An early triple bogey dashed any hopes of a Phil Mickelson miracle comeback on Saturday. Still, in contention or not, he pulled off one of the shots of the tournament in the rain at No. 8.
In full rain gear, Mickelson stepped up to his second shot at the uphill par-5 eighth hole holding driver. Yeah, driver. He hit a low banana cut cut up the hill, which bounded up the slope and ended up, well, pretty darn good. You should just watch the complete video below.
Masters 2018: Phil Mickelson | 8th Hole, Round 3 pic.twitter.com/j8NZqBWm2Y— Masters Highlights (@MastersMoments) April 7, 2018
Mickelson went on to shoot 74.