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Rickie Fowler, left, and Phil Mickelson look on (Credit: Getty Images)

Rickie Fowler, left, and Phil Mickelson look on from the first tee during the final round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky, on Aug. 10, 2014.

U.S. Ryder Cup team 2014

A look at the 12 American golfers who qualified for the 2014 Ryder Cup. Team USA will challenge the Rory McIlroy-led Team Europe at Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, Scotland from Sept. 23-29. U.S. (Season statistics through events of Aug. 10, 2014.)

1. Bubba Watson

Bubba Watson Ryder Cup points: 6,930.038 2014 PGA
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Bubba Watson
Ryder Cup points: 6,930.038
2014 PGA season: 2 wins, 7 top-10 finishes, 69.807 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Third appearance (2010, 2012). 3-5 overall, 0-2 singles, 0-2 foursomes, 3-1 fourballs, 3 total points won.

2. Rickie Fowler

Rickie Fowler Ryder Cup points: 6,733.253 2014 PGA
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Rickie Fowler
Ryder Cup points: 6,733.253
2014 PGA season: 0 wins, 7 top-10 finishes, 70.487 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Second appearance (2010). 0-1-2, 0-0-1 singles, 0-0-1 foursomes, 0-1 fourballs, 1 total point won.

3. Jim Furyk

Jim Furyk Ryder Cup points: 6,707.694 2014 PGA
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Jim Furyk
Ryder Cup points: 6,707.694
2014 PGA season: 0 wins, 8 top-10 finishes, 69.361 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Ninth appearance (1997, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012). 9-17-4 overall, 4-3-1 singles, 4-6-2 foursomes, 1-8-1 fourballs, 11 total points won.

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4. Jimmy Walker

Jimmy Walker Ryder Cup points: 6,111.405 2014 PGA
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Jimmy Walker
Ryder Cup points: 6,111.405
2014 PGA season: 3 wins, 9 top-10 finishes, 69.739 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: First appearance.

5. Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson Ryder Cup points: 5,510.338 2014 PGA
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Phil Mickelson
Ryder Cup points: 5,510.338
2014 PGA season: 0 wins, 1 top-10 finish, 70.037 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Tenth appearance (1995, 1997, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012). 14-18-6 overall, 4-5-1 singles, 4-5-4 foursomes, 6-8-2 fourballs, 17 total points won.

6. Matt Kuchar

Matt Kuchar Ryder Cup points: 5,114.665 2014 PGA
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Matt Kuchar
Ryder Cup points: 5,114.665
2014 PGA season: 1 win, 10 top-10 finishes, 69.343 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Third appearance (2010, 2012). 3-2-2 overall, 0-2 singles, 1-0 foursomes, 2-0-2 fourballs, 4 total points won.

7. Jordan Spieth

Jordan Spieth Ryder Cup points: 4,835.827 2014 PGA
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Jordan Spieth
Ryder Cup points: 4,835.827
2014 PGA season: 0 wins, 7 top-10 finishes, 69.875 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: First appearance.

8. Patrick Reed

Patrick Reed Ryder Cup points: 3,650.227 2014 PGA
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Patrick Reed
Ryder Cup points: 3,650.227
2014 PGA season: 2 wins, 3 top-10 finishes, 70.648 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: First appearance.

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9. Zach Johnson

Zach Johnson Ryder Cup points: 3,568.694 2014 PGA
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Zach Johnson
Ryder Cup points: 3,568.694
2014 PGA season: 1 win, 5 top-10 finishes, 70.129 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Fourth appearance (2006, 2010, 2012). 6-4-1 overall, 2-1 singles, 3-2-1 foursomes, 1-1 fourballs, 6.5 total points won.

10. KEEGAN BRADLEY

Keegan Bradley Ryder Cup points: 3,324.698 (Captain's pick)
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Keegan Bradley
Ryder Cup points: 3,324.698 (Captain's pick)
2014 PGA season: 0 wins, 6 top-10 finishes, 70.031 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Second appearance (2012). 3-1 overall, 0-1 singles.

11. HUNTER MAHAN

Hunter Mahan Ryder Cup points: 2,346.356 (Captain's pick)
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Hunter Mahan
Ryder Cup points: 2,346.356 (Captain's pick)
2014 PGA season: 1 win, 6 top-10 finishes, 70.443 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Third appearance (2008, 2010). 3-2-3 record.

12. WEBB SIMPSON

Webb Simpson Ryder Cup points: 3,155.570 (Captain's pick)
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Webb Simpson
Ryder Cup points: 3,155.570 (Captain's pick)
2014 PGA season: 1 win, 9 top-10 finishes, 70.092 scoring average.
Ryder Cup history: Second appearance (2012). 2-2 overall.

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