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Jason Day hoping ex-Tiger Woods’ sidekick is US Open key

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Jason Day of Australia has hired former Tiger Woods caddie Steve Williams to carry his bag full-time, starting with this weekend’s U.S. Open at Pebble Beach. Day, the 2015 PGA Champion, is hoping Williams can help jump start a career that has stalled since posting two wins in 2018. “I have to work on a few things, mentally and physically with regards to my golf game,” said Day, a 12-time winner on the PGA Tour. “I think I’ve underachieved up until now. I feel like I’ve got a game that when it’s on. I can win most tournaments. The big thing for me is to go ahead and believe that and trust my abilities that I can do that. Now that I have Steve on the bag, I think hopefully that will flourish and I ...