Stay Far, Far Away from Aaron Baddeley at Shinnecock

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Jul 20, 2017; Southport, Merseyside, ENG; Aaron Baddeley plays from a bunker on the fourth hole during the first round of The 146th Open Championship golf tournament at Royal Birkdale Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports

For analysis of the top 85 golfers in the field, check out this page. “Best odds value” and “Best matchup value” listed below are determined by a proprietary model built by Colin Davy. It factors in the course, plus a variety of weighted metrics.

The Info: Aaron Baddeley

DFS Pricing: $6,700 DraftKings, $7,400 FanDuel

U.S. Open History (2013-2017): MC, T-23, N/A, N/A, N/A

Odds: +40,000 to win, +3300 top-10 finish, +1600 top-20 finish

Best Odds Value: +3300 top-10 finish

Best Matchup Value: N/A

Tee Times: 7:18 a.m. (Thursday); 1:03 p.m. (Friday)

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The Outlook

Baddeley has been quite awful over the past 75 weeks. He owns a 70.3 Long-Term Adjusted Round Score while hitting just 60.6% of Greens in Regulation and 51.8% of fairways, along with a massive 48% missed-cut rate. Save your money on this one.

The Metrics

Here’s how Baddeley ranks in the U.S. Open field in several key metrics. For many more, be sure to check out the FantasyLabs PGA Models.

  • Long-Term Adjusted Round Score: T-73rd
  • Recent Adjusted Round Score: T-96th
  • Strokes Gained: Tee-to-Green: 48th
  • Long-Term Driving Distance: T-76th
  • Strokes Gained: Approach: 52nd

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