USA rookie Keegan Bradley reacts to missing a putt on the 14th hole, but he didn't miss much else on the day as he earned 2 points with partner Phil Mickelson in Friday's Ryder Cup at Medinah Country Club.
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Team USA teammates Jim Furyk, left, and rookie Brandt Snedeker staged a late rally in their foursome match Friday morning at Medinah before falling on the 18th hole.
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Teammates Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson knew exactly what they were doing Friday afternoon as they dominated and earned the first Ryder Cup point of the fourball matches at Medinah.
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USA's Jason Dufner reacts after making a birdie putt to win the ninth hole at Medinah during a foursomes match Friday at the Ryder Cup.
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The new blood helped the Americans draw first blood in the Ryder Cup on Friday.Thanks largely to rookies Keegan Bradley, Webb Simpson and Jason Dufner, the U.S. finds itself in a good spot after the first day of matches at Medinah Country Club.