The 20 golfers who won their PGA Tour Champions debuts
Lefty won his first time out on the senior circuit, becoming the 20th golfer to do so and the second this year.
In doing so, he joined a fraternity that includes Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Lanny Wadkins, and just last month, Jim Furyk.
Even Tiger Woods took notice.
“Playing unbelievable golf,” Woods said during his Wednesday news conference ahead of the BMW Championship near Chicago. “There’s no reason why he can’t win every event he plays out there. He’s got such a big advantage over the rest of the field just with sheer length.”
Here’s a look at Mickelson and the other 19 golfers to win their senior circuit debuts.