Pat Perez’s Game Not Suited for Bellerive at PGA Championship

Aug 07, 2018 11:00 AM EDT

For betting odds and analysis of the top 80 golfers in the 2018 PGA Championship 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 and the betting odds (via Bovada). This isn’t meant to imply every player is worth a bet; we’re simply showing the most efficient way to wager on each golfer should you so choose.


Pat Perez PGA Championship Betting Odds

DFS Pricing: $6,900 DraftKings, $8,600 FanDuel

PGA Championship History (2013-2017): N/A, T-46, MC, N/A, T-28

Odds: +25,000 to win, +1600 top-10 finish, +800 top-20 finish, -110 to make cut, -125 to miss cut

Best Odds Value: +800 top-20 finish

Best Matchup Value: N/A

Tee Times: 8:50 a.m. ET (Thursday); 2:15 p.m. ET (Friday)


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The Outlook

Perez comes into the PGA Championship with a Recent Adjusted Round Score that ranks 110th in the field. Most of that was an atrocious showing a couple weeks ago at the European Open, which obviously doesn’t have a field nearly as strong as what he’ll see this week.

Further, I’m targeting players who can win with their drivers this week and take advantage of some of the long par 4s, and Perez is one of the shorter guys in the field. It’s a bad fit.


The Metrics

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

  • Long-Term Adjusted Round Score: T-33rd
  • Recent Adjusted Round Score: T-110th
  • Strokes Gained: Tee-to-Green: 87th
  • Long-Term Driving Distance: T-106th
  • Strokes Gained: Approach: 89th

Want more PGA Championship coverage? Check out this page for tips on the 80 best golfers in the field.

Credit:

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