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Sarazen

Gene, original name Eugenio Saraceni. 1902--99, US golfer; won seven major tournaments between 1922 and 1935
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When his caddie just stood there and didn't go after the errant ball, Sarazen waded into the grass and started prodding around with his club.
Only Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods have won all four Major titles in their careers - an exclusive club Mickelson now has the chance to join.
The 32-year-old said he feels refreshed after three weeks off and is "itching" to return to competition, especially with the chance to join Bobby Jones (twice), Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Lee Trevino, Tom Watson and Woods as the only men to win the US Open and Open Championship in the same year.
Walter Hagen lifted the USPGA Championship in 1924, 1925, 1926 and 1927, while Gene Sarazen triumphed at the Miami Open in 1926, 1928, 1929 and 1930 (the 1927 tournament was moved forward a month to 1928).
The tunnel of ancient magnolias leading to the clubhouse hung over me like all the giants of golf that then crossed my mind--Hogan to Hagen and Snead to Sarazen, Palmer and Nicklaus.
The MingleStick adds a whole new dimension to business networking," says John Sarazen, Vice President of Sales and Operations for Instant Connections.
This is a newexperience but I did play a few European Tour events in the early/mid 90s but the closest event I would think that comes close to this in terms of size is the Sarazen World Open which I played in the States.
In 1935 Gene Sarazen hit the famous 'shot heard 'round the world' scoring a double eagle on the par 5 15th hole, tying Craig Wood and forcing a playoff.
Designed by Toronto artists Jack Gibney and Phil Sarazen, and inspired by objects from the ROMs collections--a sabre-toothed mammal, the head of Queen Nefertiti, a Chinese two-headed bird, and more--the stands lining Queen's Park serve double duty as unique decorative sculptures.
The youngest is Gene Sarazen, the 1922 matchplay winner at age 20.
It is fairly well agreed that the first man to use a sand wedge in competitive golf was Gene Sarazen.
GOLF'S MAJOR WINNERS: 18 Jack Nicklaus, 11 Walter Hagen, 10 Tiger Woods, 9 Ben Hogan, Gary Player, 8 Tom Watson, 7 Harry Vardon, Bobby Jones, Gene Sarazen, Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer, 6 Lee Trevino, Nick Faldo BREAKDOWN OF MAJOR WINS (Masters, US Open, Open, US PGA, Total) Nicklaus: 6, 4, 3, 5, 18; Hagen: 0, 2, 4, 5, 11; Woods: 4, 2, 2, 2, 10; Hogan: 2, 4, 1, 2, 9; Player: 3, 1, 3, 2, 9; Watson: 2, 1, 5, 0, 8; Vardon: 0, 1, 6, 0, 7; Jones: 0, 4, 3, 0, 7; Sarazen: 1, 2, 1, 3, 7; Snead: 3, 0, 1, 3, 7; Palmer: 4, 1, 2, 0, 7; Trevino: 0, 2, 2, 2, 6; Faldo: 3, 0, 3, 0, 6