WATCH: Phil Mickelson Hits Moving Ball At US Open

Lefty had a truly bizarre moment during round 3

phil mickelson hits moving ball at us open

Lefty had a truly bizarre moment during round 3 of the US Open

WATCH: Phil Mickelson Hits Moving Ball At US Open

Phil Mickelson had a truly bizarre moment at the US Open during round three, hitting a moving ball on the 13th green after it was rolling off down a hill.

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His score for the hole initially went down as an 8, although has since been changed to a 10.

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Mickelson was given a two stroke penalty for breaching Rule 14-5 for hitting a moving ball.

He took four to get to the green and made four putts, plus the two additional strokes.

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Mickelson was made aware of his rule breach during play.

That dropped him to +16 for the tournament and +10 for the round.

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