Pat Mayo, Ben Rasa and Rick Gehman discuss their favorite 2020 PGA Championship DraftKings picks and values for the week. Mayo previews the course, debates the best roster construction for the week and explains which players are best suited for DFS cash games and which should be deployed in guaranteed prize pool (GPP) tournaments.
The DraftKings main slate locks on Thursday morning, August 6, so set your lineups here: $3M Fantasy Golf Millionaire [$1M to 1st + ToC Entry]
2020 PGA Championship DraftKings Picks: Show Index
3:31 Cut Line
5:57 Course and Skills
12:08 Lineup Strategy
14:16 Initial Reactions
1:07:12 DraftKings Millionaire Strategy
2020 PGA Championship DraftKings: Course Details
Strokes Gained: Approach
Par 4s Gained: 450-500 Yards
Proximity 200+ Yards
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2020 PGA Championship DraftKings: Course
TPC Harding Park
Yardage: 7,234 (Around 7400 from the tips)
2020 PGA Championship DraftKings Notes
Field: 156 players
Cut: Top 70 and Ties after 36 Holes
Lineup Lock: Thursday, August 6, at 9 a.m. ET
Roster: Six golfers
Salary cap: $50,000
2020 PGA Championship DraftKings Picks
Brooks Koepka $11,100
Jon Rahm $10,500
Patrick Cantlay $9,400
Dustin Johnson $9,000
Collin Morikawa $8,600
Patrick Reed $8,000
Jordan Spieth $7,700
Louis Oosthuizen $7,600
Chez Reavie $7,400
Kevin Na $7,000
Lucas Glover $6,700
Sung Kang $6,400
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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 2020 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year and Golf Writer of the Year awards, along with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association Best Sports Betting Analyst award, and was finalist for four FSWA Awards in 2020 (Best Podcast, Best Video, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 21 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are third-most all-time. Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Daily Fantasy and Traditions Season Long). Beyond sports, Mayo covers everything from entertainment to pop culture to politics. If you have a fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at ThePatMayoExperience@gmail.com and the best will be addressed on the show.
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