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John Deere Classic

July 12th – 15th, 2018

TPC Deere Run

Silvis, IL

Par: 71 / Yardage: 7,268

Purse: $5.8 million

with $1,044,000 to the winner

Defending Champion:
Bryson DeChambeau

by Sal Johnson

Founder, Chief Data Officer, GOLFstats

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TPC Deere Run has been the home of the John Deere since 2000.
Field updated on Monday, this includes Monday qualifiers.

Click Name, Events Played, Top 10 Finishes, Avg Finish, or Year in the table header to sort columns.


  1. Sal–unrelated to the Deere–but I’m still trying to figure out why Hossler didn’t get an Open Championship entry based on his finish at Quicken. He finished T6 along with Burgoon but Burgoon got the 4th and final entry. I thought the tiebreaker was based on world ranking and Hossler is way ahead of Burgoon. What gives?

  2. Now I’m extra confused. The Open Championship website has Hossler as exempt based on a top 50 in the OWGR in week 21. This would explain why he didn’t get the exemption at Quicken since it means he already would have been exempt. But Hossler was not in the top 50 in week 21, nor, as far as I can tell, has he ever been in the top 50. Any thoughts?

  3. The R&A Cheats. Am sending to your email the press release from them from July 1st.
    What they are doing is they leave five spots open because they don’t know how many will qualify.
    But when it’s time to fill the slots they go to the world rankings and call it top-50 but what it is, when they were looking for 5 guys, all the folks in the top-50 are in the Open.
    So they go down the list.

    Here are the top-five that they took under the “top-50 after week 25”
    Chez Reavie was 52
    Byeong Hun An was 57
    Charles Howell III was 58
    Kevin Na was 63rd
    Beau Hossler was 64th

    If you do the puzzle and fit these five in, you will see that they have like the top-65 off the world rankings. See the R&A has this hidden wish to have the best field in golf, but they can’t because the PGA of America takes anyone off the top-100 of the list.
    So the British will have the second best field in golf.

    So unless you know what you are looking for, it doesn’t make sense.
    But you can see the reason they do it.
    Realistically they should call it the top-50 but in order to fill the field, are inviting those after 50 that aren’t in the field already.

  4. Here is the press release:

    Media Advisory


    1 July 2018, St Andrews, Scotland: Chez Reavie, Byeong Hun An, Charles Howell III, Kevin Na and Beau Hossler have secured their places in The 147th Open at Carnoustie.

    The players earned their places in the starting field as the highest ranked non-exempt players in the Official World Golf Ranking at the end of Week 25.

    The places are confirmed as follows:

    1 Chez Reavie (USA)
    2 Byeong Hun An (Korea)
    3 Charles Howell III (USA)
    4 Kevin Na (USA)
    5 Beau Hossler (USA)

    Notes to Editors:

    The Open

    The 147th Open will be played at Carnoustie from 15-22 July 2018.

    The Open is golf’s oldest championship. Played since 1860 on iconic links golf courses, it is the sport’s most international Major Championship with qualifying events on every continent. For one week each year, the pursuit of the famous Claret Jug trophy is the focus of the sporting world, followed globally by millions of fans.

    Staged by The R&A, The Open delivers an annual economic benefit of up to £100 million to its host region, while the Championship’s commercial success supports the development of the game, worldwide.

    Further information:

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