Poor putting — and a few bad decisions — cost Phil on Thursday

Phil Mickelson made four bogeys and no birdies on Thursday.
Al Tielemans/SI

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — By the time Phil Mickelson stood on the fifth green, his 14th hole of the day at the 110th U.S. Open at Pebble Beach on Thursday, the scoreboard said it all: "Michelson 4."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

his heroics from the pine straw at the Masters two months ago

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mickelson said: "It's a natural habit for me to kind of kick in my footprints for Bones [longtime caddie Jim Mackay] when he rakes."

 

 

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