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Danny Lee takes Phoenix Open lead in front of record crowd

Danny Lee knew there was a huge crowd Saturday at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. He still was amazed when told just how many people packed TPC Scottsdale's Stadium Course.

"Two-hundred thousand?" Lee asked, making sure he heard right.

Actually, an estimated 201,003 — the largest crowd in golf history.

"Wow! This is crazy," Lee said.

Lee had some pretty good numbers of his own on a sunny, warm afternoon at golf's biggest party, shooting a 4-under 67 to move three strokes ahead of friend Rickie Fowler and Hideki Matsuyama with one round left.

"Taking slow breath out there really helps," Lee said about the wild...

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