Gorgeous day at Pebble and Tom Hoge has a scorecard to match

  • Tom Hoge, top center, walks to his ball on the seventh green of the Pebble Beach Golf Links during the first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament in Pebble Beach, Calif., Thursday. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Tom Hoge enjoys being at Pebble Beach even in a frigid wind and relentless rain. He loved it even more Thursday in brilliant sunshine, especially with nine birdies on his card.