D’Amato: Stricker, Kelly are top ‘rookies’

Steve Stricker is caught between two tours, and it’s not a bad place to be.

The Madison resident will become eligible to play on the PGA Tour Champions when he turns 50 on Feb. 23. One gambling website gave him the third-best odds to lead the 2017 money list; he trailed only Bernhard Langer and Colin Montgomerie.