Finally, he makes something happen

The Barclays - Round Three

EDISON, NJ (Aug. 29, 2015) – He was one under par after 53 holes of The Barclays and the tee was up on 18 at Plainfield Country Club, about 280 yards from the green. It was Phil Mickelson’s last chance to make something happen after making three birdies and two bogeys on Saturday. The hole Read More…

Phil battles to stay in the fray

The Barclays - Round One

EDISON, NJ (Aug. 27, 2015) – The first round at Plainfield Country Club was an up and down one but at the end of the day at least Phil Mickelson wasn’t down and out. Phil started The Barclays on the 10th tee at 7:53. Six holes later he was four under par. And then, “it Read More…

Phil primed for FedExCup Playoffs opener

The Barclays - Preview Day 2

EDISON, NJ (Aug. 26, 2015) – If you ask people in New Jersey what their state is famous for, the first answer could be Bruce Springsteen or Meryl Streep but Jersey tomatoes are just as likely to be the pick. Phil Mickelson isn’t from Jersey but the first thing that came to his mind of Read More…

Phil’s getting better but it’s getting late

PGA Championship - Final Round

SHEBOYGAN, WI (Aug. 16, 2015) – He didn’t get a win, which is always goal one, indeed the reason he keeps showing up. He wasn’t really in contention all week, not after a first-round 73 that left him seven strokes off the lead, a margin he never narrowed. But it was a step in the Read More…

Phil encouraged by a big-play day

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SHEBOYGAN, WI (Aug. 15, 2015) – Whoever coined the term “Phil the Thrill” years ago had today in mind. After two mistake-prone rounds he was mired in a share of 61st place, 12 strokes off the lead and not happy. When he finished his third round he signed for a six under par 66, his Read More…

Phil slips but he’s still standing at PGA

during the second round of the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits on August 14, 2015 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.

SHEBOYGAN, WI (Aug. 14, 2015) – The second round of the PGA Championship started with a stumble by Phil Mickelson, ended with a slip and included a slide. After an opening drive in the fairway on No. 10 Thursday, Phil’s second from 89 yards found the left greenside bunker. The hole was just eight yards Read More…

Phil scrambles to stay alive early

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SHEBOYGAN, WI (Aug. 13, 2015) – David Lingmerth shot 67 and was one stroke off the lead in the first round of the PGA Championship. Afterward he asked how Phil Mickelson played. Told Phil hit three fairways on the front nine, one on the back and only seven greens, Lingmerth said. “Even par? Wow. That Read More…

Time for Phil to trend upward at Whistling Straits

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SHEBOYGAN, WI (Aug. 12, 2015) – Phil Mickelson opens the PGA Championship Thursday at 1:30 p.m. with Jason Duffner and Padraig Harrington. It’s his 23rd PGA, an event in which his finishes have run in streaks. His first appearance was in 1993, at Inverness in Toledo, where he was paired with Jack Nicklaus the first Read More…

Phil eager to get to PGA at Whistling Straits

World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational - Round Two

AKRON, OH (Aug. 9, 2015) – One thing led to another throughout the week and it all led to a somewhat surprised Phil Mickelson ending up sharing 63rd place in the WGC-Bridgestone. Phil started playing at Firestone in 1993 and after two respectable finishes he was in the top 10 each of the next nine Read More…

Phil makes a little progress

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AKRON, OH (Aug. 7, 2015) – The second round of the WGC-Bridgestone was better than the first. Phil Mickelson hit two more fairways Friday, and four more greens. He saved par after missing greens on four of six tries, better than his 5-for-10 performance Thursday. And he took six fewer strokes, 70, even par, to Read More…

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