Little Reason to Invest in Bill Haas at U.S. Open

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May 31, 2018; Dublin, OH, USA; Bill Haas tees off on the sixteenth hole during the first round of The Memorial golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-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: Bill Haas

DFS Pricing: $7,100 DraftKings, $8,300 FanDuel

U.S. Open History (2013-2017): MC, T-35, MC, T-51, T-5

Odds: +20,000 to win, +1600 top-10 finish, +800 top-20 finish, -165 to make cut, +120 to miss cut

Best Odds Value: +800 top-20 finish

Best Matchup Value: Ryan Fox (+135) over Bill Haas

Tee Times: 8:24 a.m. (Thursday); 2:09 p.m. (Friday)

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The Outlook

The 36-year-old tour veteran has rough history at the U.S. Open but somehow snuck into the top five last year at Erin Hills. He’s been struggling this season, missing five of his past eight cuts, mostly due to spraying the ball all over the place. He’s hit just 57.8% of his greens and 51.8% of his fairways over his past five events. Considering he ranks 74th in the field in distance off the tee, it’s hard to get excited about any parts of his game right now.

The Metrics

Here’s how Haas 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-54th
  • Recent Adjusted Round Score: T-67th
  • Strokes Gained: Tee-to-Green: 55th
  • Long-Term Driving Distance: 74th
  • Strokes Gained: Approach: 59th

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