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Blixt Looking to Complete Historic Comeback View More
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Blixt Looking to Complete Historic Comeback

Perhaps Jonas Blixt already has done the hard work. Blixt shot 77 in the first round of the Farmers Insurance Open but after a pair of 66s, he will start what is expected to be a rugged, rainy and windy Sunday just two strokes behind leaders Scott Brown and KJ…

Biggest Names Head Home Early In San Diego View More
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Biggest Names Head Home Early In San Diego

The three biggest names in the Farmers Insurance Open had something in common at Torrey Pines Friday. They all missed the cut. Jason Day couldn’t beat the lingering effects of an illness that laid him out for nearly a week. Rickie Fowler couldn’t make any putts. And Phil Mickelson, he…

Day, Fowler Struggle at Torrey Pines View More
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Day, Fowler Struggle at Torrey Pines

For Jason Day and Rickie Fowler, there was nothing pretty about Thursday at Torrey Pines except the weather. It was gorgeous along the bluffs that bump up against the Pacific Ocean with temperatures in the mid-60s, the wind just a whisper and hardly a cloud to be found, conditions that…

Mickelson Displeased by Ruffels Comments View More
Teenage Australian pro Ryan Ruffels irked Phil Mickelson with his comments about wagering.

Mickelson Displeased by Ruffels Comments

Before 17-year old Australian Ryan Ruffels hits his first professional tee shot Thursday at the Farmers Insurance Open, 45-year old Phil Mickelson already has given him some strong advice. Be careful what you say, especially if it involves a money match against a Hall of Famer. Mickelson and Ruffels played…

Five Players to Watch: Farmers Insurance Open View More
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Five Players to Watch: Farmers Insurance Open

It’s the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines this week, where we can count on a few things. Among them: There won’t be as many birdies as there were at the CareerBuilder Challenge last week; we’ll get plenty of glamour shots along the cliffs that border the Pacific Ocean; and there’s always…

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The Ever Mysterious Pain In The Back

DALTON, GEORGIA | He swore he felt fine. But that didn’t slow the avalanche of scrutiny. After withdrawing from the Farmers Insurance Open with a bad back, Phil Mickelson didn’t commit to defend his title at the Waste Management Phoenix Open until late Wednesday afternoon, and only then after he’d…