27-year-old Brooks Koepka may have won the U.S. Open at Erin Hills on Sunday, but that became nothing but a side story thanks to Joe Buck whiffing on his girlfriend situation:
Joe Buck said that Brooks Koepka's girlfriend was Becky Edwards… only problem is that's not Becky pic.twitter.com/12TcgP4u27
— Greg Jubert (@gjubert22) June 19, 2017
Poor Brooks. Dude had a major career breakthrough to win his first major but Joe’s gaffe got Twitter so frenzied that Brooks’ ex started trending for all the wrong reasons. Hell, even her Wikipedia page got torched:
— matt durham (@matt_durham) June 19, 2017
Buck’s defense for ruining that moment? Some staffer handed him a card with old information:
Dan Patrick speaks with Joe Buck about misidentifying Brooks Koepka's girlfriend.
— Sports Funhouse (@SportsFunhouse) June 19, 2017