Lefty, Tiger Return to Torrey Pines

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    Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will play at Torrey Pines next week.

    Tom Wilson, Executive Director of the Farmers Insurance Open scheduled for Jan. 24 – 30 at Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, appeared on NBCSanDiego News in the Morning Wednesday and confirmed Mickelson will play.

    Then, just before 8 a.m., Woods sent a post via Twitter announcing he's ready for game time. ESPN reported Woods will start the year in San Diego for the open.

    The tournament features $5.8 million in prize money including a first place award of more than $1 million.

    In the last 10 years, Woods finished first five times in the annual tournament at Torrey Pines. Mickelson took home the trophy twice.

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    The third stop of the West Coast Swing on the PGA tour is the Buick Invitational, which starts a week from Thursday at Torrey Pines, where the recovery from hosting the U.S. Open has been amazing.

    For more information on dates, times and ticket prices, visit the event website.