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Keeping score


Number of players entered in this week’s Tour Championship at East Lake Golf in Atlanta (tee times), and all of them have a mathematical chance of winning the FedEx Cup and its $10 million bonus (scenarios).


Number of spots that American Angela Stanford improved, from 76th to 30th, in the Rolex Rankings after her victory in the Evian Championship. Stanford had been ranked as high as sixth in early 2009. Sung Hyun Park, a three-time winner on the LPGA this season and one of three South Koreans among the top four in the rankings, remains No. 1. Lexi Thompson, at No. 5, is the only American among the top 10.