1974 PGA Tour

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The 1974 PGA Tour season was played from January 3 to November 3. The season consisted of 44 official money events. Johnny Miller won the most tournaments, eight, including the first three events. There were 10 first-time winners. The tournament results and award winners are listed below.

Tournament results[edit]

The following table shows all the official money events for the 1974 season. "Date" is the ending date of the tournament. The numbers in parentheses after the winners' names are the number of wins they had on the tour up to and including that event. Majors are shown in bold.

Date Tournament Location Winner Score 1st prize ($)
Jan 6 Bing Crosby National Pro-Am California United States Johnny Miller (4) 208 (–8) 27,750
Jan 13 Phoenix Open Arizona United States Johnny Miller (5) 271 (–13) 30,000
Jan 20 Dean Martin Tucson Open Arizona United States Johnny Miller (6) 272 (–16) 30,000
Jan 27 Andy Williams-San Diego Open Invitational California United States Bobby Nichols (10) 275 (–13) 34,000
Feb 3 Hawaiian Open Hawaii United States Jack Nicklaus (53) 271 (–17) 44,000
Feb 10 Bob Hope Desert Classic California United States Hubert Green (4) 341 (–19) 32,048
Feb 17 Glen Campbell-Los Angeles Open California United States Dave Stockton (7) 276 (–8) 30,000
Feb 24 Jackie Gleason-Inverrary Classic Florida United States Leonard Thompson (1) 278 (–10) 52,000
Mar 3 Florida Citrus Open Florida United States Jerry Heard (4) 273 (–15) 30,000
Mar 10 Doral-Eastern Open Florida United States Bud Allin (3) 272 (–16) 30,000
Mar 17 Greater Jacksonville Open Florida United States Hubert Green (5) 276 (–12) 30,000
Mar 24 Sea Pines Heritage Classic South Carolina United States Johnny Miller (7) 276 (–8) 40,000
Mar 31 Greater New Orleans Open Louisiana United States Lee Trevino (18) 267 (–21) 30,000
Apr 7 Greater Greensboro Open North Carolina New Zealand Bob Charles (6) 270 (–14) 44,066
Apr 14 Masters Tournament Georgia South Africa Gary Player (19) 278 (–10) 35,000
Apr 21 Monsanto Open Florida United States Lee Elder (1) 274 (–10) 30,045
Apr 28 Tallahassee Open Florida United States Allen Miller (1) 274 (–14) 18,000
Apr 28 Tournament of Champions California United States Johnny Miller (8) 280 (–8) 40,000
May 5 Byron Nelson Golf Classic Texas United States Bud Allin (4) 269 (–15) 30,045
May 12 Houston Open Texas United States Dave Hill (11) 276 (–12) 30,000
May 19 Colonial National Invitation Texas United States Rod Curl (1) 276 (–4) 50,000
May 26 Danny Thomas Memphis Classic Tennessee South Africa Gary Player (20) 273 (–15) 35,000
Jun 2 Kemper Open North Carolina United States Bob Menne (1) 270 (–18) 50,000
Jun 9 IVB-Philadelphia Golf Classic Pennsylvania United States Hubert Green (6) 271 (–17) 30,000
Jun 16 U.S. Open New York United States Hale Irwin (3) 287 (+7) 35,000
Jun 23 American Golf Classic Ohio United States Jim Colbert (4) 281 (+1) 34,000
Jun 30 Western Open Illinois United States Tom Watson (1) 287 (+3) 40,000
Jul 6 Greater Milwaukee Open Wisconsin United States Ed Sneed (2) 276 (–12) 26,000
Jul 13 British Open Scotland South Africa Gary Player (21) 282 (–2) 13,200
Jul 14 Quad Cities Open Iowa United States Dave Stockton (8) 271 (–13) 20,000
Jul 21 B.C. Open New York United States Richie Karl (1) 273 (–11) 30,000
Jul 28 Canadian Open Canada United States Bobby Nichols (11) 270 (–10) 40,000
Aug 4 Pleasant Valley Classic Massachusetts Mexico Victor Regalado (1) 278 (–6) 40,000
Aug 11 PGA Championship North Carolina United States Lee Trevino (19) 276 (–4) 45,000
Aug 18 Sammy Davis Jr.-Greater Hartford Open Connecticut United States Dave Stockton (9) 268 (–12) 40,000
Aug 25 Westchester Classic New York United States Johnny Miller (9) 269 (–19) 50,000
Sep 2 Tournament Players Championship Georgia United States Jack Nicklaus (54) 272 (–16) 50,000
Sep 8 Southern Open Georgia United States Forrest Fezler (1) 271 (–9) 20,000
Sep 15 World Open Golf Championship North Carolina United States Johnny Miller (10) 281 (–3) 60,000
Sep 22 Ohio Kings Island Open Ohio United States Miller Barber (9) 277 (–7) 30,000
Sep 29 Kaiser International Open Invitational California United States Johnny Miller (11) 271 (–17) 30,000
Oct 6 Sahara Invitational Nevada United States Al Geiberger (5) 273 (–11) 27,000
Oct 20 San Antonio Texas Open Texas United States Terry Diehl (1) 269 (–19) 25,000
Nov 3 Walt Disney World National Team Championship Florida United States Hubert Green (7)
United States Mac McLendon (1)
255 (–33) 25,000
(each)

Awards[edit]

Award Winner Country
Money winner Johnny Miller  United States
PGA Player of the Year Johnny Miller  United States
Scoring leader (Vardon Trophy) Lee Trevino  United States

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