Mickelson finishes with double, but shoots 65
Phil Mickelson made a mess of his final hole in the second round of the Phoenix Open, costing him another shot at history.
A day after his putt for a 59 curled 180 degrees and stayed out, Lefty missed a chance to break the PGA Tour's 36-hole scoring record yesterday, but finished with a double bogey.
"You always remember kind of the last hole, the last putt," Mickelson said. "But I think it's very possible that's going to help me because it's got me refocused, that I cannot ease up on a single shot."
Mickelson followed his opening 60 with a 65 to reach 17- under-par 125. The double bogey left him four strokes ahead of Bill Haas and five in front of Keegan Bradley and Brandt Snedeker. Haas shot 64, Bradley 63 and Snedeker 66. -- AP