Phil

Phil Mickelson Loses His Cool, Putts Moving Ball on 13

Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on email

When it comes to Phil Mickelson, nothing he does on a golf course should ever really suprise us. After all, they don’t call him Phil “The Thrill” for nothing.

However, what we witnessed on Saturday at the U.S. Open, even for Phil.

For those that missed it, or just still can’t belive it and want to re-live it, Phil was sitting at 10-over for the tournament and putting for bogey on the 13th hole. His bogey putt didn’t even sniff the hole, moving well past the hole and possibly even going off the green. Then, this happened:

 

Yes, that is Phil Mickelson, PGA Tour pro, chasing after a moving ball on the green like a young child might and hitting it back towards the hole while it was still moving.

That move is clearly against the rules of golf, violating  Rule 14-5: Playing of a Moving Ball. Phil went on to make a 10 on the hole after getting hit with a 2 stroke penalty. The better question though was, what on earth was Phil thinking???

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Catch Dan weekly on ESPN Radio Lexington on Sundays around 8:40 AM Eastern.

How to whitelist website on AdBlocker?

How to whitelist website on AdBlocker?

  1. 1 Click on the AdBlock Plus icon on the top right corner of your browser
  2. 2 Click on "Enabled on this site" from the AdBlock Plus option
  3. 3 Refresh the page and start browsing the site