Last Updated on September 8, 2020

What a finish to the PGA Tour with last week’s Tour Championship finale. With that said, the turnaround in golf is a quick one as the 2020-2021 season begins right away in September with the 2020 Safeway Open. With the coronavirus moving some dates around, there will only be a handful of events before the 2020 Masters and US Open, so these events are crucial early in the season, which is rare. With the season beginning, let’s take a look at the Safeway Open course preview, odds, picks, betting history and more.


Safeway Open Date and Info 2020

The 2020 Safeway Open will kick off the 2020-2021 PGA Tour season. It starts in Napa, California at the beautiful Silverado Resort and Spa. Here are the full details for watching and listening for the 2020 event.

Where: Silverado Resort and Spa North Course, Napa, California
When: Thursday, September 10th to Sunday, September 13th
Watch: Golf Channel, PGA Tour
Radio: PGA Tour Radio
Purse: $6.6M


Safeway Open Golf Course Preview – Silverado Resort and Spa North

The Silverado Resorts and Spa is home to two golf courses, the North and South. The 2020 Safeway Open will be played at the North Course, which is a 7,166 yard course designed by Johnny Miller. There are water hazards throughout the course, and it is a challenging one even for top PGA professionals. Despite the yardage, last year’s winner shot in the 270s, making it a harder course than anticipated for most. Here are some of the courses top features:

  • Four Par-3s
  • 10 Par-4s
  • Four Par-5s
  • Long Par 3 on Hole 2
  • 538 yard Par 5 – Double dogleg
  • 575 yard Par 5 on 18 to finish the course


Odds to Win the 2020 Safeway Open

The odds are released for the 2020 Safeway Open after the conclusion of the 2020 Tour Championship, so here is a list of the top 45 golfers in terms of odds for the 2020 Safeway Open. For more odds, check out our golf odds page.

Golfer Odds to Win Safeway Open
Phil Mickelson +2200
Si Woo Kim +2200
Brendan Steele +2200
Joel Dahmen +2700
Sergio Garcia +2800
Jordan Spieth +3000
Harold Varner III +3000
Shane Lowry +3300
Emiliano Grillo +3500
Chez Reavie +3500
Kevin Streelman +4000
Cameron Davis +4500
Luke List +4500
Doc Redman +4500
Brandt Snedeker +4500
Erik van Rooyen +4500
Talor Gooch +5000
Mark Hubbard +5000
Denny McCarthy +5000
Sam Burns +5500
Bud Cauley +5500
Tyler Duncan +5500
Henrik Norlander +5500
Keegan Bradley +6000
Lucas Glover +6000
Cameron Tringale +6000
Charley Hoffman +6600
Carlos Ortiz +6600
Jim Furyk +7000
Will Gordon +7000
Branden Grace +7000
Chesson Hadley +7000
Maverick McNealy +7000
Troy Merritt +7000
Adam Schenk +7000
Kyle Stanley +7000
Wesley Bryan +7500
Pat Perez +8000
Scott Stallings +8000
Joseph Bramlett +9000
Jason Dufner +9000
J.B. Holmes +9000
Ben Martin +9000
Patrick Rodgers +9000
Aaron Wise +9000

For a full list, check out DraftKings Sportsbook’s 2020 Safeway Open odds.


Bet on the 2020 Safeway Open This Week

Betting on golf is a fun sweat, as one hole can change the outcome of the winners, making the cut, and more. With the amount of legal sportsbooks available in legal sports betting states, it is crucial to use the best ones for PGA betting. Given the amount of betting markets available, here are the top sportsbooks to wager on the 2020 Safeway Open for this week.


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2020 Safeway Open Golf Betting Picks

Each week, we give some PGA betting picks based on odds at hand. Here are some sleepers, outright winners, picks to be in the top 5, and top 10. Since odds are released for the 2020 Safeway Open, picks are updated below. For more golf betting action, check out the US Open odds and the 2020 Masters odds.

Golf Betting Picks

Here is a look at some 2020 Safeway Open golf betting picks, as odds are released!

Outright Winner

  • Sergio Garcia (+2800)
  • Doc Redman (+4500)

Top 5

  • Sergio Garcia (+500)
  • Harold Varner III (+650)
  • Doc Redman (+1000)

Top 10

  • Doc Redman (+500)
  • Harold Varner III (+350)


Who is the public betting on at the 2020 Safeway Open?

Each week, DraftKings Sportsbook provides public betting information on the PGA event at hand. Stay tuned for the data on the 2020 Safeway Open.


Will Tiger Woods play in the Safeway Open?

With a tweet from Tiger Woods’ account mentioning looking forward to the US Open, it is doubtful that he will play in the 2020 Safeway Open as a small event. With that said, stay tuned for the list of the field of golfers for the event.

Update: Tiger Woods will not play in the 2020 Safeway Open.


2020 Safeway Open Field of Golfers

The field has been announced for the 2020 Safeway Open, so here is the full list of all golfers playing in this week’s tournament. For more golf action, check out our golf odds page.

