July 22 2013
Each week, PGATOUR.COM's Fantasy Insider Rob Bolton offers his Power Rankings for the weekly TOUR event as well as his Sleeper picks. But what about the players who don't make the Power Rankings but who can't really be considered Sleepers? Bolton will make one "wild card" selection from the large group of players who fall into that middle range but might rise up to claim the title. This week's pick is ...
There may not be a better example of a Wild Card anywhere in the world right now. In his last nine starts worldwide, he's won three times, placed T58 at The Open Championship and missed five cuts, all in some of the most notable tournaments of the year. It defies logic, but the numbers support yet another endorsement at Glen Abbey this week. If he logged enough rounds to qualify for official rankings, he'd sit 10th on the PGA TOUR in fairways hit, 11th in strokes gained-putting, 22nd in adjusted scoring and 11th scrambling.