking at PGA Tour stats and saw Andrew Putnam as the best putter. I had never seen him, so I looked him up.

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I don’t like green eggs and ham or alternative putting grips

January 18, 2020- by Steven E. Greer Please follow us on Instagram Putting is a mental exercise. Jack Nicklaus, perhaps the best putter of all time, said recently that

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Tiger Woods’ wedge goes into hole then spins out again

January 26, 2020

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Film your putter face at impact

August 7, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD This is a good Brad Faxon tip. For unknown reasons, I have not filmed my putter face like this. I

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How to get a nice upward strike on the ball while putting

October 11, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD To hit a putt that sends the golf ball off on the ideal top-spin roll, the putter must strike upward on the ball. Brad Faxon talks about this.

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Mastering the 50-yard wedge

Update February 8 and May 11, 2019 – by Steven E. Greer, MD Above is the video from my Phoenix trip in January, 2019 with recent footage added from May, 2019.

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Review: The Oakley EVZero Blade Sunglasses for Golf

July 31, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD

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The old Jack Nicklaus putts like the young Jack Nicklaus

December 16, 2018- The 78-year-old Jack Nicklaus putts as well as the young Jack. It is absolutely phenomenal.

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The Golf Project: Two-Years In and Getting Close

October 5, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I am a little more than two-years into The Golf Project. I finally shot par on nine-holes, for the first time

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The modern player’s finesse chip

May 16, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD In March, when I met with Ryan Crysler at the Harmon teaching center in Port Saint Lucie,

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The standard short-range bunker shot

July 27, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD The Golf Channel’s series with Scott McCarron is paying dividends again. After finding the tips on

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