Mickelson leads Iwata by two strokes at Pebble Beach

Feb 14, 2016

Mickelson leads Iwata by two strokes at Pebble Beach

Far away from the commotion of the celebrities Saturday at Pebble Beach, the most accomplished star among golfers quietly went about his business. That won’t be the case for Phil Mickelson on Sunday. Mickelson efficiently pieced together a 6-under 66 in the AT&T Pebble ...

Iwata, Kang tied for lead

Feb 13, 2016

Iwata, Kang tied for lead

Sung Kang didn’t know anything about his amateur partner until he went on the Internet and looked up actor Ray Romano. He didn’t realize the par at Monterey Peninsula was 71 until he scrambled for par on his final hole and realized while signing ...

Matsuyama tied for lead at Phoenix Open

Feb 5, 2016

Matsuyama tied for lead at Phoenix Open

Rickie Fowler overcame some bad shots for a share of the lead Thursday in the Phoenix Open. Phil Mickelson compounded his mistakes and fell back. After an hour-long frost delay at chilly TPC Scottsdale, Fowler played the first six holes in 5 under. A ...

Woodland, Choi lead at Farmers

Jan 30, 2016

Woodland, Choi lead at Farmers

Phil Mickelson had to leave the golf course to play one of his shots at Torrey Pines, an early sign of the mass exodus Friday in the Farmers Insurance Open. By closing with three straight bogeys on the easier North Course, Mickelson missed the ...

Love says Tiger, Mickelson no locks for 2016 Ryder Cup

Sep 30, 2015

Love says Tiger, Mickelson no locks for 2016 Ryder Cup

The PGA of America has altered its approach to the Ryder Cup with the tournament returning to the U.S. in 2016 at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Minnesota. Perhaps the biggest change could be a team without Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. Captain Davis ...

Unheralded English snatches lead

Feb 7, 2015

Unheralded English snatches lead

Tiger Woods is gone from Torrey Pines, and Phil Mickelson joined him Friday by missing the cut. In a tournament that quickly lost a big chunk of its star power, Harris English played another bogey-free round for a 6-under 66 on the North Course ...

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

Oct 15, 2014

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

After two decades of European dominance in the Ryder Cup, the Americans have created a task force to figure out why they keep losing. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were among 11 players, captains and PGA of America officials who were appointed to the ...

Garcia takes control in second round

Sep 6, 2014

Garcia takes control in second round

Sergio Garcia hit great shots that led to eagle, birdie and par Friday. They carried him to a 6-under 64, giving him a one-shot lead going into the weekend at the BMW Championship on ever-changing Cherry Hills. Garcia holed out from a greenside bunker ...

McIlroy conquers Valhalla

Aug 11, 2014

McIlroy conquers Valhalla

The challenge finally arrived for Rory McIlroy, and he was better than ever Sunday to win the PGA Championship. On a back nine filled with clutch shots and as much tension as a major can provide, McIlroy emerged from a four-man race to outlast ...

Mickelson climbs into contention for PGA Championship title

Aug 10, 2014

Mickelson climbs into contention for PGA Championship title

Phil Mickelson birdied four of his last five holes Saturday to put himself in contention for his sixth major title, shooting a 4-under 67 that left him three shots behind leader Rory McIlroy at the PGA Championship. He’ll play in the next-to-last group on ...