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Phil Mickelson withdraws from Texas Open because of injury [Updated]
Phil Mickelson withdraws from Texas Open because of injury [Updated]

Phil Mickelson has become the latest golf star to withdraw from a tournament due to injury, leaving the Valero Texas Open on Saturday during the third round of play because of a pulled muscle. Mickelson, who birdied his final hole on Friday to make the cut, exited after 10 holes at TPC San Antonio. He was two over par for the round and five over for the tournament, well off the pace of leader Steven Bowditch, who held a three-shot lead at 12 under after the third round. The PGA Tour broke the news via Twitter that Mickelson was done for the day. Mickelson later released a statement saying he sustained the injury teeing off at No. 1, which was his 10th hole of the day. Phil...

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