Nephew of the legendary Sam Snead, who passed away in 2002
Was an excellent all-around athlete as a youngster, winning all-state honors in three sports. Spent nearly four years playing baseball in the Washington Senators' farm system before becoming a professional golfer in 1964
Biggest thrill of his career was his first TOUR victory, in Tucson
Lists Bob Knight and Ted Williams as his heroes
Biggest thrill outside of golf was when Williams gave him a baseball glove at age 11
Favorite golf course is Cypress Point
Enjoys reading Louis L'Amour novels.
PGA TOUR Victories (8)
1971 Tucson Open Invitational, Doral-Eastern Open Invitational
1972 IVB-Philadelphia Golf Classic
1975 Andy Williams-San Diego Open Invitational
1976 Andy Williams-San Diego Open Invitational, Kaiser International Open Invitational
1981 Southern Open
1987 Manufacturers Hanover Westchester Classic
PGA TOUR Champions Victories (4)
1993 Vantage At The Dominion
1995 Royal Caribbean Classic, Ford Senior Players Championship
2002 Greater Baltimore Classic
PGA TOUR Champions (2)
1973 Australian Open.
1980 Jerry Ford Invitational [co-winner].
Finished sixth in the Legends Division of the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf with Dave Eichelberger in April.