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Tom Kim Betting Profile: Valero Texas Open

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Betting Profile

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA - MARCH 14: Tom Kim of South Korea plays his shot from the 17th tee during the first round of THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on March 14, 2024 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA - MARCH 14: Tom Kim of South Korea plays his shot from the 17th tee during the first round of THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on March 14, 2024 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)



    In his most recent competition at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard in Orlando, Florida, Tom Kim finished the weekend at +6, good for a 52nd-place finish. He enters play in the 2024 Valero Texas Open April 4-7 trying for a higher finish.

    Latest odds for Kim at the Valero Texas Open.

    The Valero Texas Open Tournament & Course Info

    • Date: April 4-7, 2024
    • Location: San Antonio, Texas
    • Course: TPC San Antonio (Oaks)
    • Par: 72 / 7,438 yards
    • Purse: $9.2M
    • Previous Winner: Corey Conners

    At the Valero Texas Open

    • Kim is competing at the Valero Texas Open for the first time in the past five years.
    • Corey Conners won this tournament in 2023 with numbers of 3.959 in Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee (eighth in field), 9.539 in SG: Approach the Green (first), and 0.376 in SG: Putting (41st).
    • In addition, Conners' average driving distance was 300.6 (51st in field), he hit 77.78% of greens in regulation (first), and he averaged 29 putts per round (53rd).

    Kim's Recent Performances

    • Kim has finished in the top 20 in one of his last five tournaments.
    • Kim has finished with a better-than-average score in two of his last five tournaments.
    • He has an average score relative to par of -4 in his last five appearances.
    • In terms of driving distance, Tom Kim has averaged 293.5 yards in his past five starts.
    • In his past five starts, Kim is averaging -0.635 Strokes Gained: Putting.
    • In his past five starts, Kim is averaging -0.453 Strokes Gained: Total.
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    Kim's Advanced Stats and Rankings

    • Kim has a Strokes Gained: Off the Tee average of -0.042 this season, which ranks 106th on TOUR. Meanwhile, his average driving distance (291.3 yards) ranks 133rd.
    • In terms of Strokes Gained: Approach, Kim ranks 82nd on TOUR with a mark of 0.051.
    • On the greens, Kim has registered a -0.387 Strokes Gained: Putting mark this season, which ranks him 143rd on TOUR, while he ranks first with a putts-per-round average of . He has broken par % of the time (first on TOUR).
    CategoryOverall TOUR RankLast 5 StartsOverall
    Average Driving Distance133291.3293.5
    Greens in Regulation %1%64.33%
    Putts Per Round128.9
    Par Breakers1%22.51%
    Bogey Avoidance1%14.33%

    Kim's Best Finishes

    • Kim has taken part in seven tournaments this season, and he is yet to finish in the top 10.
    • In those seven events, he made the cut six times.
    • As of now, Kim has collected 175 points, which ranks him 96th in the FedExCup standings.

    Kim's Best Strokes Gained Performances

    • This season, Kim's best Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee effort came in February 2024 at the Cognizant Classic in The Palm Beaches, where he ranked 10th in the field with a mark of 2.614. He finished 62nd in that event.
    • Kim posted his best Strokes Gained: Approach effort this season at the WM Phoenix Open, ranking seventh in the field at 5.429. In that tournament, he finished 17th.
    • When it comes to Strokes Gained: Around-the-Green, Kim's best effort this season was in March 2024 at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, where he ranked 10th in the field with a mark of 2.296. He finished 52nd in that event.
    • At the Cognizant Classic in The Palm Beaches in February 2024, Kim posted a Strokes Gained: Putting mark of 0.809, his best mark so far this season. That ranked him 44th in the field (he finished 62nd in that tournament).
    • Kim delivered his best Strokes Gained: Total mark this season (5.258) at the WM Phoenix Open in February 2024, a performance that ranked him 17th in the field.

    Kim's Strokes Gained Rankings

    CategoryOverall TOUR RankOverallLast 5 Starts
    Average Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee106-0.042-0.173
    Average Strokes Gained: Approach the Green820.0510.135
    Average Strokes Gained: Around the Green820.0680.220
    Average Strokes Gained: Putting143-0.387-0.635
    Average Strokes Gained: Total125-0.309-0.453

    Kim's Past Results

    DateTournament NameResultRound ScoresTo ParFedExCup Points
    April 6-9Masters Tournament1670-72-74-70-253
    April 13-16RBC HeritageMC71-70-1--
    May 4-7Wells Fargo Championship2367-73-68-71-536
    May 11-14AT&T Byron Nelson3471-66-69-65-1318
    May 18-21PGA ChampionshipMC73-75+8--
    June 1-4the Memorial Tournament presented by WorkdayMC79-75+10--
    June 15-18U.S. Open873-68-66-69-491
    June 22-25Travelers Championship3869-64-72-65-1015
    June 29 - July 2Rocket Mortgage ClassicMC73-69-2--
    July 13-15Genesis Scottish Open666-65-67-73-986
    July 20-22The Open Championship274-68-68-67-7203
    August 10-13FedEx St. Jude Championship2464-68-69-72-7130
    August 17-20BMW Championship1072-72-66-63-7262
    August 24-27TOUR Championship2067-70-72-67-4--
    October 12-15Shriners Children's Open168-68-62-66-20--
    January 4-7The Sentry4568-70-74-66-1416
    January 18-21The American ExpressMC69-71-65-11--
    February 1-4AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am3171-67-71-731
    February 8-11WM Phoenix Open1774-66-67-67-1047
    February 15-18The Genesis Invitational2469-69-72-69-565
    February 29 - March 3Cognizant Classic in The Palm Beaches6268-68-70-76-25
    March 7-10Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard5273-74-70-77+612

    All stats in this article are accurate for Kim as of the start of the Valero Texas Open.

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