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2020 Travelers Championship: Latest betting odds, favorites and sleeper picks for TPC River Highlands

Justin Thomas 2019 Presidents Cup
American Justin Thomas, at 12-1 odds, rates as the co-favorite to win this week's Travelers Championship.

Justin Thomas, a 12-1 co-favorite with Bryson DeChambeau appears to be a good bet this week, and Sungjae Im, at 35-1, is a sleeper who is ready to awaken

Last week at Harbour Town provided quite the start to our betting previews for the PGA Tour. All three picks placed among the top 10, and our sleeper choice, Webb Simpson, was the outright winner. Now let’s see whether we can keep the momentum going with yet another loaded field, at the Travelers Championship in Cromwell, Conn. (tee times).

The RBC Heritage held true to its identity as a gettable course for all players, not just the bombers. Webb Simpson (20-1) is No. 1 on Tour in strokes gained at courses 7,200 yards and under, and we have yet another sub-7,200-yard layout this week at TPC River Highlands. He fought off the likes of Abraham Ancer (35-1), who has four top-10s in 2020, and Daniel Berger, the Colonial champion who continued his red-hot form of late but will not be teeing it up this week.

Only two tournaments into the Tour’s restart, the usual suspects are atop the betting board. According to William Hill, Americans Justin Thomas and Bryson DeChambeau were the co-favorites for Travelers, at 12-1 odds. World No. 1 Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, playing for a third consecutive week in the season restart, was next at 14-1. Spain’s Jon Rahm, who is ranked No. 2 in the world, was listed at 18-1. World No. 4 Brooks Koepka of the U.S., fresh off his first top-10 of the year, was a 20-1 pick. Simpson, fresh off his second victory of the year and a jump to No. 5 in the world, was a 22-1 pick.

Among the favorites, our money is again with Justin Thomas at 12-1. If not for an opening-round 72, he might have won the RBC Heritage with his scintillating final-round 63. Thomas continues to impress in all facets of his game, especially his putter. Look for good things to continue at TPC River Highlands for the midseason FedEx Cup favorite.

We have a few sleepers this week to at least consider for some top-10 bets. First is one of the most consistent players on Tour, South Korean Sungjae Im (35-1). The Presidents Cup darling already has a win in the Honda Classic at one of the hardest tracks each year, PGA National, to go along with five other top-10s. Next is American Bubba Watson (33-1), who has won the Travelers Championship three times (2010, 2014, and 2018), so he’s obviously comfortable at TPC River Highlands. Last, we have another multiple major champion in American Jordan Spieth. The 2017 Travelers winner has shown flashes of his former self in the past two weeks, so look for him to bounce back after a disappointing end in Hilton Head.

Here are the full-field odds, according to William Hill:

Bryson DeChambeau 12-1
Justin Thomas 12-1
Rory McIlroy 14-1
Jon Rahm 18-1
Brooks Koepka 20-1
Webb Simpson 22-1
Patrick Cantlay 25-1
Dustin Johnson 28-1
Justin Rose 28-1
Xander Schauffele 30-1
Bubba Watson 33-1

Abraham Ancer 35-1
Sung-Jae Im 35-1
Patrick Reed 40-1
Collin Morikawa 40-1
Paul Casey 40-1
Joaquin Niemann 40-1
Jordan Spieth 45-1
Gary Woodland 50-1
Sergio Garcia 50-1
Marc Leishman 50-1
Tony Finau 50-1
Matthew Fitzpatrick 50-1
Viktor Hovland 50-1
Brian Harman 60-1
Scottie Scheffler 66-1
J.T. Poston 66-1
Ian Poulter 66-1
Kevin Kisner 80-1
Joel Dahmen 80-1
Jason Day 80-1
Louis Oosthuizen 80-1
Ryan Palmer 80-1
Corey Conners 80-1
Branden Grace 80-1
Patrick Rodgers 90-1
Chez Reavie 100-1
Kevin Na 100-1
Billy Horschel 100-1
Keegan Bradley 100-1
Brandt Snedeker 100-1
Jason Kokrak 100-1
Shane Lowry 100-1
Cameron Champ 100-1
Ryan Moore 125-1
Byeong Hun An 125-1
Russell Henley 125-1
Dylan Frittelli 125-1
Luke List 125-1
Phil Mickelson 125-1
Kevin Streelman 125-1
Max Homa 125-1
Danny Lee 125-1
Russell Knox 150-1
Matthew Wolff 150-1
Zach Johnson 150-1
Harold Varner 150-1
Sebastian Munoz 150-1
Jim Furyk 150-1
Bud Cauley 150-1
Matthew NeSmith 150-1
Lucas Glover 150-1
Rafa Cabrera Bello 150-1
Graeme McDowell 150-1
Charley Hoffman 150-1
Charl Schwartzel 200-1
Brendon Todd 200-1
Wyndham Clark 200-1
Chris Stroud 200-1
C.T. Pan 200-1
Stewart Cink 200-1
Matt Wallace 200-1
Cameron Tringale 200-1
Kevin Tway 200-1
Talor Gooch 200-1
Doc Redman 200-1
Michael Thompson 200-1
Jamie Lovemark 200-1
Cameron Smith 200-1
Matt Jones 200-1
Grayson Murray 200-1
Si-Woo Kim 200-1
Brice Garnett 200-1
Brendan Steele 200-1
Harry Higgs 200-1
Vaughn Taylor 200-1
Emiliano Grillo 200-1
Kevin Chappell 200-1
Hudson Swafford 200-1
Luke Donald 200-1
Tyler Duncan 200-1
Kyle Stanley 200-1
Carlos Ortiz 200-1
Jhonattan Vegas 200-1
Beau Hossler 200-1
Cameron Davis 250-1
Aaron Wise 250-1
James Hahn 250-1
Scott Stallings 250-1
Xinjun Zhang 250-1
Lucas Bjerregaard 250-1
Bo Hoag 250-1
Joseph Bramlett 250-1
Danny Willett 250-1
Troy Merritt 250-1
Keith Mitchell 250-1
Robby Shelton 250-1
Mackenzie Hughes 250-1
Sung-Hoon Kang 250-1
Aaron Baddeley 300-1
J.J. Spaun 300-1
Denny McCarthy 300-1
Seung-Yul Noh 300-1
Mark Hubbard 300-1
Peter Malnati 300-1
Will Gordon 300-1
Lanto Griffin 300-1
Sahith Theegala 300-1
Tom Hoge 300-1
Sam Burns 300-1
Sam Ryder 300-1
Wesley Bryan 300-1
Bronson Burgoon 300-1
Adam Long 350-1
Sepp Straka 350-1
Richy Werenski 350-1
Brian Stuard 400-1
Hunter Mahan 400-1
Nate Lashley 400-1
Zac Blair 400-1
Austin Cook 400-1
Matt Every 500-1
Scott Brown 500-1
Peter Kuest 500-1
Ted Potter 500-1
Ryan Armour 500-1
Hank Lebioda 500-1
Brian Gay 500-1
Greg Chalmers 500-1
J.J. Henry 500-1
Scott Harrington 500-1
Adam Schenk 500-1
Kyoung-Hoon Lee 500-1
Roger Sloan 500-1
Patton Kizzire 500-1
Henrik Norlander 500-1
Steve Stricker 500-1
Michael Kim 1000-1
Martin Trainer 1000-1
Davis Love 1000-1
Bo Van Pelt 1000-1
Vijay Singh 1000-1

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