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Phil Mickelson took it low in the second round at the Phoenix Open. He just missed his 59 in the opening round and picked up right where he left off in round one. After 16 holes in his second round, Phil found himself at 18 under par and leading by 5 strokes over Bill Haas.  Mickelson made birdies at holes 7 & 9 and went without a bogey on his front nine for the second day in a row. This is not the Mickelson we have grown accustomed to. Phil usually gets in some trouble along the way costing himself a stroke or 2 somewhere on the course. This hasn’t been the case thus far at he Phoenix Open. Phil would find himself at 19 under par after making birdies at holes, 11,12 and 13 and an eagle at the 15th hole, he then made a birdie on 17 and has one hole left in his second round to close out with a neat little score of 62 in his second round if he can make a birdie on 18. remember the putt that lipped out for the 59 in round one?  It happened on the 18th hole. If Phil can make birdie on the 18th today he would finish two rounds at the Phoenix Open at 2o under par and a 7 stroke lead over his closest competitor. So what does Phil do? He makes a double bogey his only blemish in the first two rounds to finish with a 65 and a combined score of 17 under par heading into the weekend. The Real Mickelson somehow found his way to the 18th hole on round 2. Nonetheless, Phil has played 2 great rounds of golf at the Phoenix Open.

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