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Mickelson storms home for six-stroke Phoenix lead

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Phil Mickelson birdied the last four holes to fire a seven-under 64, grabbing a six-stroke lead at the Phoenix Open with the second-lowest 54-hole score in US PGA Tour history. 

Phil Mickelson autographs a hat for a fan after the third round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale in Arizona, on February 2, 2013. Mickelson birdied the last four holes to fire a seven-under 64, grabbing a six-stroke lead with the second-lowest 54-hole score in US PGA Tour history.

Mickelson, who flirted with a 59 before settling for a first-round 60 and carded a second-round 65 that was marred by a double bogey at 18, had no late lapse in Saturday's third round of the $6.2 million event.

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