PGA Tour FedEx Cup points breakdown going into the Tour Championship

1 of 7 Mike Ehrmann/SI (Baddeley); Michale J.LeBrech/1 Deuce 3 Photography/SI (Mickelson, Choi, Sabbatini); Fred Vuich/SI (Woods, Stricker)
Pick Six Six players have a mathematical chance of winning the FedEx Cup: Tiger Woods, Steve Stricker, Phil Mickelson, Rory Sabbatini, K.J. Choi and Aaron Baddeley (sort of). Here is what needs to happen for each player to win.
2 of 7 Mike Ehrmann/SI
Player: Tiger Woods Current standing: first Total Points: 112,733 Best Finish at East Lake G.C.: Runner-up (2000, 2004, 2005) • With a 3,133-point lead, Woods will win the FedEx Cup if he wins the Tour Championship. • If Woods comes in second at the Tour Championship, and anyone other than Steve Stricker wins, Woods wins the Cup. • Woods can also win the Cup if he comes in solo third and neither Stricker nor Mickelson wins the Tour Championship.
3 of 7 Fred Vuich/SI
Player: Steve Stricker Current standing: second Total Points: 109,600 Best Finish at East Lake G.C.: T5th (1998) • If Stricker wins the Tour Championship, he wins the FedEx Cup. • If Stricker comes in solo second at the Tour Championship, he can still win the Cup if Woods does not finish better than fourth and Mickelson does not win.
4 of 7 Fred Vuich/SI
Player: Phil Mickelson Current standing: third Total Points: 108,613 Best Finish at East Lake G.C.: Winner (2000) • In order to win the FedEx Cup, Mickelson has to win the Tour Championship and Woods must finish lower than solo second. • If Woods finishes runner-up to Mickelson, Woods would win the FedEx Cup by 20 points.
5 of 7 Fred Vuich/SI
Player: Rory Sabbatini Current standing: fourth Total Points: 103,588 Best Finish at East Lake G.C.: T10th (2004) • For Sabbatini to win the FedEx Cup, he must win the Tour Championship, Woods must finish worse than a two-way tie for 13th, Stricker worse than a two-way tie for second, and Mickelson worse than solo second.
6 of 7 Mike Ehrmann/SI
Player: K.J. Choi Current standing: fifth Total Points: 103,100 Best Finish at East Lake G.C.: T9th (2002) • Choi wins the FedEx Cup if he wins the Tour Championship, Woods finishes 22nd or worse, Stricker finishes fourth or worse and Mickelson finishes worse than a two-way tie for second.
7 of 7 Mike Ehrmann/SI
Player: Aaron Baddeley Current standing: sixth Total Points: 102,800 Best Finish at East Lake G.C.: first appearance • Baddeley wins the FedEx Cup if he wins the Tour Championship, Mickelson finishes worse than a two-way tie for second, Stricker worse than third and Woods gets hit by a bus (or withdraws or skips the event).