Watson and Yang set the pace in Phoenix

Updated: January 31, 2014


Former Masters champion Bubba Watson and 2009 PGA Champion Y.E. Yang both opened with 7-under 64s to share the lead in Phoenix at the Waste Management.

Harris English, Kevin Stadler, William McGirt, Matt Jones, Chris Kirk, Pat Perez and Greg Chalmers all sit a shot further adrift while Hunter Mahan, Keegan Bradley, Ryan Moore, Tommy Gainey, Jason Kokrak, Brendon de Jonge, Brendan Steele and Hideki Matsuyama were tied for 10th at 5-under 66.

Defending champion Phil Mickelson opened with an even par 71.