Get betting tools used by pros

Matt Kuchar Has Top-20 Upside at PGA Championship


Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Matt Kuchar

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. 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.

Matt Kuchar PGA Championship Betting Odds

DFS Pricing: $7,900 DraftKings, $10,400 FanDuel

PGA Championship History (2013-2017): T-22, N/A, T-7, MC, T-9

Odds: +8000 to win, +550 top-10 finish, +260 top-20 finish, -275 to make cut, +200 to miss cut

Best Odds Value: -275 to make cut

Best Matchup Value: N/A

Tee Times: 1:42 p.m. ET (Thursday); 8:17 a.m. ET (Friday)

>> Download The Action Network App to get real-time golf odds and track your PGA Championship bets.

The Outlook

In seven starts at the PGA Championship this decade, he’s missed the cut twice but finished 22nd or better the other five times, including three top 10s. Expect Mr. Consistency to put together another solid-if-not-spectacular performance this week. He’s a safe top-20 bet and possibly even top 10, but anything more than that might be asking a little too much.

The Metrics

Here’s how Kuchar 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-20th
  • Recent Adjusted Round Score: T-32nd
  • Strokes Gained: Tee-to-Green: 59th
  • Long-Term Driving Distance: 123rd
  • Strokes Gained: Approach: 43rd

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

How would you rate this article?

Top Offers

Action Newsletter
Sign Up >
The top betting news and picks for all the big games delivered directly to your inbox daily.
Action Podcasts
Listen >
The award-winning Action Network Podcast covers all angles of betting and DFS from industry-leading pros.
Betting 101
Bet Smarter >
New to betting? No sweat. Check out our betting education hub, which ranges from beginner tips to advanced strategies.
Sports Betting Legalization
Predictions >
When will sports betting be legal in your state? Check our our projections for all 50 states.
Betting Calculators
Try Now >
Easily calculate your winnings for straight bets and parlays using American, Decimal, or Fractional odds.
Expert Picks
Best Bets >
See all of the bets Action Network experts are making in real-time, covering the big games and the hidden gems.

Follow Us On Social

Top Stories