The subsequent PGA Tour Champions main is in two weeks on the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
But first issues first.
Stephen Ames shot a 6-under 66 on Friday at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth, Georgia, to steer the Mitsubishi Electric Classic. He opened with a bogey however was bogey-free from there. He hit simply 11 greens however led the sphere with 23 putts.
Paul Goydos is one again, whereas Gene Sauers is 2 again. John Houston and Billy Andrade are tied for fourth at 3 underneath. In a gaggle of 9 golfers at 2 underneath, 4 off the lead, is Scott McCarron, who received the Mitsubishi in 2019 and is the defending champion because the match was canceled final 12 months.
Also at 2 underneath is Jim Furyk and Miguel Angel Jiménez.
Ames is searching for his second win on the occasion and second win on the senior circuit. He additionally claims the 2017 title. Monday qualifier Dicky Pride and last week’s winner Alex Cejka are amongst 4 golfers at T-15 at 1 underneath.
Major League Baseball Hall of Famer John Smoltz shot a 12-over 84 and is one shot forward of final place.