"Jordan has quickly become one of golf’s biggest stars,” said Nathan Grube, Travelers Championship Tournament director. “With the leadership and direction of Travelers, we’re committed to bringing the best players in the world to Connecticut. Having Jordan here for the first time definitely adds a level of excitement to our tournament."
Spieth is a nine-time PGA Tour winner and was named the Tour's player of the year in 2015.
He also spent 26 weeks at the top of the golf rankings.
The Travelers Championship is set for June 19 through June 25 at the TPC River Highlands in Cromwell.
For more information, including tickets, head to the tournament's website here.
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In this May 24, 2010, photo provided by ESPN, sportscaster Chris Berman stands with his wife, Katherine, upon receiving his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. (Scott Clarke/ESPN Images via AP)
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