Fresh off his first major at the PGA Championship, Day pulled away early and poured it on with three long birdie putts on the back nine at Plainfield for an 8-under 62 and a six-shot victory.
Bae and Day traded birdies through the third round Saturday at Plainfield Country Club.
For those who narrowly got into the top 125 to qualify for golf’s ultimate bonus series, it’s time to play well or go home.
Professional golfer Billy Horschel chats about his golf game and experiences on the golf course.
Jim Furyk was steady. Jason Day was wild. Both wound up with a share of the lead Saturday at The Barclays.
Professional golfer Zach Johnson discusses his favorite golf course and hole and what it’s like to win The Masters.
Jonas Blixt, highly ranked professional golfer, talks about his favorite golf course and playing the game growing up.
With the win, the 37-year-old Swede clinched the FedEx Cup and its $10 million bonus. Stenson also earned $1.44 million for winning the tournament.
Stenson made four bogeys in the rain on the back nine at East Lake and shot a 1-under 69 for a four-shot lead over Dustin Johnson.
No one expected another round like that from him — though Matt Kuchar had a 61 in the morning when conditions were calm.
Jim Furyk has become the sixth player in PGA Tour history to shoot a 59.
Scott played bogey-free and closed with a 5-under 66. He finished an hour before the final group.
Kuchar caught up by playing bogey-free on the back nine with three birdies, starting with a superb shot on the 10th to 3 feet.
While there are many other great and popular players on the American team — including Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson, Steve Stricker and Jim Furyk — it is up to Woods to become the leader.
Snedeker collected $1.44 million for winning the Tour Championship, his second title of the year. And he won $10 million for capturing the FedEx Cup.