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Denny McCarthy betting profile: PGA Championship

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Denny McCarthy betting profile: PGA Championship

    When he hits the links May 16-19, Denny McCarthy will aim to improve upon his last performance at the PGA Championship. In 2023, he shot 5-over and finished 29th at Oak Hill Country Club.

    Latest odds for McCarthy at the PGA Championship.

    The PGA Championship tournament and course info

    • Date: May 16-19, 2024
    • Location: Louisville, KY
    • Course: Valhalla Golf Club
    • Par: 71 / 7,609 yards
    • Previous winner: Brooks Koepka

    At the PGA Championship

    • Over his last four trips to the PGA Championship, McCarthy has an average score of 5-over, with an average finish of 49th.
    • McCarthy last participated in the PGA Championship in 2023, finishing 29th with a score of 5-over.
    • Brooks Koepka won this tournament in 2023 with numbers of 4.78 in Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee (seventh in field), 5.32 in SG: Approach the Green (seventh), and 4.191 in SG: Putting (13th).
    • Koepka averaged 319 yards off the tee (fourth in field), had a greens in regulation percentage of 61.11% (29th), and attempted 26 putts per round (first) in that victory a year ago.

    McCarthy's recent history at the PGA Championship

    DateResultRound ScoresTo Par

    McCarthy's recent performances

    • McCarthy has finished in the top 10 twice over his last five tournaments, finishing as high as the top five in one of those outings.
    • Over his last five tournaments, McCarthy has finished within three shots of the leader once and carded a score that's better than average three times.
    • He has carded an average score of 10-under over his last five tournaments.
    • In terms of driving distance, Denny McCarthy has averaged 289.6 yards in his past five starts.
    • McCarthy has an average of 4.899 Strokes Gained: Putting in his past five tournaments.
    • Looking at Strokes Gained: Total, McCarthy has an average of 8.403 in his past five tournaments.
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    McCarthy's advanced stats and rankings

    • McCarthy has a Strokes Gained: Off the Tee average of -0.322 this season, which ranks 154th on TOUR. Meanwhile, his average driving distance (287.3 yards) ranks 167th.
    • In terms of Strokes Gained: Approach, McCarthy sports a 0.040 average that ranks 91st on TOUR. He ranks 169th with a 61.85% Greens in Regulation rate.
    • On the greens, McCarthy's 0.768 Strokes Gained: Putting mark places him third on TOUR this season, and his 27.31 putts-per-round average ranks first. He has broken par 23.21% of the time (144th).
    CategoryOverall TOUR RankOverallLast 5 Starts
    Average Driving Distance167287.3289.6
    Greens in Regulation %16961.85%57.50%
    Putts Per Round127.3126.1
    Par Breakers14423.21%22.78%
    Bogey Avoidance510.86%10.83%

    McCarthy's best finishes

    • McCarthy has played 12 tournaments this season, and while he hasn't won any of them, he has come away with one finish in the top-five and two finishes in the top-10.
    • In those 12 events, he made the cut 11 times (91.7%).
    • McCarthy, who has 830 points, currently ranks 32nd in the FedExCup standings.

    McCarthy's best Strokes Gained performances

    • This season, McCarthy's best Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee performance came at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am in February 2024, as he ranked 25th in the field with a mark of 0.832.
    • McCarthy's best Strokes Gained: Approach performance this season came at the Valero Texas Open in April 2024, as he ranked seventh in the field with a mark of 5.606.
    • When it comes to Strokes Gained: Around-the-Green, McCarthy put up his best mark this season at the Valero Texas Open (April 2024), ranking No. 1 in the field with a mark of 7.960.
    • At the Sony Open in Hawaii in January 2024, McCarthy recorded a Strokes Gained: Putting mark of 8.150, which was his best so far this season. That ranked second in the field.
    • McCarthy recorded his best Strokes Gained: Total mark this season (21.154) in April 2024 at the Valero Texas Open. That ranked No. 1 in the field.

    McCarthy's Strokes Gained rankings

    CategoryOverall TOUR RankOverallLast 5 Starts
    Average Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee154-0.322-0.749
    Average Strokes Gained: Approach the Green910.0400.569
    Average Strokes Gained: Around the Green120.4093.681
    Average Strokes Gained: Putting30.7684.899
    Average Strokes Gained: Total170.8968.403

    McCarthy's past results

    DateTournament NameResultRound ScoresTo ParFedExCup Points
    May 18-21PGA Championship2975-70-72-68+526
    May 25-28Charles Schwab ChallengeMC71-71+2--
    June 1-4the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday271-72-68-70-27315
    June 15-18U.S. Open2071-67-73-70+144
    June 22-25Travelers Championship760-65-70-67-1888
    July 6-9John Deere Classic668-64-66-70-1681
    July 20-22The Open ChampionshipMC76-78+12--
    August 3-6Wyndham ChampionshipMC71-68-1--
    August 10-13FedEx St. Jude Championship6667-73-70-74+414
    August 17-20BMW Championship1069-69-65-70-7262
    November 16-19The RSM Classic565-67-66-65-19--
    January 4-7The Sentry4370-69-71-67-1518
    January 11-14Sony Open in Hawaii2468-70-66-66-1033
    February 1-4AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am2668-70-70-860
    February 8-11WM Phoenix Open2272-68-66-69-937
    February 15-18The Genesis Invitational3969-74-68-72-120
    February 29 - March 3Cognizant Classic in The Palm BeachesMC69-72-1--
    March 7-10Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard4872-74-72-74+414
    March 14-17THE PLAYERS Championship3571-71-71-69-622
    April 4-7Valero Texas Open268-70-67-63-39300
    April 11-14Masters Tournament4574-74-79-70+915
    April 18-21RBC Heritage2869-70-66-71-850
    May 9-12Wells Fargo Championship670-71-69-69-5263

    All stats in this article are accurate for McCarthy as of the start of the PGA Championship.

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