Course: Bethpage State Park (Black), 7432 Yards, Par-70
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Defending Champion: Brooks Koepka
Notes: First PGA Championship ever held in May — Tiger Woods goes for 16th major — Jordan Spieth looks to complete career grand slam — Brooks Koepka tries to win fourth major in last two years — Bethpage Black will host 2024 Ryder Cup

Narrowing Down the Field

Started with Full field of 156 Players

After eliminating Club pros & guys with little to no pedigree
Down to 85 Players

Removed players with Negative Strokes Gained through last five events
Down to 73 players

After Stats Rankings (SG: Approach, SG: Off-the-Tee, Prox 75-100 Yards, Par-4’s 450-500, SG: Ballstriking)
Removed those ranked over 100
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Down to 67 Players

After Marquee Events (Last Two Masters, US Opens, Open Championships, PGA’s & Players Championships)
Down to 34 Players with a chance to win

Spreadsheet

Overall Most Likely to Win
6 – Tiger Woods
5 – Matt Kuchar
4 – Rickie Fowler
3 – Dustin Johnson
2 – Rory McIlroy
1 – Brooks Koepka

Top-3 Current Form
1) Matt Kuchar, 2) Rickie Fowler, 3) Scott Piercy

Top-3 Form in Recent Big Events
1) Brooks Koepka, 2) Rickie Fowler, 3) Tommy Fleetwood

Top-5 Darkhorses
1)Charley Hoffman, 2) Scott Piercy, 3) Si Woo Kim, 4) Ryan Palmer, 5)Max Homa

MY BETS

To Win Outright
Brooks Koepka at +1100
Look for improved Live Odds during tournament for: Tiger Woods (Currently +1000), Rickie Fowler (+2200) & Jon Rahm (+2000)

To Place Top-Ten
Tony Finau +400, Patrick Cantlay +450, Matt Kuchar +450

Matchups
Cantlay v Garcia -110
Finau vs DeChambeau -110
Reed v Mickelson -110
Matsuyama v Spieth -120

Year-to-Date
My-Five: Four Wins, 15 Top-Threes, 19/75 Top-Tens (15 events)
Matchups: 28-11-4 (65% Win Rate)

Last Week (AT&T Byron Nelson)
My-Five: 4th, 43rd, 20th, 23rd, 59th
Matchups: 3-0

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