For the majority of his career, Phil Mickelson has been rated as one of the top golfers in the world.
Mickelson has often been in the No. 2 position behind Tiger Woods. Mickelson has regularly pursued Woods, but he has rarely bested his old rival.
However, Lefty is one of the most consistent players on the tour and he has been something of an artist with his wedge play. When it comes to hitting flop shots and landing them softly, Mickelson has often set the standard.
Overall, the 2012 season was a solid one for Mickelson. He finished eighth on the tour with slightly more than $2.3 million in earnings.
Here's a look at how the rest of Mickleson's season graded out.