101 Facts About Phil Mickelson

1. In 2008, Phil Mickelson won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial with a—14, one shot ahead of Tim Clark and Rod Pampling.

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2. In 2008, Phil Mickelson won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial with a—14, one shot ahead of Tim Clark and Rod Pampling.

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3. Phil Mickelson hits the first shot of the morning at the 10th tee box during the 2019 Waste Management Phoenix Open Annexus Pro-Am on Jan 30 at the TPC Scottsdale.

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4. Phil Mickelson grabbed a quick bite after his round and left the course without speaking to reporters Friday afternoon.

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5. Phil Mickelson has seen far better days here as a three-time champion.

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6. Phil Mickelson was 1-over for the week and 4-over for the day in Round 2 of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, and he needed a birdie at the last hole to have any chance of making the cut.

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7. Phil Mickelson told ESPN that he would be suspending his PGA Tour play indefinitely, but Amy urged him to go back soon after.

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8. In 2008, Phil Mickelson won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial with a—14, one shot ahead of Tim Clark and Rod Pampling.

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9. Phil Mickelson became an instant fan favorite at the Phoenix Open and has played every year except 1990.

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10. Phil Mickelson will be making his record 30th career Phoenix Open start, a run that began when he played at nearby Arizona State, where he won three NCAA championships.

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11. Phil Mickelson has a special relationship with the Phoenix Open, and not just because he's notched 11 top 10s and earned more money here than any other tournament.

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12. Phil Mickelson still considers his first Phoenix Open win, in 1996, one of his career highlights.

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13. Phil Mickelson bypassed the tour's qualifying process because of his 1991 win in Tucson, which earned him a two-year exemption.

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14. In 2008, Phil Mickelson won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial with a—14, one shot ahead of Tim Clark and Rod Pampling.

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15. At the event, Phil Mickelson decided to joke around with his new lady.

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16. Phil Mickelson has won the Masters three times, and he shot a 60 on his way to nearly winning the Desert Classic two weeks ago.

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17. Phil Mickelson is currently sitting on 104 rounds played at this event.

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18. Phil Mickelson is competing in a record 30th Phoenix Open, and if he makes the cut and plays all four rounds, he will pass Gene Littler for most rounds played at the WMPO.

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19. Phil Mickelson has just about done it all at the TPC Scottsdale.

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20. Phil Mickelson became the oldest winner of a WGC event, at age 47.

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21. Phil Mickelson defeated Thomas on the first extra hole of a sudden-death playoff with a par.

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22. Phil Mickelson birdied two of his last four holes and had a lengthy putt to win outright on the 72nd hole, but tied with Justin Thomas.

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23. Phil Mickelson stumbled with a final round 71, still earning a T-16 finish, for his sixth straight top-25 finish on tour.

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24. Phil Mickelson entered the final round with a two stroke lead, his first 54-hole lead since the 2013 US Open and was seeking to end a winless drought dating back 52 worldwide events to the 2013 Open Championship.

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25. Phil Mickelson failed to contend at the US Open at Pinehurst in his first bid to complete the career grand slam.

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26. Phil Mickelson shed tears on the 18th green after completing his round.

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27. Phil Mickelson made seven birdies in his first nine holes and needed a birdie on the 18th hole to equal the PGA Tour record of 59.

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28. Phil Mickelson tied with Tiger Woods, Zach Johnson, and five other players.

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29. Phil Mickelson fought to make the cut in the US Open, and finished T-65th.

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30. Phil Mickelson had held the lead or a share of it from day one until the back nine on Sunday when Bill Haas posted the clubhouse lead at seven under par.

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31. Phil Mickelson missed the cut at the Farmers Insurance Open after shooting rounds of 77 and 68.

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32. Phil Mickelson hit it to 4 feet and Watson won the tournament.

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33. Phil Mickelson went on to finish the championship T12, five shots behind winner Martin Kaymer.

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34. Phil Mickelson entered the final round four strokes off the lead, but shot a final round 65 to win the event by three strokes over Tiger Woods.

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35. Phil Mickelson shared the lead after an eagle at the 13th hole, but fell back with bogeys on 15 and 17; Lucas Glover captured the championship.

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36. Phil Mickelson ended the day tied with Brett Wetterich, two shots behind leader, Johnson Wagner.

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37. Phil Mickelson won his second green jacket after shooting a 3-under-par final round, winning by two strokes over runner-up Tim Clark.

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38. Phil Mickelson endured a great deal of ridicule and scrutiny from the press and fellow Ryder Cup members for his equipment change so close to the Ryder Cup matches.

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39. Phil Mickelson was then let out of his multi-year deal with Titleist 16 months early, and signed on with Callaway Golf, his current equipment sponsor.

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40. Phil Mickelson appeared as himself in a non-speaking role in the 1996 film Tin Cup, starring Kevin Costner.

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41. Phil Mickelson was born in San Diego, California, to parents Philip Mickelson and Mary Mickelson (nee Santos); he was raised there and in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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42. Phil Mickelson was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2012.

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43. Phil Mickelson has spent over 700 weeks in the top-10, has reached a career-high world ranking of No 2 several times and is a life member of the PGA Tour.

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44. Phil Mickelson has spent over 25 years consecutively in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking.

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45. Phil Mickelson has won every major except the US Open, where he has finished runner-up a record six times.

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46. Phil Mickelson tarnished his reputation on Shinnecock's 13th green in the US Open third round when he deliberately stopped his ball from rolling off the green.

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47. Phil Mickelson has won at least one official PGA Tour tournament in 21 different years.

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48. In 2012, Phil Mickelson was enshrined in the World Golf Hall of Fame.

