Last week the golf world turned to TMZ like reporting when we saw everyone was buzzing with baby fever and the whereabouts of Paulina Gretzky and I guess Dustin Johnson too. When the dust settled we saw that Brandt Snedeker is showing he's returned to form we last saw in February. And for Canadian's we'll just have to wait another year for a Canuck to win our open.
Firestone Country Club
Par: 70 Length: 7,400
Architect: Robert Trent Jones Sr.
Purse: 8,750,000 (1st- 1.4 mil.)
WGC Bridgestone Invitational yet another event Tiger seems to own having won here seven times and if you wondering how made other events he's won 7 times our friends over at Golf Channel have that covered for you. Just how comfortable is Tiger Woods in Akron, Ohio he's won more money here (9.36 million) than any other tour stop, he's even won here in the dark:
2012 Keegan Bradley (-13)
2011 Adam Scott (-17)
2010 Hunter Mahan (-12)
2009 Tiger Woods (-12)
2008 Vijay Singh (-10)
Yahoo Fantasy Picks:
-» Starters A-list: Bill Haas B-list: Matt Kuchar B-list: Zach Johnson C-list: Adam Scott
Bench A-list: Tiger Woods B-list: Steve Stricker B-list: Keegan Bradley C-list: Lee Westwood
And I'll leave you with this thought last year Rory McIlroy was struggling with his swing and everyone thought he had lost his game. He would finish T-5 at Firestone and then run away with the PGA championship and won two of the FedEx Cup playoff events. This year we find Rory lost yet again are you betting against him??