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The Perfect Number Podcast

Sep 19, 2018

The golf world and the PGA Tour got final clarity on the future of the FedEx Cup and how a winner will be determined starting in 2019. Is it fair? It is right? How does it impact the chances for any player to win? Allowing 24 hours to digest it, Will Gray from Golf Channel joins to volley ideas back and forth. Plus,...


Sep 10, 2018

Understanding golf is a healthy balance of a variety of methods. Whether the swing is taught from tried and true methods, or built from a data set of probabilities, all of that information is important to the overall conversation. Mark Immelman, host of the On The Mark Podcast, joins for a joint podcast. We take...


Sep 4, 2018

Professional golf is more than Tiger, superstars and majors. At its core, the game is made up of a majority of players and caddies living year-to-year. At the end of each season, that drama builds for those trying to keep their PGA Tour lives afloat. For Jeff Willett, caddie for Nick Taylor, it came down to the final...


Aug 21, 2018

Golf is full of stats and data, but are people getting proper value out of it? Two years ago, Matt and Will Courchene took some of that PGA Tour data and developed their Predictive Model to identify the likelihood of a player winning. Now a part of PGATour.com, they offer various tools to predict success. Both joined...


Aug 13, 2018

The PGA Tour wanted more golf excitement down the stretch of its season, so the FedEx Cup was born a decade ago. Today, it has become an additional motivator for the top golfers in the world, while also being the livelihood of hundreds of players trying to keep their card. Tom Alter is the man who tracks the standings...