Chris Baker

Chris Baker

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 170 (77 kg)
Age: 34 (March 01, 1986)
Birthplace: Seymour, Indiana
Residence: Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Family: Single

Education: Iowa State University (2008, Marketing and Management)
Special Interests: Snowboarding, fishing, hunting, yoga
Turned Professional: 2008
City plays from: Jacksonville Beach, FL, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 50 from 2019 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


International Victories (1):
2010 Moroccan Golf Classic.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

63 - 2020 Wyndham Championship (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#146 : 2020 Mayakoba Golf Classic

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#363 : 2017 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard

Career Largest Paycheck:

$78,400 : 2020 Wyndham Championship (Finished 20)

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 19 53 1 9 10 $270,300
2021 1 2 1
2020 17 49 1 9 8 163 $270,300
2016 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Personal


  • Has one sister, Cassie.
  • Parents lived on a nine-hole course, which made it conducive for him to take up the game. Dad would pick him up from grade school and they would head straight to the golf course.
  • Favorite courses are Whispering Pines, TPC Sawgrass and Hickory Hills Golf Club. Favorite college teams are Iowa State and Indiana University and pro teams are the Indianapolis Colts and Indiana Pacers. Peyton Manning, Reggie Miller and Andrew Luck are hi
  • Would like to trade places with someone in the military. "Would never be able to keep up but would just like to see how they work day in and day out."
  • Bucket list includes visiting all 50 states and traveling the world.
  • Would like to be featured in Entrepreneur Magazine. "It would be awesome to develop and successfully run a small business," he says.