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Leaderboard: Mickelson going low at Pebble

With a 29 on the front side of Monterey Peninsula and an eagle on No. 10, Phil Mickelson is fighting for the Friday lead at the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.

SVP's brief encounter with Bill Murray at Pebble Beach (2:30)
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Michael the man to catch at Tshwane Open

South Africa's Anthony Michael set a testing clubhouse target on day two of the Tshwane Open as compatriot Justin Harding reinvigorated his title chances with a hole-in-one.

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Love gets head start on knowing Ryder Cup team

U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III said his first "team meeting" would be in two weeks at the Honda Classic for at least 20 players, maybe twice that many, depending on who is playing.

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European Tour hails pace of play policy

Chief executive Keith Pelley has hailed the European Tour's new pace of play policy a success after rounds during the recent 'Desert Swing' were completed up to 19 minutes quicker.

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Munoz wins hometown Web.com Club Colombia

Sebastian Munoz won his hometown Club Colombia Championship on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour victory by two-putting for birdie on the final hole to secure a 1-stroke victory.

Matsuyama beats Fowler on 4th playoff hole (1:52)
Matsuyama hoping win propels confidence (1:20)
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Willett eyes Ryder Cup, Olympics after Dubai win

Danny Willett set his sights on a place in the Olympics and Ryder Cup after holding his nerve to win the Dubai Desert Classic and take a massive step towards a place in the world's top 10.

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Toledo overcomes Andrade in Allianz playoff

Esteban Toledo continued his playoff success Sunday, beating Billy Andrade on the third extra hole to win the Allianz Championship on a cold, windy day at Broken Sound Club.

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Watson takes mulligan, apologizes for tough talk

Bubba Watson's distaste for TPC Scottsdale remains, but he admitted Friday he misspoke when he said he was only playing the Phoenix Open because three of his sponsors "love it here."

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Jang's late birdie leads to 1st LPGA Tour title

Ha Na Jang won her first LPGA Tour title Saturday by making a late birdie to take the lead and closing with an even-par 72 for a two-shot victory over Canadian teen Brooke Henderson.

Panthers fan Varner III does some dabbing (1:37)
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Westwood to put divorce distractions behind him

Lee Westwood had a poor 2015 and has started badly at the Dubai Desert Classic but is determined to put aside divorce distractions and enjoy his golf.

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Hiroshi Iwata leads at Pebble. Claim to fame: Owns lowest score (with 26 others) in major championship history. Shot 63 at last year's PGA.

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First bogey of the day for Phil Mickelson. Comes at the par-5 12th hole. Well, at least the nearby waves are still pretty.

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Phil Mickelson just hit a shot 6 feet. But in fairness, it was completely under a bush and that's all he was trying to do.

Jason Sobel Senior Writer 

Phil Mickelson has made 529 previous PGA Tour starts entering this week, with a best single-round score of 60. If he plays the final seven holes at Monterey Peninsula CC in 5-under today, he'll beat it. That's right -- Lefty is going low. So low that the magical number of 59 could be in play if he stays hot down the stretch. There have only been six prior scores of 59 in PGA Tour history.

Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

In 529 previous PGA Tour starts, Phil Mickelson's best score is 60. Needs to play his last eight holes in 5-under to beat that. Just sayin'.

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Phil Mickelson tied for the lead at Pebble. Looking for his fourth win here. Would put him one behind Mark O'Meara for the all-time lead.

Jason Sobel Senior Writer 

Following his opening-round 4-under 68 at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am yesterday, Phil Mickelson called himself "an idiot" for switching drivers before the round. Wonder what he'll call himself today, as he's already birdied four of his first five holes at Monterey Peninsula CC, moving him into early possession of solo third place on the leaderboard.

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Yesterday: Phil Mickelson shoots 68, calls himself an idiot. Today: Phil Mickelson birdies 3 of first 4, moves into third place.

Michael Collins Senior Writer 

Caddies DO NOT want money from the golfers. The PGA Tour proudly announces giving away over $1 BILLION to charity since 2005 ($2.14 billion total). In 2014, using $4 million for a caddie benefits fund, charities would have received $136.5 million. Instead-Caddies $0 Charities $140.5 million http://together.pgatour.com/stories/2015/march/pga-tour-reaches-record-charity.html

Jason Sobel Senior Writer 

The eyes of the golf world will be fixed upon Monterey Peninsula CC today. The most underrated course in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am three-course rotation, MPCC will his the star-studded side of the draw today, with big names from both the pro and am list competing on the course. That includes both Jordan Spieth and Phil Mickelson, who opened with scores of 71 and 68, respectively.

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Chez Reavie was obviously pretty nervous after sleeping on the lead. Just holed out for eagle on his second hole -- the 11th at Pebble. NBD.

Michael Collins Senior Writer 

Don't YAWN! Coffee and #AskESPNCaddie on Twitter is how to start your work day. Use the hashtag and ask me a question. GO!!