Phil Mickelson shot a 77 on Thursday in the Texas Open to fall nine strokes back during the suspended first round. This was Lefty’s highest score since the PGA Championship in August.
Lefty is back. Phil Mickelson made his only other Texas Open appearance in 1992, so long ago that the event was only his 11th professional start on the PGA Tour.
Phil Mickelson has decided to play the Texas Open next week. That means the three-time Masters champion would play both Texas events before he arrives at Augusta National.
Even for Phil Mickelson, his path to the top of the leaderboard Thursday in the U.S. Open was unconventional.
One of the last golfers you’d expect to feel anxious heading into the Masters is three-time champion Phil Mickelson. Yet, the creature of habit is slightly out of sorts.
It is 3:14 a.m. on February 1 at Harrah’s Casino in New Orleans. There is nothing like the Super Bowl scene.
Phil Mickelson thought his 25-footer for a 59 was going in. So did caddie Jim Mackay, playing partners Jason Dufner and Rickie Fowler, and the fans packed around the ninth green at TPC Scottsdale.
Phil Mickelson is talking more about how much he pays in taxes than how many fairways he hits off the tee.
It is no lie that Phil Mickelson has had some pretty incredible losses in his career. But, according to Mickelson, the 2012 Ryder Cup might have been one of the toughest.
Mickelson is the most experienced player on the U.S. team, playing in every Ryder Cup team since 1995. The four-time major champion has a record of 11-17-6 in the Ryder Cup.
Phil Mickelson won’t have to spend the next three weeks wondering if he’ll be in the Ryder Cup.
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson delivered an entertaining start to the U.S. Open in two very different ways.