PGA Championship, Field

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) The 156-man field for the 98th PGA Championship, to be played July 28-31 at Baltusrol Golf Club. Players listed in the first category for which they are eligible:

PGA CHAMPIONS: Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Jason Dufner, Keegan Bradley, Martin Kaymer, Y.E. Yang, Padraig Harrington, Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh, Shaun Micheel, Rich Beem, David Toms, John Daly.

MASTERS CHAMPIONS (5 years): Danny Willett, Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson, Adam Scott.

U.S. OPEN CHAMPIONS (5 years): Dustin Johnson, Justin Rose, Webb Simpson.

BRITISH OPEN CHAMPIONS (5 years): Henrik Stenson, Zach Johnson, Ernie Els.

2016 SENIOR PGA CHAMPION: Rocco Mediate.

TOP 15 AND TIES FROM THE 2015 PGA CHAMPIONSHIP: Branden Grace, Brooks Koepka, Anirban Lahiri, George Coetzee, Matt Kuchar, Tony Finau, Robert Streb, Russell Henley, David Lingmerth, Brandt Snedeker, Brendan Steele.

TOP 20 FROM THE 2016 PGA PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP: Rich Berberian, Mark Brown, Omar Uresti, Josh Speight, Rod Perry, Wyatt Worthington, Matt Dobyns, Michael Block, Joe Summerhays, Ryan Helminen, Tommy Sharp, Ben Polland, Mitch Lowe, Brad Lardon, Rob Labritz, Johan Kok, Brian Gaffney, Rick Schuller, Brad Ott, David Muttitt.

TOP 70 PLAYERS IN PGA POINTS (Official PGA Tour earnings from the 2015 Bridgestone Invitational and Barracuda Championship through the 2016 British Open and Barbasol Championship): Rickie Fowler, Patrick Reed, Daniel Berger, Kevin Chappell, Hideki Matsuyama, Justin Thomas, Scott Piercy, Kevin Na, Russell Knox, Kevin Kisner, William McGirt, Sergio Garcia, J.B. Holmes, Shane Lowry, Charley Hoffman, Bill Haas, Charl Schwartzel, Graeme McDowell, Smylie Kaufman, Harris English, Danny Lee, Louis Oosthuizen, Emiliano Grillo, Jim Herman, Paul Casey, James Hahn, Fabian Gomez, Jim Furyk, Charles Howell III, Jon Curran, Kyle Reifers, Gary Woodland, Jamie Lovemark, Daniel Summerhays, Ryan Moore, Colt Knost, Jimmy Walker, Roberto Castro, Jason Bohn, Ryan Palmer, Bryce Molder, Aaron Baddeley, Kevin Streelman, Si Woo Kim, Brian Stuard, Vaughn Taylor, Chris Kirk, Billy Hurley III, Patton Kizzire.

PLAYING MEMBERS OF 2014 RYDER CUP TEAMS (provided they are among the top 100 in the world ranking): Jamie Donaldson, Victor Dubuisson, Lee Westwood,

PGA TOUR WINNERS SINCE THE 2015 PGA Championship: Peter Malnati, Greg Chalmers.

SPECIAL EXEMPTIONS: Darren Clarke, Byeong Hun An, Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Rafa Cabrera-Bello, Luke Donald, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Marcus Fraser, Tyrrell Hatton, Scott Hend, Yuta Ikeda, Thongchai Jaidee, Matt Jones, Rikard Karlberg, K.T. Kim, Soren Kjeldsen, Soomin Lee, Marc Leishman, Joost Luiten, Francesco Molinari, Alex Noren, Thorbjorn Olesen, Thomas Pieters, Andy Sullivan, Hideto Tanihara, Jeunghun Wang, Bernd Wiesberger, Chris Wood, Gregory Bourdy, Kristoffer Broberg, K.J. Choi, Nicolas Colsaerts, Bradley Dredge, Ross Fisher, Billy Horschel, Andrew Johnston, Shingo Katayama, Jason Kokrak, Troy Merritt, James Morrison, John Senden, Younghan Song, Brandon Stone, Steve Stricker.

BELOW TOP 70 IN PGA POINTS TO FILL THE FIELD: Freddie Jacobson, Cameron Tringale, Zac Blair, Harold Varner III.

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ALTERNATE LIST: Jonas Blixt, Alex Cejka, Scott Brown, Brian Harman, Spencer Levin, Jason Gore, Sean O'Hair, Patrick Rodgers.

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