PGA Championship 2019: PGA expert picks to win at Bethpage Black The GOLF.com PGA expert picks to win are in. Tiger Woods is the favorite but there’s plenty of firepower heading to the Black Course at Bethpage State Park. The 101st PGA Championship begins on Thursday. PGA expert picks to win Jessica Marksbury, multimedia editor (@Jess_Marksbury): Brooks Koepka. The dude has either won or finished second in three of the last four majors, and he’s placed no worse than T13 in eight of the last nine he’s played.