Chris Kirk made three big putts and captured the biggest win of his career Monday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Whether that was enough for U.S. captain Tom Watson to add him to the Ryder Cup team was the least of his concerns.
With three captain's picks still outstanding, several players -- including Brandt Snedeker -- hope to catch Tom Watson's eye with strong finishes before the Sept. 2 selections, writes ESPN.com's Farrell Evans.
Despite his recent poor form and injuries, Tiger Woods is not being ruled out for the U.S. Ryder Cup team. In fact, captain Tom Watson said Monday morning that a lot of that decision will come down to Woods.
Phil Mickelson played his way onto his 10th U.S. Ryder Cup team by finishing second at the PGA Championship on Sunday, moving to the fifth spot among the nine automatic qualifiers who were determined at the end of the tournament.
• ESPN golf analyst Curtis Strange discusses Tiger Woods' participation in the PGA Championship, expectations for Woods at the tournament and Tom Watson's choices for the U.S. Ryder Cup team. Strange...