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Travelers Championship Has Elite Field Featuring McIlroy, Spieth, Day

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 22 / 17

The PGA Tour Travelers Championship got underway today at TPC River Highlands in Connecticut, where Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth will compete "for the first time." Jason Day "returns for the first time in three years, giving the tournament three players ranked in the top half-dozen in the wo...

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