Category: Golf

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One swing, $50,000 – a nice racket if you can find it

By The Rex Factor Daniel Berger won the St. Jude’s Classic last month for his first win on the PGA Tour in his third season. He finished a respectable tied-for-37th at the U.S. Open at Oakmont the next week and pocketed $46,170 for his efforts there. On Thursday, Berger teed it up on the first […]

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U.S. Open – Who I’m playing to win and in matchups

By The Rex Factor In 2007, the last time the U.S. Open was played at Oakmont Country Club just outside of Pittsburgh, there were a total of EIGHT rounds played under par-70 for the week. Angel Cabrera’s winning score of 5-over par was one better than Tiger Woods and Jim Furyk. The course looks different […]

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PGA Betting: 2016 The Players Championship Picks

By Scott The Players Championship is this weekend at TPC Sawgrass in Florida. Nearly all of the world’s best golfers will be competing this week and they’ll all be gunning for the $1.8 million first place payout. This week Rory McIlroy is favored to win the tournament, but Jordan Spieth isn’t far behind in the […]

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PGA Betting: 2016 Wells Fargo Picks and Betting Lines

By Scott This week we’re heading to the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina. Some of the world’s best are back in action this week and Rory McIlroy leads the pack as a huge golf betting favorite. At this course you need to definitely be able to hit the golf ball far. Driving distance […]

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PGA Betting: 2016 Zurich Classic Odds & Picks

By Scott The Zurich Classic of New Orleans will be played at TPC Louisiana in Avondale. The par 72, 7,425 yard golf course is intimidating to the average golfer because of the vast bunkers and water hazards, but the pros find it easy. How easy? The stroke index last year was 69.95, well under par. […]

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PGA Betting: 2016 Texas Open Predictions

By Scott Branden Grace won the RBC Heritage. I didn’t tip him, but Luke Donald came through in the E/W market. That’s two profitable weeks in a row. Let’s try to continue the run of good form. There aren’t many stars coming out to San Antonio, Texas this week. The event will be played at […]

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PGA Betting: 2016 RBC Heritage Odds & Picks

By Scott It looked like Jordan Spieth was going to win the Masters, but a quadruple bogey erased those hopes. Danny Willett surprised us all by winning the most prestigious golf tournament in the world. A lot of the big names are heading to the Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head, South Carolina this […]

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Fun to Watch Pros Reduced to Semi-Hacks at Augusta

By The Rex Factor Call it an odd fascination with rooting for failure – the same type that I am so familiar with on the golf course – but it was entertaining in a way to watch some of the best golfers on the planet throw up gargantuan numbers on nearly every hole on Friday […]

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How to Bet the Masters in 2016

By The Rex Factor The Masters is one of the most enjoyable events to bet on the golf calendar every season. Despite the disturbing lack of national television coverage until mid-afternoon on all four days, you still can keep track of the action with some featured groups online in addition to all of the action […]

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Preview: Masters 2016

By The Rex Factor Every year we marvel at how the game of golf is changing. Constant evolution, with up-and-comers you’ve not heard of to established veterans who are struggling to stay on the main stage; from the sheer power the players produce now to the variety of courses that are played (a new course […]