Course: TPC Boston
Location: Norton, MA
Par: 71
Yardage: 7342 Yards
Cut: Top 65 & Ties after 36 Holes
Field: 124 Players
Playoff Format: Field trims from 125 to 70
Defending Champ: Patrick Reed

The Tour’s top players are gathered in Massachusetts this week for the first-leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs, where 125 players will battle for only 70 spots in next week’s field. TPC Boston will play host to The Northern Trust, a course we’ve seen both on the PGA Tour, and in video games like Tiger Woods PGA Tour. Suffice to say, golf fans should be plenty familiar with the course this week.
Speaking of Tiger Woods, he returns to action this week at #49 in the FedEx Cup standings, a long way behind leaders Justin Thomas, Collin Morikawa and Webb Simpson. As mentioned, the field will be trimmed to 70 for next week’s BMW Championship, and then 30 for the following week’s Tour Championship at East Lake in Atlanta. Brooks Koepka has withdrawn from the event due to injury and his playoffs are essentially finished. Look for Brooks to return to action at Winged Foot in mid-September for the U.S. Open.

(A collection of data used to predict the most likely outcomes for each weeks event)

My Top 5 This Week (+ Odds to Win)
1 – Jon Rahm (+1400)
2 – Jason Day (+2500)
3 – Justin Thomas (+1200)
4 – Patrick Cantlay (+3000)
5 – Patrick Reed (+2800)

My Top-5 Last Week
2nd, 3rd, 3rd, 9th, 23rd (So close with Billy Horschel, ugh)
FIVE outright wins in 16 events

Matchups This Week
– None –
Match-ups Year-to-Date: 32-22 (59% Win Rate)

(Trimmed down roster of players I would recommend rostering at each price point)

Elite Value     –   DK Price
Colin Morikawa – 10200
Jon Rahm –           10000

High-End Value
Jason Day –          9300
Patrick Reed –      9000

Second-Tier Value
Hideki Matsuyama – 8600
Tony Finau –             8800

Mid-Level Value
Scottie Scheffler – 8100
Harris English –    7600

Darkhorse Value
Sam Burns –         6900
Cameron Davis –  6300

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