DFS PGA Optimal Lineups - Tour Championship
Drew Phelps explores every Fairway, reads every Green and uses his DFS Golf experience to put together winning Optimal Lineups for the Tour Championship.
This is it, we're down to the final 30 golfers for the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, Georgia. The former boyhood course of the famed golfer Bobby Jones, who by the age of 11 was shooting 80 and later put his name in the history books when he captured the 1930 Grand Slam. The Atlanta Athletic Club relocated from East Lake in 1967 leaving behind 25 members who opposed the move. In 1993, a partnership was formed to restore the club as a tribute to Bobby Jones. The Tour Championship came to East Lake in 1998 for the first time and they made it an annual stop in 2004.
Look back at previous leaderboards at East Lake, there is a U.S. Open type feel which means that greens in regulation (GIR) and putting are vital to success. Believe it or not, driving distance was the least crucial factor for finishing in the Top 5. You should be targeting players who can place the ball on the greens in the right places as they deal with different shelf levels and big...