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Phil Mickelson Apologizes for U.S. Open Fiasco

Discussion in 'Golf News' started by Dogfish Head, Jun 20, 2018.

  1. Dogfish Head

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    PHIL MICKELSON HAS COME TO HIS SENSES.

    He sent this statement via text to a few reporters earlier today:
    I know this should've come sooner, but it's taken me a few days to calm down. My anger and frustration got the best of me last weekend. I'm embarrassed and disappointed by my actions. It was clearly not my finest moment and I'm sorry.
    I'm mostly a Mickelson fan, but his supreme confidence in himself and unapologetic takes cross the line at times. They strike me as arrogant. His behavior on the 13th green and explanation during the third round of the U.S. Open were Phil at his worst. He did something stupid in the heat of the moment. And then he dug in afterward, justifying his actions.

    It was a really bad look.


    Sure, the USGA got the setup wrong on Saturday, but it's cowardly to blame them.

    Golf is a humbling game. It certainly humbled the best golfers in the world at Shinnecock Hills. Judging from his apology, perhaps Phil is a bit more humble. I hope so.
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