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49. Phil Mickelson has won 41 times on the PGA Tour, seven times on the European Tour and six other tournaments worldwide.

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50. Phil Mickelson won the 2005 PGA Championship, then his second green jacket at the 2006 Masters.

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51. Phil Mickelson flies his own plane, designs golf courses, and has served as National Co-Chairman for the American Junior Golf Association.

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52. Phil Mickelson is the best left-handed golfer the sport has yet seen.

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53. Phil Mickelson has been previously sponsored by Titleist, Bearing Point and Ford.

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54. Phil Mickelson won for the first time in 2009 by defending his title at the Northern Trust Open at Riviera Country Club.

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55. In 2008, Phil Mickelson won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial with a—14, one shot ahead of Tim Clark and Rod Pampling.

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56. On September 3, 2007, Phil Mickelson won the Deutsche Bank Championship which is the second FedEx Cup playoff event.

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57. On May 13, 2007, Phil Mickelson came from a stroke back on the final round to shoot a three-under 69 to win The Players Championship with an 11-under-par 277.

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58. Phil Mickelson won his second Green Jacket after shooting a 3-under-par final round, winning by two strokes over his nearest rival, Tim Clark.

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59. Phil Mickelson attended Arizona State University in Tempe on a golf scholarship and graduated in 1992.

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60. Phil Mickelson was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in May 2012.

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61. Phil Mickelson has spent over 700 weeks in the top-10 of the Official World Golf Ranking, has reached a career-high world ranking of 2nd several times and has a lifetime exemption on the PGA Tour.

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62. Phil Mickelson is nicknamed "Lefty" for his left-handed swing, even though he is otherwise right-handed.

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63. Phil Mickelson graduated from the University of San Diego High School in 1988 and attended Arizona State University and majored in psychology.

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64. Phil Mickelson met Amy McBride in 1992 while they were each attending Arizona State University.

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65. Phil Mickelson says he's been preparing this offseason with the hopes to get bragging rights over Tiger Woods.

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66. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are set to battle on Friday in a made-for-PPV challenge.

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67. Phil Mickelson is among the most revered putters on the PGA Tour and was ranked 6th in terms of his prowess on the greens in 2016.

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68. Phil Mickelson sits ably among the pantheon of America's golfing greats.

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69. Phil Mickelson is ranked among the best 16 golf players in the history for he is the proud winner of three out of the four professional majors, being only eluded by the US Open.

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70. In 1990, while a junior in college, Phil Mickelson became the first left-hander to win the US Amateur title.

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71. Phil Mickelson graduated from the University of San Diego High School in 1988, and headed to Arizona State University to study psychology.

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72. Phil Mickelson began an amateur golfing career as a teen.

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73. Phil Mickelson has 38 top 10 finishes in majors, with Els right behind at 35.

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74. Phil Mickelson has made 87 major cuts, edging Els, who has gone 78 for 99.

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75. Phil Mickelson regularly works with Sean Cochran, his strength and conditioning coach, to keep himself in the right shape.

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76. Phil Mickelson went to the University of San Diego High School and graduated from the high school in 1988.

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77. Phil Mickelson is a professional golfer from San Diego, California, US Talking about the Official World Golf Ranking, he has remained in the top 10 spots for more than 700 weeks until now.

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78. Phil Mickelson has finished runner-up in the US Open a record six times.

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79. Phil Mickelson said on the 15th hole to Woods that "I'm trying to be more talkative but I'm not on this back nine.

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80. Phil Mickelson said to Woods after the match: "Just know I will never let you live that down.

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81. Phil Mickelson will have the support of his family as he tries to outplay Woods.

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82. Phil Mickelson will be facing Tiger Woods in a match worth $9 million in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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83. In 2012, Phil Mickelson sold his San Diego beach house for $2.7 million.

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84. Phil Mickelson owns another property located in Rancho Santa Fe.

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85. Phil Mickelson owns a few properties in the state of California and is believed to own at least one home in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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86. Phil Mickelson has won the Masters Tournament in 2004, 2006, and 2010.

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87. In 2016, Phil Mickelson earned approximately $52 million, according to The Richest.

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88. Phil Mickelson assures there will be "six-to-seven figure" side bets with Tiger Woods, starting with a $200,000 wager on first hole.

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89. Phil Mickelson wants to bet $100,000 on birdying the first hole vs Tiger.

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90. Phil Mickelson beat out Tiger Woods in their highly anticipated duel, dubbed "The Match", on Friday afternoon at Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas.

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91. Phil Mickelson was out practicing on Thanksgiving, getting ready for Friday.

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92. Phil Mickelson went 3-for-3 in winning closest to pins, totaling $600K.

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93. Phil Mickelson was one shot up through five holes in the face-off.

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94. Phil Mickelson confirmed to Woods that he would birdie the hole, before Woods had him double the bet.

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95. Phil Mickelson made the bet during a news conference between the golf legends on Tuesday at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas.

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96. Phil Mickelson made the bet during a news conference between the golf legends on Tuesday at Shadow Creek in.

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97. Phil Mickelson hits onto the fourth green during a golf match against Tiger Woods at Shadow Creek golf course, Friday, Nov 23, 2018, in Las Vegas.

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98. Phil Mickelson warms up on the putting green prior to The Match: Tiger vs Phil at Shadow Creek Golf Course on November 23, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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99. Phil Mickelson warms up on the range prior to The Match: Tiger vs Phil at Shadow Creek Golf Course on November 23, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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100. Phil Mickelson hits off the second fairway during a golf match against Tiger Woods at Shadow Creek golf course, Friday, Nov 23, 2018, in Las Vegas.

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101. Phil Mickelson plays a shot on the fourth hole during The Match: Tiger vs Phil at Shadow Creek Golf Course on November 23, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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