Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 3/12/13

ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 26: Steve Stricker hits his tee shot on the eighth hole during the third round of THE TOUR Championship presented by Coca-Cola, the final event of the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedEx Cup, at East Lake Golf Club on September 26, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer Steve Stricker is in semi-retirement from the PGA Tour, though it sure doesn't feel that way to him. Consider the 48 hours since his runner-up finish at Doral. Stricker had to film an Avis commercial in Los Angeles the next day. When he booked his travel plans, he wasn't aware the final round would end an hour later because of Daylight Savings Time, so he missed his flight. Phil Mickelson offered him a ride on his plane to San Diego, and Stricker took a charter up the coast. He finally got home to Wisconsin at 2 a.m. Tuesday, and then woke up to take his daughters to school before heading off to a meeting with his foundation until the girls got out of school. He chuckled when talking about a text from caddie Jimmy Johnson that said, ''What are you up to?'' ''I feel like I'm busier now than when I played a regular schedule,'' Stricker said. ''But it's all good. I'm doing a lot of things around home with the family, and with w...
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