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About Spencer Aguiar - RotoBaller

PGA, NBA, NFL and AAF writer/contributor. Author of the weekly PGA DFS: Vegas Report at Rotoballer. I was born and raised in Las Vegas and attended college at UNLV. Follow me on Twitter @teeoffsports

Spencer Aguiar - RotoBaller has written 1049 articles so far, you can find them below.


Pat Perez Looks To Defend Title At TPC Kuala Lumpur

Pat Perez enters this year's CIMB Classic hoping to defend his title at TPC Kuala Lumpur. The American put on a spectacular display in 2017, gaining 18.7 strokes total. While those numbers will be almost impossible to imitate again this season, Perez's putting prowess on the newly revamped Bermuda greens may make the course even... Read More

1 year ago

J.B. Holmes Posts Top-10 at Safeway Open

J.B. Holmes posted his first top-10 result in four months at the Safeway Open, finishing in ninth place. Holmes had been exhibiting poor form recently and had not recorded a top-45 result in his previous six tournaments. While the 84th-ranked player in the world hopes this will get him back on track to begin his... Read More

1 year ago

Chez Reavie Starts 2019 With Solid Performance

Just like 2018, Chez Reavie has started his 2019 campaign off with a respectable finish at the Safeway Open, this time finishing in a share of 33rd place. Last season, the 36-year-old used his fast start at Silverado Resort as a springboard to greater success in upcoming weeks. Between October and February of his 2018... Read More

1 year ago

Emiliano Grillo Continues Success On Poa Annua Greens

While Emiliano Grillo's share of 41st place at last week's Safeway Open can be viewed as a slightly disappointing result, the 26-year-old extended his streak of cuts made on Poa greens, making him a perfect 12-for-12 during his career on the PGA Tour. However, despite that impressive statistic, Grillo struggled mightily with his putter all... Read More

1 year ago

Jason Dufner's Bad Form Continues

Jason Dufner missed his third consecutive cut on the PGA Tour at last week's Safeway Open. The American's usually stellar approach game sputtered out of control at Silverado Resort, losing 3.874 strokes on his approach shots. Dufner has had a tumultuous past five months on tour, missing six of his last nine cuts and failing... Read More

1 year ago


Luke List Nearly Steals First PGA Tour Title

Luke List came from off the pace during his round on Sunday to catapult himself into a share of fourth place at the Safeway Open. List's stellar five-under par performance placed him at 13-under par for the tournament and only one shot behind the eventual three-person playoff involving Kevin Tway, Ryan Moore and Brandt Snedeker.... Read More

1 year ago

Andrew Landry Withdraws From CIMB Classic

Andrew Landry has withdrawn from this week's CIMB Classic due to an undisclosed reason, according to Rob Bolton of PGATour.com. The 31-year-old completed four rounds at this past week's Safeway Open, so he doesn't appear to be dealing with an injury-related issue. Alternate Anirban Lahiri will take Landry's spot in Malaysia. The American's next chance... Read More

1 year ago

Dylan Frittelli Starts 2019 With T25 Finish

It seems incredible that Dylan Frittelli had to struggle to earn his PGA Tour card for the 2019 season, but that is precisely the position the South African found himself facing. Frittelli, who is ranked 69th in the world, yielded minimal success over in the United States during his 2018 campaign and did most of... Read More

1 year ago

Adam Hadwin Struggles to Begin 2019 Season

After finishing the 2018 season with three straight top-25 finishes, Adam Hadwin was unable to keep his momentum rolling at the Safeway Open. The Canadian fired a faulty five-over 77 on Thursday, all but ending his hopes of playing the weekend at Napa Valley. Hadwin managed to make eight birdies over his two rounds at... Read More

1 year ago

Ollie Schniederjans Struggles at Safeway Open

Ollie Schniederjans started his 2019 season the same way he ended 2018, missing a cut. The promising American imploded with a seven-over par performance and only finished ahead of one player in the 144-player field. Schniederjans lost a staggering 11.977 strokes tee to green, which was highlighted with 8.814 strokes being lost on his approach... Read More

1 year ago


J.B. Holmes Comes in Under the Radar

Although J.B. Holmes will be making his first appearance at Silverado Resort and Spa, the American should be considered a dark horse to take home the first title of the season. Holmes has been statistically impressive throughout his career on Poa grass, and that could provide dividends for him this weekend. In his last 50... Read More

1 year ago

Emiliano Grillo Has Excelled at Silverado Resort

Emiliano Grillo, who won the Safeway Open in 2015 and has recorded two consecutive top-30 finishes here in 2016 and 2017, will look to begin his season with another quality performance at Silverado Resort. Grillo has been an excellent player in his career on Poa grass, ranking first in ball striking, fourth in strokes gained... Read More

1 year ago

PGA DFS: Vegas Report - Safeway Open

In what might be the shortest offseason for any sport, the 2019 season begins this weekend at the Safeway Open. The FedExCup standings will reset, and the first opportunity for points will be up for grabs at the Silverado Resort in Napa, California. But you shouldn't expect to see the regular cast of faces that... Read More

1 year ago

Rory McIlroy Folds To Tiger Woods' Roar On Sunday

Rory McIlroy shot a four-over par 74 during his final round, falling from a share of second place entering the day to a share of seventh. The Tiger effect was on full display at East Lake, and nobody had a more difficult task than McIlroy did. The Irishman played alongside Woods on Sunday and experienced... Read More

