PGA Travelers Championship Picks
CROMWELL, CT (ATS Consultants) - The PGA Tourmoves to Cromwell, CT for the PGA Travelers Championship, a week after the U.S. Open. This tournament is played at the TPC River Highlands.
Some of the top names are here including last week's winner, Justin Rose and Hunter Mahan, who finished fourth last week. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Mahan and Rose are both favored at 14/1, respectively, while Lee Westwood is 16/1.
Dufner needed a win last week at the U.S. Open and on Sunday, through 14 holes, he was near made an incredible comeback before making a triple bogey at 15. He tied for fourth at the U.S. Open, which should give him confidence heading into the Travelers. He has made seven straight cuts and is playing his best golf coming into this tournament.
The powerful hitter has been over par just one round in his last 20 at TPC River Highlands. He won it here in 2010 and loves this course. He also has four top 15s here and finished second here last year.
He has five top 26 finishes including two top 10s. His most recent finish was at the St. Jude FedEx Classic, where he posted his fourth round in the 60s.