That’s one view. As Broadie sees it how critical a factor his flatstick was is impossible to know because there are no detailed records of his matches. Which brings us to the crux of his golf-research career.
Furyk was scheduled to announce the pick Monday morning but when thunderstorms rained out the final round on Sunday Furyk’s announcement was postponed. At 4:45 p.m. it arrived on Twitter.
Conventional wisdom has it that Jim Fuyrk has a tough choice for his final captain’s pick between Tony Finau and Xander Schauffele. That choice didn’t get any easier as both players put on a strong showing. Finau finished T8 while Schauffele fired a final round 67 to finish one shot out of the playoff.