14 Jun '13, 12am

Mickelson cruises on day one, while Merion proved to be more than many players could handle

ARDMORE, Pa. -- Is this the most Phil thing ever, or what? Luke Donald may be leading this weather-compromised U.S. Open, but the irrepressible Mickelson was the talk of the town on Thursday. At a tournament that has dealt him nothing but heartbreak, Phil the Thrill has found a new formula for U.S. Open success: heavy eyelids. Golf's most dedicated dad blew into Philly at 3:30 a.m. Thursday morning, less than four hours ahead of his tee time and fresh from a commando trip to California for his daughter Amanda's 8th grade graduation ceremony. This kind of over-the-top parenting would not impress Mr. Incredible, who once kvetched, "It is not a graduation. He will be moving from the 4th grade to the 5th grade. It's psychotic! They keep inventing new ways to celebrate mediocrity, but when someone is genuinely exceptional ..." But Mickelson seemed energized by his non-tradition...

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