John Merrick was a young face in the crowd for so many years, dreaming of one day play at Riviera on the PGA Tour. On Sunday, he did better than that. He won it.
Bill Haas made a 40-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a three-man playoff with Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley to capture his fourth career PGA Tour title.
Coming into this weekend Bill Haas was a long shot to win the FedEx Cup; but after 4 rounds in the 60’s and winning the TOUR Championship in a playoff, Haas is walking away with $11.4 million.