Phil Mickelson is sharp in a lot of ways, but he's not Billy Casper, who seemed to be able to recall nearly every shot he ever hit. Or maybe he was such a great storyteller that he never let the details get in the way.
Henrik Stenson was baking in the hot sun of Baltusrol, chipping out of the thick grass in the short-game area until the bag of golf balls was nearly empty. One chip dropped into the cup on its last turn.
Rory McIlroy took stock of his game and the shots required at Baltusrol and reached a most logical conclusion Tuesday. He believes the PGA Championship will be his best chance this year to win a major.