Ross Kinnaird

2013 U.S. Open: Phil Mickelson, Billy Horschel share lead at Merion

Merion's East Course punished a field of 156 players on Friday, leaving just two -- Phil Mickelson and Billy Horschel -- in red numbers and sharing the lead at 1-under.

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Tiger plays coy about his elbow injury

Tiger’s in the hunt, but will a nagging elbow injury slow him down?

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Another 2-round march set for Merion on Saturday

The USGA will send the players out bright and early again on Saturday morning, hoping to catch up and make the cut well before noon.

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Phil, Horschel share clubhouse lead

The East Course at Merion was the story on Friday, punishing a field that's left with just two players under par.

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Cut line projected at 8-over

Bubba Watson will be among the players watching the cut line on Saturday morning, when the second round concludes.

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Mickelson drops out of lead

Back-to-back bogeys dropped Phil Mickelson from the lead to a tie for fourth place.

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Bombers put on clock at U.S. Open

Bubba and his big-hitting buddies, DJ and Nicolas, received a slow-play warning at USGA’s flagship event.

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Mickelson remains at 2-under

A lot of big names are struggling in the second round, but Phil Mickelson has remained steady and still leads by a stroke.

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Friday Merion massacre pushes cut line higher

It's a massacre at Merion, with the cut line creeping upward by the hour.

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Dufner's ball, club go swimming

The U.S. Open is even getting to Jason Dufner.

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Mickelson leads by 1

Despite an opening bogey, Phil Mickelson is still leading the U.S. Open and is one of three players under par.

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Groundhogs out of control at Merion

Phil Mickelson, please hold.

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Mickelson drops a shot, still leads

Par is quickly becoming a very good score at the U.S. Open as the course is playing more than five strokes over par on Friday.

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Merion is winning

What about all those low numbers on the little Philly course?

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Woods 3-over through 2 rounds

It was an up and down second round for Tiger Woods on Friday, but he finished right where he started, at 3-over for the tournament.

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Lefty's lead holds up, set for Round 2

After an extended wait between rounds, Phil Mickelson hits a Merion course that has severely toughened up and swatted away any challengers to his 3-under lead.

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Why do we cheer for Tiger?

As Tiger Woods battles injury in the 2013 U.S. Open, The Daily Win tries to figure out why sports fans still cheer for Woods to eclipse Jack Nicklaus. Also: better things to yell than "Get in the hole!"

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Trolled by a Merion metal flagstick

Tracking...tracking...tracking...doink.

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Tiger now safely inside projected cut line

With only two players in red numbers, there are a few golfers who can leave the Philadelphia area on Friday as soon as they walk off the course.

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Woods making a move, others struggling

After struggling early in the round, Tiger Woods is making a run and is under par in his second round.

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Donald drops out of the lead, Woods struggling

The morning groups are beginning to make the turn at the U.S. Open as they attempt to navigate through challenging conditions.

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Caddies now doing the LeBron powder toss

Stressed out at on a brutal Friday at the U.S. Open.

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Woods still 3-over

Tiger Woods is yet to make up any ground on the leaders and is still dangerously close to the cut line.

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Tiger lapsing back into bad putting habits?

Tiger Woods may want to seek out Steve Stricker for a brief tutorial with the short stick.

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Geoff Ogilvy handing out souvenirs

Sitting in the U.S. Open crowd? You better not take your eye off the ball.

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Luke Donald, Rory making early 2nd round moves

On his second loop through, Luke Donald is back where he started on Friday morning -- with a one-shot lead heading into the toughest stretch of Merion's East Course.

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Tiger feels the misery and 'pain'

Tiger Woods admits he hurt his elbow during Thursday’s abbreviated first round and he had all he could handle with Merion Golf Club.

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They're playing bocce ball at the U.S. Open

It's getting ugly at Merion.

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Tiger, Rory six shots back of Phil

Only five players are in red figures as Merion's East Course dries out and batters the U.S. Open field, including the top-three players in the world.

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Adam Scott, Phil Mickelson bumped to favorites

Tiger Woods began the day as the favorite to win, but a rough first round has dropped him in Vegas.

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Can Tiger win his 15th major with one arm?

Tiger Woods got off to a shaky start at rainy Merion Golf Club.

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Could rain impact day 2 of the US Open?

Little drier for day two of the U.S. Open but the threat of isolated showers and storms remain. Look at your complete US Open golf weather forecast.

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Tee times for Friday's restart and 2nd round

It will be another long day at Merion, where the first round will resume bright and early and the second round will go until darkness before it's likely called before completion.

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TV schedule for a long Friday at Merion

There is a lot of golf to be played on Friday at Merion and unlike the Masters, viewers will be able to watch most of it live.

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How to watch the 2nd round online

It's going to be a busy day at Merion Golf Club on Friday and viewers will be able to watch some of the action online and on their mobile devices.

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Mickelson the clubhouse leader on day 1

With only half the field done with 18, it's Phil Mickelson who holds the clubhouse lead at Merion.

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