I’m not at Merion today, but catch up with the Pocono Record’s third-round coverage of the U.S. Open. Phil Mickelson holds a one-shot lead over three players, looking to win his first U.S. Open after a record five runner-up finishes. Jason Day is back in contention, just three strokes behind Mickelson.
Now that the second round of the U.S. Open is finally over, take a look back at a brutal Friday that saw Phil Mickelson and Billy Horschel as the only players still under par and the struggle Chris Williams, the world’s top amateur, faced at Merion. If you want to look back to Thursday’s play [...]
In case you missed the Pocono Record’s U.S. Open coverage, Phil Mickelson finished with the best score Thursday and most fans at Merion were behind Sergio Garcia, who fought back to save his opening round after an awful start.
Play at the U.S. Open, which was stopped at 8:36 a.m., will resume at 12:10 p.m. That means all tee times, including the 1:11 p.m. group of Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott, will be pushed back 3 hours and 34 minutes. And with more severe weather expected in the afternoon it’s unlikely those [...]