Two-time champ Mickelson commits to Travelers

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Phil Mickelson has committed to play in the Travelers Championship, returning to Connecticut's PGA Tour stop for the first time in 16 years.

Mickelson, 46, who is currently ranked No. 23, won what was then named the Greater Hartford Open in 2001 and 2002.

The three-time Masters champion joins a Travelers Championship field that has 12 other top-25 ranked golfers, including Brooks Koepka, Justin Thomas and defending champion Bubba Watson.

The Travelers Championship will be held June 17-23 at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell.