RANKING THE 2010 US OPEN FIELD

Here is every player in the U.S. Open field according to my 2-year rankings.

Average scores from June 12th, 2008- June 13th, 2010 across PGA, EPGA and Nationwide Tours. Column headers should be Rank-Player-Zscore-Rounds-Standard Deviation.

1 Tiger Woods -1.061 87 0.869
2 Tom Watson -0.760 12 0.782
3 Steve Stricker -0.670 159 0.963
4 Jim Furyk -0.641 175 0.875
5 Lee Westwood -0.586 190 0.927
6 Phil Mickelson -0.570 160 0.953
7 Paul Casey -0.524 153 0.902
8 Camilo Villegas -0.484 181 0.890
9 Hunter Mahan -0.480 184 0.932
10 Padraig Harrington -0.479 175 0.902
11 Anthony Kim -0.476 171 0.970
12 Robert Allenby -0.474 194 0.879
13 Zach Johnson -0.469 175 0.904
14 Ernie Els -0.468 200 0.905
15 Luke Donald -0.456 157 0.870
16 Sergio Garcia -0.454 182 0.892
17 Retief Goosen -0.452 184 0.942
18 Tim Clark -0.413 193 0.875
19 Rory McIlroy -0.412 186 0.864
20 Matt Kuchar -0.412 163 0.859
21 Martin Kaymer -0.397 176 0.841
22 David Toms -0.394 169 0.831
23 Kenny Perry -0.394 181 0.978
24 Francesco Molinari -0.390 195 0.796
25 Geoff Ogilvy -0.389 166 0.965
26 Nick Watney -0.384 192 0.905
27 Sean O’Hair -0.378 164 0.911
28 Ian Poulter -0.373 155 0.971
29 Lucas Glover -0.348 177 0.945
30 Graeme McDowell -0.345 186 0.861
31 Kevin Na -0.344 182 0.967
32 Dustin Johnson -0.342 166 0.946
33 Steve Marino -0.339 209 0.886
34 Scott Verplank -0.337 172 0.861
35 Soren Hansen -0.334 182 0.863
36 Ben Crane -0.328 181 0.865
37 Robert Karlsson -0.321 134 0.925
38 K.J. Choi -0.318 166 0.880
39 Stephen Ames -0.310 158 0.872
40 Vijay Singh -0.309 139 0.898
41 Charl Schwartzel -0.307 185 0.912
42 Peter Hanson -0.307 177 0.809
43 Angel Cabrera -0.303 151 0.927
44 Justin Leonard -0.288 179 0.867
45 Bo Van Pelt -0.288 210 0.950
46 Mike Weir -0.286 175 0.985
47 Ross Fisher -0.285 169 0.933
48 Ben Curtis -0.283 156 0.936
49 Davis Love III -0.282 162 0.930
50 John Senden -0.282 202 0.849
51 Henrik Stenson -0.280 166 1.012
52 Stewart Cink -0.262 161 0.836
53 Brian Gay -0.258 204 0.945
54 Thongchai Jaidee -0.237 188 0.824
55 Michael Sim -0.235 131 0.991
56 Soren Kjeldsen -0.230 185 0.909
57 Jason Dufner -0.229 185 0.904
58 Y.E. Yang -0.222 190 0.933
59 Alvaro Quiros -0.222 182 1.037
60 Tom Lehman -0.216 83 0.769
61 Louis Oosthuizen -0.206 167 0.915
62 Brandt Snedeker -0.201 176 0.949
63 Miguel Angel Jimenez -0.197 192 0.972
64 Heath Slocum -0.182 197 0.884
65 Rory Sabbatini -0.172 196 0.989
66 Ryan Moore -0.172 163 1.039
67 Bob Estes -0.149 170 0.913
68 Oliver Wilson -0.146 168 0.915
69 Adam Scott -0.146 149 1.026
70 Jerry Kelly -0.143 185 0.918
71 Simon Dyson -0.138 200 0.878
72 Brian Davis -0.130 207 0.896
73 Brendon de Jonge -0.126 214 0.862
74 J.J. Henry -0.126 209 0.901
75 Aaron Baddeley -0.107 147 0.996
76 John Rollins -0.093 187 0.982
77 Ricky Barnes -0.089 177 0.941
78 Hiroyuki Fujita -0.088 12 0.881
79 Toru Taniguchi -0.076 8 0.581
80 Marc Leishman -0.072 200 0.935
81 Rhys Davies -0.063 89 1.057
82 Gareth Maybin -0.048 168 0.899
83 Paul Goydos -0.044 164 1.137
84 John Mallinger -0.022 169 1.010
85 Stuart Appleby -0.022 183 0.882
86 Ryo Ishikawa -0.014 39 1.030
87 Russell Henley -0.010 4 0.917
88 Shaun Micheel -0.007 101 0.914
89 Seung-yul Noh -0.002 54 1.015
90 Ross McGowan -0.002 168 0.969
91 Alex Cejka 0.006 172 1.023
92 Derek Lamely 0.008 116 1.035
93 Edoardo Molinari 0.012 101 0.807
94 Charles Warren 0.033 130 0.945
95 Kent Jones 0.037 149 0.903
96 Yuta Ikeda 0.037 25 0.872
97 Trevor Immelman 0.053 127 0.913
98 Harrison Frazar 0.054 171 0.892
99 Chris Stroud 0.057 175 1.050
100 James Morrison 0.062 38 1.159
101 Rafael Cabrera Bello 0.094 150 0.972
102 Mikko Ilonen 0.102 147 0.940
103 Arjun Atwal 0.107 117 0.955
104 Matt Bettencourt 0.113 199 1.027
105 Steve Wheatcroft 0.132 149 0.954
106 Rich Barcelo 0.135 155 0.923
107 Craig Barlow 0.153 109 0.929
108 Mathias Gronberg 0.163 155 1.112
109 Gary Boyd 0.214 44 0.855
110 Jason Gore 0.220 173 0.936
111 Paul Sheehan 0.227 36 0.931
112 Rafa Echenique 0.258 159 1.020
113 Jason Allred 0.281 48 0.893
114 Steve Allan 0.285 108 0.945
115 Gregory Havret 0.293 156 0.937
116 David Frost 0.297 85 0.952
117 Daniel Summerhays 0.305 147 1.080
118 Jean-Francois Lucquin 0.322 180 1.042
119 David Duval 0.340 117 1.090
120 Jim Herman 0.350 144 0.978
121 Fred Funk 0.361 26 0.925
122 Gary Woodland 0.371 77 0.994
123 Erik Compton 0.400 38 0.946
124 Azuma Yano 0.416 12 1.159
125 Terry Pilkadaris 0.438 90 1.044
126 Rikard Karlberg 0.442 2 1.312
127 Kent Eger 0.443 2 0.055
128 Pablo Martin 0.461 160 1.130
129 Eric Axley 0.481 145 1.180
130 Byeong-Hun An 0.498 12 0.725
131 Deane Pappas 0.507 36 1.042
132 Matthew Richardson 0.673 25 1.176
133 Michael Campbell 0.684 98 1.234
134 Ben Martin 0.759 4 1.208
135 Kaname Yokoo 0.760 4 0.961
136 Hugo Leon 1.087 5 1.222
137 Erick Justesen 1.146 2 0.111
138 Travis Hampshire 1.442 2 0.440
139 Ty Tryon 1.544 4 1.346
140 Bennett Blakeman #N/A #N/A
141 Joseph Bramlett #N/A #N/A
142 Jon Curran #N/A #N/A
143 Bobby Gates #N/A #N/A
144 Morgan Hoffmann #DIV/0! 0 #DIV/0!
145 Yun-Gi Kim #N/A #N/A
146 Scott Langley #N/A #N/A
147 Alex Martin #N/A #N/A
148 Daniel McCarthy #N/A #N/A
149 Blaine Peffley #N/A #N/A
150 Kevin Phelan #N/A #N/A
151 Jason Preeo #N/A #N/A
152 Andrew Putnam #N/A #N/A
153 Mark Silvers #N/A #N/A
154 Jerry Smith #DIV/0! 0 #DIV/0!
155 Hudson Swafford #N/A #N/A

There are certainly other factors to consider, but I think this is a strong indication of each player’s relative strength.

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