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“It’s been a lot of fun this year knowing every drive over 300 yards carries a little extra incentive,” he said.
On the season, nearly 63 percent of Bubba’s drives have traveled 300-plus yards, the highest percentage on tour. He leads the tour in average driving distance at 315.9 yards.
The 300-Yard Drive Count
Farmers Insurance Open: 26
Waste Management Phoenix Open: 43
Northern Trust Open: 35
WGC-Cadillac Championship: 34
Arnold Palmer Invitational: 31
Zurich Classic of New Orleans: 36
The Memorial Tournament: 15
Travelers Championship: 31
WGC-Bridgestone Invitational: 45
I’m going to stick my neck out on this one. I say Bubba will reach his goal at Bethpage Black.