Found August 08, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Phil Mickelson
Phil Mickelson is looking to win back-to-back major championships for the first time in his career at Oak Hill this week, but the 2013 British Open winner nearly cost himself the opportunity with forgetfulness. According to the Golf Channel, Lefty signed up for the PGA Championship at the last second on Wednesday. Players are required [...]

Phil Mickelson Almost Forgets to Register for PGA Championship, Risked Disqualification From Tournament

If showing up is half the battle then registering is the other 50 percent. Phil Mickelson holds the No. 2 ranking in the world and he is coming off an impressive victory at the Open Championship three weeks ago, but “Lefty” risked disqualification from the PGA Championship when he almost forgot to register for the event. The tournament is slated to begin Thursday, but as of Wednesday...

PGA Championship GIFs: Kid dances behind Feherty, squeegees & boob grab videobomb

It’s been an eventful morning at the PGA Championship and Oak Hill has been deluged by rain. So much rain, in fact, that GIF reveal that the grounds crew has resorted to squeegeeing off the course. Not only that, the rain may have caused some soggy-induced friskiness in at least one patron as evidenced by […]The post PGA Championship GIFs: Kid dances behind Feherty, squeegees...

Mickelson still riding Open high

Phil Mickelson looks at himself differently these days. Sure, there's a bit of uncertainty in the grogginess of morning, when he wakes up wondering if that claret jug really belongs to him for a whole year. Then -- yep -- there it is, his name engraved on the silver chalice. For Lefty, it's all gravy from this point on. He feels complete. ''The British Open really...

Lefty almost left out of PGA Championship

Among the things one should do before playing in the PGA Championship, registering for the PGA Championship should probably be the top priority. No one apparently told that to Phil Mickelson, however, and as a result, the Open Championship winner nearly missed out on this weekend's festivities at Oak Hill Country Club. According to the Golf Channel , Mickelson did not play...

Mickelson has eventful opening round

Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods aren't likely texting buddies, but if they were, Thursday night's electronic missive from Mickelson to the world No. 1 might go something like this: @ClaretJug13 to @TDub14Majors: Hey, sorry about the way your round finished today, slipping out of red numbers with that unfortunate double bogey. Don't worry, though. I know exactly how you...

Mickelson feeling complete after Open triumph

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer Phil Mickelson looks at himself differently these days. Sure, there's a bit of uncertainty in the grogginess of morning, when he wakes up wondering if that claret jug really belongs to him for a whole year. Then - yep - there it is, his name engraved on the silver chalice. For Lefty, it's all gravy from this point...

Golf's best rivalry still going strong

It has been said there are two kinds of players who putt well -- those with great putters, and those with great swings. In other words: Clashing styles with a shared result, excellence. Both categories help explain the career success of Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. Each is long off the tee. Each is an excellent putter, albeit Mickelson has been streakier. Both categories also...

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson Favorites for PGA Championship, But Several Other Challengers Lurk

The fourth and final PGA major of the season is upon us, giving Tiger Woods one final chance this year to fight for the 15th major title of his career. The 37-year-old has 4-1 odds of winning the PGA Championship, according to oddsmakers, but fans that like to back the veteran know to approach the last major of the 2013 season with caution. Woods was given good chances in the other...

Adam Scott, Jim Furyk Lead PGA Championship While Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson Struggle at Oak Hill

PITTSFORD, N.Y. — With every major, Adam Scott is making a convincing case that he isn’t satisfied with just a green jacket. Scott ran off five straight birdies early in his round at soft and vulnerable Oak Hill, and finished with a 15-foot par for a 5-under 65 that gave him a share of the lead Thursday with Jim Furyk in the PGA Championship. Scott finally became a major champion...

Tiger Woods at PGA Championship: ‘I’m still right there’

Tiger Woods shot a 1-over-par 71 Thursday at Oak Hill Country Club after he double-bogeyed the final hole. Woods, who trails clubhouse leader Jim Furyk by six shots, had just two birdies, failing to take advantage of the relatively good scoring conditions. “The round realistically could have been under par easily,” said 

5 best closing rounds in the PGA Championship

Even as golf embarks on the final major of the year at the PGA Championship, still fresh in the mind is the closing round Phil Mickelson put together at Muirfield to win the British Open. He birdied four of the last six holes for a 6-under 66, the best round of the day in demanding conditions. It matched the low round of the week and was 7.5 shots better than the average score that...

Tiger Woods: It’s been a ‘great year’ even if I don’t win PGA Championship

Tiger Woods, coming off a victory at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday, the 79th of his PGA Tour career, will now try to capture his 15th major title this week at Oak Hill Country Club.  He hasn’t won a major since the 2008 U.S. Open. Woods admits that winning his 15th major has been the hardest hurdle 
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