• Jason Day, of Australia, holds up the winner's trophy after winning The Barclays golf tournament Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Day wins The Barclays in another runaway

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jason Day, so poor as a kid that he shopped at a store where he stuffed as much used clothing as he could into a bag for $5, is trying not to think about the potential of a $10 million bonus for winning the FedEx Cup. That’s still four weeks away.

  • Jason Day, of Australia, kisses the winner's trophy after winning The Barclays golf tournament Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Day wins in a blowout at Barclays

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers that golf really isn’t this easy.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, center, stops to take a photograph with Jim Tranz, of Port Charlotte, Fla., as he walks with a crowd during the final round of play at The Barclays golf tournament Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Trump makes an appearance at Barclays

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jim Herman played in the group in front of Tiger Woods last week on the PGA Tour, giving him a little experience in coping with gallery noise behind him. Sunday at The Barclays was slightly different. It wasn’t the size of the gallery, it was one person.

  • Sangmoon Bae, of South Korea, watches his tee shot on the seventh hole during the third round of The Barclays golf tournament Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Bae tied for lead at Barclays as military service looms

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Bae Sang-moon is making the most of his final weeks before he starts mandatory military service in South Korea.

  • Jordan Spieth reacts to his missed putt on the 18th hole during the second round of play at The Barclays golf tournament Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Spieth loses No. 1 ranking with missed cut

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — By the end of the week, Jordan Spieth might be No. 1 in just one major category — the PGA Tour money list. He has earned just under $10.4 million this year, so missing the cut at The Barclays is not likely to keep him up at night.

  • A week after father’s death, Ryan Palmer in contention

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — In what is supposed to be a chaotic chase for big money in the FedEx Cup, Ryan Palmer is finding a small measure of solace on the golf course.

  • Jordan Spieth yells after hitting his drive on the fifth tee into the crowd during the second round of play at The Barclays golf tournament Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Zach Johnson in 3-way tie at Barclays

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jordan Spieth lost out on a chance to play the weekend at The Barclays.

  • Jordan Spieth lines up a putt during the first round of The Barclays golf tournament, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (Chris Pedota/Northjersey.com via AP)

    Spieth tries to make the cut and stay No. 1

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — In his first tournament at No. 1 in the world, Jordan Spieth posted his worst score in three months with a 74.

  • Jordan Spieth hits a tee shot on the 12th hole during the first round of play at The Barclays golf tournament Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Spieth stumbles out of the blocks at Barclays

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — The start of the FedEx Cup playoffs brought out the worst score from Jordan Spieth in three months.

  • Brooks Koepka tees off on the third hole during the second round of the Wyndham Championship golf tournament at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Rob Brown)

    The race for $10 million gets under way at Plainfield

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) — The points are slightly different for the FedEx Cup playoffs. The principle remains unchanged.