The good thing about cardboard cutouts: At least you don't have to worry about them spitting on a player, or dumping a box of popcorn on his head, or breaking into a brawl that leaves a toddler in tears.
Phil Mickelson kept hearing congratulatory words as he made his way around Colonial, and there was a huge roar from the crowd when the PGA Championship winner made a long putt to finish his round. Jordan Spieth kept making birdies in the same group.
Phil Mickelson allowed himself to get distracted for a couple of days after his victory at the PGA Championship, taking some time to relish the historic achievement of becoming the oldest player to win a major.
After teaming with his playing partner to shoot 67 on a cloudy afternoon, Joe Greiner praised the golf course he spent five hours traversing. He loved the setting, loved the variety and was especially complimentary of the greens.
Mike Weir and John Daly were tied until Daly made a double bogey on No. 18 with a shot into water and finished with a 69. Daly tied for second with David Toms and Tim Petrovic, who each closed with a 71.
Hannah Green, winner of the 2019 Women's PGA Championship at Hazeltine National, needed only to par the final two holes to win. Instead she three-putted each for bogey and a 69, leaving her a stroke off Hyo Joo Kim's 271 total.