Watch live as Tom Watson unveils his captain's picks
Watch live coverage Tuesday night at 7 p.m. ET as Tom Watson announces his captain's picks to fill out the 12-man U.S. Ryder Cup team roster.
On Tuesday at 7 p.m., 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson will announce his three Captain's Picks to fill out the 12-man roster for the matches, Sept. 26-28, at Gleneagles in Perthshire, Scotland.
The event will air live from NBC's famous Studio 8H, the home of "Saturday Night Live" in New York City. Golf Channel will provide live coverage and there will also be a live stream on RyderCup.com. You can also follow @PGA_com on Twitter for live updates from the press conference.
The nine players who automatically qualified for the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup team based on accumulated points from the 2013 majors and events in 2014 ending at the PGA Championship were (in order):
1. Bubba Watson
2. Rickie Fowler
3. Jim Furyk
4. Jimmy Walker
5. Phil Mickelson
6. Matt Kuchar
7. Jordan Spieth
8. Patrick Reed
9. Zach Johnson
In anticipation of the big announcement, there is also a contest going on where fans have the opportunity to be entered for a chance to win a dream trip for two to the 2014 Ryder Cup.
A first-of-its-kind social media engagement program, #MyCaptainsPicks asks fans to choose the three players they think Watson will pick to complete the team. Fans 18 and over can make their predictions on MyCaptainsPicks.com through Sept. 2. Visit RyderCup.com to also see picks from celebrities, as they share their passion for golf.
Fan entries with all three picks exactly matching Watson's selections will be entered into a drawing for the grand prize of a once-in-a-lifetime trip for two to the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in Scotland including: Two 2014 Ryder Cup tickets for the climate-controlled Harris Pavilion (Sept. 23-28); complimentary roundtrip airfare for two to Scotland; five nights of accommodations at the Hilton Glasgow; a limited-edition United States Ryder Cup Team shirt; a round of golf at a premier golf course in Scotland; a new set of golf clubs from Adams Golf; and a $50 per-person, per-day Ryder Cup food and beverage credit.
Fans may vote multiple times through Sept. 2 at 12 a.m. ET, but only their last entry will count towards the sweepstakes. The winner will be selected in a random drawing on Sept. 3.