Mark Anderson
Kiradech Aphibarnrat
Ryan Armour
Aaron Baddeley
Chris Baker
Ricky Barnes
Akshay Bhatia
Zac Blair
Dominic Bozzelli
Keegan Bradley
Joseph Bramlett
Ryan Brehm
Scott Brown
Wesley Bryan
Bronson Burgoon
Sam Burns
Rafa Cabrera Bello
Rafael Campos
Sebastian Cappelen
Bud Cauley
Kevin Chappell
K.J. Choi
Stewart Cink
Wyndham Clark
Austin Cook
Joel Dahmen
Cameron Davis
Graham DeLaet
Luke Donald
Jason Dufner
Tyler Duncan
Matt Every
Jim Furyk
Sergio Garcia
Brice Garnett
Brian Gay
Michael Gellerman
Doug Ghim
Rhein Gibson
Michael Gligic
Lucas Glover
Talor Gooch
Will Gordon
Branden Grace
Emiliano Grillo
Fabián Gómez
Chesson Hadley
Brandon Hagy
James Hahn
Scott Harrington
David Hearn
Kramer Hickok
Harry Higgs
Bo Hoag
Charley Hoffman
Tom Hoge
J.B. Holmes
Beau Hossler
Mark Hubbard
John Huh
Michael Kim
Si Woo Kim
Tom Kim
Patton Kizzire
Jim Knous
Russell Knox
Kelly Kraft
Matt Kuchar
Peter Kuest
Anirban Lahiri
Martin Laird
Nate Lashley
Hank Lebioda
Nelson Ledesma
Danny Lee
Kyoung-Hoon Lee
Luke List
Jamie Lovemark
Shane Lowry
Hunter Mahan
Peter Malnati
Ben Martin
Denny McCarthy
Tyler McCumber
William McGirt
Maverick McNealy
Troy Merritt
Phil Mickelson
Grayson Murray
Matthew NeSmith
Bryson Nimmer
Henrik Norlander
Sean O’Hair
Rob Oppenheim
Carlos Ortiz
C.T. Pan
Cameron Percy
Pat Perez
Scott Piercy
D.A. Points
Ted Potter Jr.
Seamus Power
Andrew Putnam
Chez Reavie
Doc Redman
Wes Roach
Patrick Rodgers
Sam Ryder
Isaiah Salinda
Adam Schenk
Charl Schwartzel
Chase Seiffert
John Senden
Robby Shelton
Roger Sloan
Brandt Snedeker
J.J. Spaun
Jordan Spieth
Scott Stallings
Kyle Stanley
Brendan Steele
Shawn Stefani
Sepp Straka
Robert Streb
Kevin Streelman
Chris Stroud
Brian Stuard
Zack Sucher
Hudson Swafford
Ben Taylor
Vaughn Taylor
Josh Teater
Sahith Theegala
D.J. Trahan
Martin Trainer
Cameron Tringale
Kevin Tway
Peter Uihlein
Bo Van Pelt
Erik van Rooyen
Harold Varner III
Jhonattan Vegas
Kristoffer Ventura
Camilo Villegas
Johnson Wagner
Jimmy Walker
Steve Watanabe Jr
Nick Watney
Vincent Whaley
Tim Wilkinson
Aaron Wise
Xinjun Zhang


Safeway Open Golf Betting History

The beginning of the 2020 PGA season starts with the Safeway Open. Last year’s event showcased a heavy “favorite” in Justin Thomas at +650, here were the other players in terms of odds in the top 5:

  • Justin Thomas +650
  • Patrick Cantlay +1000
  • Adam Scott +1400
  • Hideki Matsuyama +1400
  • Bryson DeChambeau +2000

Last year’s winner was Cameron Champ, whose odds to win were +8000. This means if a $10 wager was placed, $800 would have been the payout!


2020 Safeway Open Frequently Asked Questions


Can I bet on golf legally in the U.S.?

Yes. Legal sports betting states allow nearly all sports to be wagered on, and that includes PGA. This means you can bet on the Safeway Open, the Masters, and all other PGA events.


Can I bet on the 2020 Safeway Open?

Yes. With legal sports betting available in many states in 2020, it is legal to wager on the 2020 Safeway Open and all PGA events in legal sports betting states.


When is the 2020 Safeway Open?

The 2020 Safeway Open is Thursday, September 10th to Sunday, September 13th, 2020.


Where is the Safeway Open in 2020?

The Safeway Open in 2020 will take place in Napa, California at the Silverado Resort and Spa North course.


Who won the 2019 Safeway Open?

Last year’s winner of the Safeway Open was Cameron Champ, who shot a 271 and defeated Adam Hadwin by one stroke.


What course is the 2020 Safeway Open played at?

The 2020 Safeway Open is played at the Silverado Resort and Spa North course in Napa, California.


Who is the favorite to win the 2020 Safeway Open?

The favorite to win the 2020 Safeway Open is Phil Mickelson, with odds at +2200. His odds are tied with Si Woo Kim and Brendan Steele on DraftKings Sportsbook.


Is Tiger Woods playing this week?

With the Safeway Open being a smaller event, it is unlikely that Tiger Woods participates. Stay tuned for the official field.

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