| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Phil Mickelson set the early pace with an eight-under-par 63 at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday in Norton, Mass., then Brian Davis tied him for the first-round lead by equaling that total in the afternoon.
Also marching up the leaderboard in...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 4:53 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — Phil Mickelson's victory Sunday in the British Open falls easily into the category of nobody-saw-that-one-coming.
That he can play great golf is unquestioned. He had won four major titles and was in the mix until the end of the...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 1:33 PM
GULLANE, Scotland — Lee Westwood is positioned to win the first major title of his career.
Boy, does that sound familiar.
Long considered one of the best players without a signature win on his resume, the Englishman curled in a 60-foot eagle...
| Jul 21, 2013
GULLANE, Scotland — You could argue that Fred Couples found what Ponce de Leon couldn't. He is 53, still hitting it a mile and still in the occasional mix at major golf tournaments.
Mr. Fountain of Youth shot two-over 73 in the British Open on...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:09 AM
GULLANE, Scotland — The stretching routine that Miguel Angel Jimenez goes through before each round may look a bit ridiculous.
It's sure working out, though.
The fun-loving Spaniard, again showing how much experience matters at golf's oldest...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Seems the recent PGA Championship left some golfers in a tetchy mood.
While Ian Poulter suggested using Tasers on vociferous fans, fellow UK player Lee Westwood went on a three-hour Twitter rant against the "trolls" who criticized his play.
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The uphill putt just didn’t have enough steam, stopping a foot short of the cup.
That’s how close Jason Dufner came to setting the record for the lowest round ever in a major golf tournament. Missing birdie at No. 18 was a rare...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. offer their predictions as to who will win this week's British Open. Feel free to join the conversation by leaving a comment of your own.
Bill Dwyre, Los Angeles Times
Brandt Snedeker will win the British Open for...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Get ready for the new rage in sports.
Got a big game coming up? A national championship? An international competition?
A few days beforehand, jump on a plane and fly cross-country. Wait awhile, then fly back. That’s what Phil Mickelson did,...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:05 PM
Phil Mickelson, who has struggled mightily at times this year, heads a big-name field with some star power on the leaderboard in the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow.
Mickelson sank a 40-foot birdie putt at No. 9 during a round of five-under-par...
| May 5, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Phil Mickelson fell out of contention Sunday when he gave up a one-stroke lead with bogeys on two of the final three holes at Quail Hollow in the Wells Fargo Championship, which was won by rookie Derek Ernst in a playoff against David Lynn.