CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Phil Mickelson has been trying to tell everyone that'll listen he's not been playing poorly - he just hasn't been scoring well.
''Right now nobody is turning 66s into 71s better than me,'' Mickelson joked.
That all changed on Friday as Lefty made seven birdies and got that elusive 6-under 66 to put himself in contention heading into the weekend at the Wells...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Webb Simpson chipped in twice for birdie and shot a 5-under 67 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Robert Streb in the Wells Fargo Championship.
Streb had a 69 to match Simpson at 10-under 134 at Quail Hollow.
Simpson knows it will take plenty more big shots over the weekend to win with some of golf's top names lurking behind him.
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Phil Mickelson faded after a fast start. Robert Streb didn't.
Streb opened with a 7-under-par 65 on Thursday for the early lead at the Wells Fargo Championship. After tying for 30th at The Players Championship last week, Streb played a bogey-free round on a cool morning to build a two-shot lead over Webb Simpson.
Top-ranked Rory McIlroy teed off as Streb was finishing his round...
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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – When the Players Championship was moved from March to May in 2007, it seemingly signaled a promising development for Phil Mickelson.
Having struggled at times over the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course (zero wins, four missed cuts and just two top 10s in his first 13 appearances), Mickelson celebrated Mother’s Day in 2007 with his wife and family after winning...
Phil Mickelson lost the club head on his 8-iron when it broke on his approach shot from the fairway bunker on the par-4 12th hold during Thursday's opening round of the Valero Texas Open. The club appeared to break on impact, with the head bouncing along the ground and finding a resting place outside the bunker. Not surprisingly, Mickelson's shot didn't go as planned and he had...
Tim Mickelson is the head men’s golf coach at Arizona State. The program’s most high-profile alumnus is Tim’s older brother, Phil. So if Tim ever wants some help recruiting kids to ASU, he’s got a pretty big name he can call on.
Tim played the “famous older brother” card recently with Ryan Ruffels, a 16-year-old who won the boys 15-17 division at the Junior World Golf...
For just one small payment of $6 million, you could purchase professional golfer Phil Mickelson’s home.
Mickelson and his wife have once again put their Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., estate on the market. The couple has put the 5-acre, single-story property on sale twice before: in 2008 for $12.2 million and most recently in 2013 for $6.5 million.
The beautiful household is worth...
Phil Mickelson gave a group of fans an unexpected close-up when he walked into a hospitality suite to play an errant tee shot during Friday's second round of The Barclays golf tournament in Paramus, NJ.On the par-4 5th hole, Mickelson hit his tee shot wide left into the grandstands. However, after his ball was found laying on the floor of an AstroTurf patio deck, Mickelson decided...
With the Open Championship — the British Open to the xenophobic American — set to kick off this week at Royal Aberdeen, Phil Mickelson is gearing himself up to defend his major victory at Muirfield. Much like the Stanley Cup, the winner of the Claret Jug — the revered trophy presented to the golfer who […] The post Phil Mickelson says he drank a $40,000 bottle of wine out...
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