2013 Bridgestone Invitational betting odds: Tiger Woods big favorite

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Has Tiger struggled on the links recently? Yes, yes he has – but that doesn’t make him any less talented. Nor do his recent falters alter the fact that Woods has won at the Bridgestone Invitational course seven times during his illustrious career.

Heck, he’s only finished outside of the top 10 twice.

The betting odds headed into this weekend’s invite are overwhelmingly in his favor and honestly, the smart money is on him.

Favorite

Tiger Woods: 9-2

Other favorites

Phil Mickelson: 14-1
Adam Scott: 18-1

Fringe favorites

Brandt Snedeker: 25-1
Dustin Johnson: 25-1
Justin Rose: 25-1
Matt Kuchar: 25-1

Outside looking in

Hunter Mahan: 28-1
Lee Westwood: 28-1
Rory McIlroy: 28-1
Charl Schwartzel: 33-1
Jason Day: 33-1
Steve Stricker: 35-1

“Oh yeah, you’re playing!”

Bubba Watson: 40-1
Henrik Stenson: 40-1
Keegan Bradley: 40-1
Sergio Garcia: 40-1
Graham McDowell: 45-1

[Odds via CBSSports.com]