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2023 Fantasy Golf Picks — Arnold Palmer Invitational Picks, Predictions, Preview, Sleepers

Pat Mayo breaks down his 2023 Arnold Palmer Invitational DraftKings Picks while previewing the course and key stats.

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2023 Arnold Palmer Invitational: Key Stats

  • Strokes Gained: Approach
  • Proximity 200+ Yards
  • Opportunities Gained
  • Par 3s Gained 200-225 Yards

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2023 Arnold Palmer Invitational: DraftKings Notes

Field: 144 players
Cut: Top 65 and Ties after 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, March 2
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000

2023 Arnold Palmer Invitational: Past Winners

  • 2022: Scottie Scheffler -5
  • 2021: Bryson DeChambeau -11
  • 2020: Tyrrell Hatton -4
  • 2019: Francesco Molinari -12
  • 2018: Rory McIlroy -18
  • 2017: Marc Leishman -11
  • 2016: Jason Day -17
  • 2015: Matt Every -19
  • 2014: Matt Every -13
  • 2013: Tiger Woods -13

2023 Arnold Palmer Invitational: DraftKings Picks

Elite Values

Jon Rahm $11,500

High-End Values

Max Homa $9,700
Will Zalatoris $9,400
Tony Finau $9,300

Second-Level Values

Tom Kim $8,400
Tyrrell Hatton $8,300
Sam Burns $8,100

Mid-Level Values

Corey Conners $7,800
Keegan Bradley $7,600
Tommy Fleetwood $7,500
Adrian Meronk $7,200

Scrub Values

Ryan Fox $7,000
Byeong-Hun An $7,000
Eric Cole $6,900
Thriston Lawrence $6,100

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Pat Mayo is an award-winning video host and producer of long and short-form content, and the host of The Pat Mayo Experience daily talk show. (Subscribe for video or audio). Mayo (@ThePME) won the 2023 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Podcast of the Year and was a finalist for three FSWA Awards in 2023 (Best Podcast, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 27 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are second-most all-time.

Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Sports Betting, Daily Fantasy, and Traditional Season Long Fantasy).

I am a promoter at DraftKings and am also an avid fan and user (my username is ThePME) and may sometimes play on my personal account in the games that I offer advice on. Although I have expressed my personal view on the games and strategies above, they do not necessarily reflect the view(s) of DraftKings and do not constitute a representation that any particular strategy will guarantee success. All customers should use their own skill and judgment in building lineups. I may also deploy different players and strategies than what I recommend above. I am not an employee of DraftKings and do not have access to any non-public information.