Sport Patrick Rodgers takes 2-stroke lead in John Deere Classic

03:15  15 july  2017
03:15  15 july  2017 Source:   Associated Press

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(AP) — Patrick Rodgers shot a 7-under 64 on Friday to take a two -shot lead after the second round of the John Deere Classic . Rodgers had eight birdies and a bogey to finish at 13-under 129 at TPC Deere Run.

Patrick Rodgers shot a 7-under 64 to take a two -shot lead after the second round of the John Deere Classic . July 14, 2017, at 7:44 p.m.

Chad Campbell hits his second shot on the 17th hole during the second-round of the John Deere Classic golf tournament Friday, July 14, 2017, in Silvis, Ill. (Todd Mizener/QCOnline.com via AP) © The Associated Press Chad Campbell hits his second shot on the 17th hole during the second-round of the John Deere Classic golf tournament Friday, July 14, 2017, in Silvis, Ill. (Todd Mizener/QCOnline.com via AP)

SILVIS, Ill. — Patrick Rodgers shot a 7-under 64 on Friday to take a two-shot lead after the second round of the John Deere Classic.

Rodgers had eight birdies and a bogey to finish at 13-under 129 at TPC Deere Run. Finishing on the front nine, he had five birdies in a seven-hole stretch before closing with a bogey on the par-4 ninth.

Bryson DeChambeau was second after a 65.

Local favorite Zach Johnson, the 2012 winner, had a 67 to join Charles Howell III, the co-leader after the first round, at 10 under. Howell followed his opening 63 with a 69.

Kevin Tway (63), Chesson Hadley (64), Chad Campbell (68) and J.J. Henry (64) were 9 under. Tway had nine birdies in a 10-hole stretch en route to the best round of the day. Hadley is coming off a victory Sunday in the Web.com Tour event in New York.

Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson shot a 70 to make the cut at 3 under, as did Davis Love III (68).

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