Entries Tagged as 'Phil Mickelson'

Mickelson signals readiness for grand slam bid at U.S. Open

By Larry Fine AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) - Three-time champion Phil Mickelson found his scoring touch at the Masters, closing with a 69 for a runner-up showing that could herald a serious bid to complete his career grand slam at the U.S. Open in June. Mickelson, whose last win came at the 2013 British Open, came alive at Augusta National and showed his electric potential by holing out from the ...

Justin Rose pushes Phil Mickelson out of final pairing with Jordan Spieth

Justin Rose says being in the last pairing means he can see what he's up against and feel the atmosphere as the roars start filling the air at Augusta National.

Masters runner-up Phil Mickelson completes 'Silver Slam'

Phil Mickelson knew he needed a truly special round to catch Jordan Spieth.

Mickelson finishes career 'Seconds Slam' at Masters

Phil Mickelson settled for completing a career Second-Place Slam with his runner-up effort at the Masters, but the five-time major champion's confidence is high as he seeks the real Grand Slam. The 44-year-old American left-hander, who had managed only one top-10 effort in his past 31 starts, fired a three-under par 69 in the final round at Augusta National, matching England's Justin Rose for ...

Masters notes: Phil Mickelson and Justin Rose play well enough to win

The second-place finishers had scores low enough to win 70 of the previous 78 Masters but still finished four strokes behind winner Jordan Spieth.

Lefty completes Grand Slam of silver medals at the Masters

Phil Mickelson knew he needed a truly special round to catch Jordan Spieth. Mickelson closed with a 3-under 69 that left him tied with Justin Rose, four shots behind the wire-to-wire winner. ''I needed something exceptional.'' The 21-year-old Spieth won with an 18-under 270, tying the Masters record for lowest overall score. Mickelson and Rose finished at 274, a score that would have been good ...

Golf-Mickelson signals readiness for grand slam bid at U.S. Open

By Larry Fine AUGUSTA, Georgia, April 12 (Reuters) - Three-time champion Phil Mickelson found his scoring touch at the Masters, closing with a 69 for a runner-up showing that could herald a serious bid to complete his career grand slam at the U.S. Open in June. Mickelson, whose last win came at the 2013 British Open, came alive at Augusta National and showed his electric potential by holing out ...

Mickelson plays solid final round when he needed exceptional

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) " 7:29 p.m.Phil Mickelson knew he needed a truly special round to catch Jordan Spieth.Instead, he ended up in a familiar spot.Runner-up.Mickelson closed with a 3-under 69 that left him tied with Justin Rose,...

UPDATE | Phil Mickelson always keeps it interesting

It looks like another day for going low at Augusta National.

Phil Mickelson’s back in black for Masters Sunday

Azalea pink may have been the new black for Phil Mickelson during his epic run up the Masters leaderboard on Saturday, but Ian Baker-Finch and other long-time Phil watchers need not fear -- Lefty will don his traditional Sunday black in an attempt to win his fourth green jacket. Baker-Finch and others in the CBS booth could not get over the shockingly colorful polo shirt Mickelson wore as he ...