The following is a list of the prize money up for grabs for professional golfers at the 2014 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am being played from Thursday, February 6, 2014, to Sunday, February 9, 2014, at Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California.
The 2014 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am will be played on three different golf courses, Pebble Beach Golf Links, Spyglass Hill Golf Course, and Monterey Peninsula Country Club, as foursomes rotate among the three beautiful golf courses during the tournament. Pebble Beach is always a fun tournament because the field includes famous amateurs mainly from the sports and entertainment fields.
Famous amateurs playing at Pebble Beach in 2014 include NFL quarterbacks, Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Alex Smith, plus New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick. Famous entertainers playing this year include Kid Rock, Don Cheadle, Kenny G, Joe Kernan (CNBC), Darius Rucker, Ray Romano, and Kurt Russell.
Tiger Woods is not playing at Pebble Beach this year, he is scheduled to play a private event for big upfront money at the Dehli Country Club in India this week. Phil Mickelson is playing Pebble Beach this year.
Phil Mickelson has already won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am four times. If Phil Mickelson wins this year he will tie Mark O'Meara for the most ever wins at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am with five. Sam Snead also won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am four times, while Jack Nicklaus and Johnny Miller each won three times (just this tournament, not total wins at Pebble Beach).
Tiger Woods has only won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am once (2000) in his career. Tiger Woods also won the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach in 2000. Tiger Woods has not played the Pebble Beach Pro-Am every year in his career. Phil Mickelson, who is from California, usually plays the Pebble Beach Pro-Am annually.
There will 156 professional golfers and 156 amateur golfers teeing it up for the first round of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Thursday.
Golf prize money up for grabs at 2014 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
The total prize money up for grabs at the 2014 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am is $6.6 million. That is up $100,000, or 1.5% from the $6.5 million that was paid out at Pebble Beach in 2013.
- Winner - $1.188 million
The winner of the 2014 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am will earn $1.188 million. That is up 1.5% from the $1.170 million that Brandt Snedeker earned for winning the tournament in 2013.
- Second Place - $712,500
The second place finisher at the 2014 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am will earn $712,500. That is up 1.5% from the $702,000 that Chris Kirk earned here in 2013 by coming in second.
- Third Place - $450,000 (estimate)
James Hahn, Kevin Stadler, and Jimmy Walker split $1.014 million (each earning $338,000) for tying for third place at the 2013 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Kevin Stalder just won the 2014 Phoenix Open, taking home the $1.116 million first place prize money.
- Fourth Place - $319,000 (estimate)
- Fifth Place - $261,000 (estimate)
- Sixth Place - $238,000
Sixth place is worth $238,000 in 2014, up $1.5% from the $234,000 that Australian James Day earned for his sixth place finish at last year's tournament. Some pundits are picking Jason Day to win this year. Only three non-Americans, Vijay Singh in 2004, Brett Ogle in 1993, and Bruce Crampton in 1965, have ever won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.