1 year ago

Tommy Fleetwood To Make Ryder Cup Debut

Tommy Fleetwood concluded his season at the Tour Championship, finishing the event in a share of 11th place. In 2017, the Englishman had a breakthrough campaign by winning the Race to Dubai on the European Tour and finishing fourth at the U.S. Open. This season, Fleetwood continued to excel by winning the Abu Dhabi HSBC... Read More

1 year ago


Aaron Wise Concludes Rookie Season With Share of 15th Place

Aaron Wise put together an erratic but successful inaugural season on the PGA Tour. The 22-year-old made 13 of 23 cuts, which included four top-10 finishes and his first career victory on tour at the AT&T Byron Nelson. These results over the course of the season allowed Wise to qualify for the Tour Championship, and... Read More

1 year ago

Kyle Stanley Falters Sunday At East Lake

Kyle Stanley shot a three-under par at the Tour Championship, finishing in a share of 15th place. Stanley entered the final round at six-under par, but a three-over 73 on Sunday dropped him down the leaderboard. The 30-year-old will close the season ranked 27th in the world, 20 spots higher than where he began 2018.... Read More

1 year ago

Bryson DeChambeau Disappoints At East Lake

Bryson DeChambeau entered the Tour Championship leading the FedExCup standings, but a 19th-place finish at East Lake bumped the young American out of the top spot and into third place. DeChambeau was unable to figure out the Bermuda grass throughout his four rounds, finishing 27th out of 30 players in strokes gained around the green.... Read More

1 year ago

Cameron Smith Ends Season With Mediocre Tour Championship

Cameron Smith played even-par golf throughout his four rounds at East Lake to finish in 20th place. The Aussie ended the event second in strokes gained approach and fourth in strokes gained around the green but struggled mightily with his putter for the second consecutive tournament, finishing 29th out of 30 players in strokes gained-putting.... Read More

1 year ago

Dustin Johnson Hopes To End His Season With A Bang

Dustin Johnson has won four FedExCup playoff events in his career but has yet to capture a win at the Tour Championship. The American has posted three top-six showings in his previous four tries but hasn't had a finish better than fifth place in eight appearances at East Lake. The lack of production in Atlanta... Read More

1 year ago


Bryson DeChambeau Controls Fate In Atlanta

Bryson DeChambeau can clinch the season-long FedExCup title this weekend with a plethora of outcomes. However, the 25-year-old will hope to take matters into his own hands and guarantee himself the yearly championship and 10 million dollars with a victory at East Lake. DeChambeau has made 21 of 24 worldwide cuts and has captured three... Read More

1 year ago

PGA DFS: Vegas Report - The Tour Championship

Welcome back to this season's final installment of the PGA DFS: Vegas Report. The top 30 players in the FedExCup standings will head to Atlanta with hopes of capturing the season-long title and $10 million bonus that comes along with it. Bryson DeChambeau, Justin Rose, Tony Finau, Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas all control their... Read More

1 year ago

Justin Thomas Controls Destiny in Quest to Repeat

Justin Thomas, who was the 2017 FedExCup champion, enters the season finale Tour Championship in fifth place. Being in the top-five of the standings is a significant advantage for the young American. Thomas will control his destiny this weekend at East Lake and with a victory will capture back-to-back season-long titles. This is Thomas' third... Read More

1 year ago

Cameron Smith Rides Form Into Tour Championship

With a victory at the Tour Championship, Cameron Smith would have an outside chance of capturing the FedExCup title. The Aussie enters the finale ranked 10th in the standings and would need a victory and a host of other things to happen if he wanted to take home the $10 million grand prize. Some of... Read More

1 year ago

Rory McIlroy is Poised For a Big Showing at East Lake

After leading the BMW Championship field in strokes gained off the tee, strokes gained approach, strokes gained tee to green and driving distance, Rory McIlroy was only able to muster up a fifth-place finish at Aronimink. The Irishman struggled mightily with his short game all week, which was highlighted by losing a combined 3.364 strokes... Read More

1 year ago


Tommy Fleetwood Enters Tour Championship in 19th Place

Tommy Fleetwood has had an incredible 2018 season. The Englishman has made 20 of 22 worldwide cuts, which includes seven top-10 finishes and a win at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship in January on the European Tour. Unfortunately, despite all the stellar accolades the 12th-ranked player in the world has to his name, he is... Read More

1 year ago

Aaron Wise To Compete In First Tour Championship

Aaron Wise enters the season finale Tour Championship sitting in 21st place in the FedExCup standings. Wise has put together a fabulous season on tour in 2018, winning his first career title at the AT&T Bryon Nelson back in May and providing two additional top-five performances throughout the year. The 22-year-old will be making his... Read More

1 year ago

Kyle Stanley Falters On Monday At BMW Championship

Kyle Stanley stood at eight-under par after three rounds at Aronimink Golf Club, but a three-over par 73 during his final round on Monday capsized him into a share of 45th place. Most of the trouble during Stanley's fourth-round performance came on the greens, where he lost 3.804 strokes compared to the field. Despite the... Read More

1 year ago

Jordan Spieth Has Bubble Burst Before Atlanta

Jordan Spieth's failure to make the Tour Championship is perhaps one of the most surprising things to happen in 2018. Unfortunately for Spieth, the inability to make it to East Lake may also carry some financial repercussions or possibly even worse consequences. Based on the "Strength of Field Regulation," players are required to add a... Read More

1 year ago

Chez Reavie Just Misses Out On Tour Championship

Chez Reavie was unable to make it to the season-ending Tour Championship, ultimately finishing 34th overall in the FedExCup standings. Reavie's 34th place finish was rather impressive for a few reasons. For starters, he wasn't able to capture a title during the 2018 season and still almost found his way to East Lake. But even... Read More

1 year ago


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