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The 1984 PGA Tour season was played from January 5 to October 30. The season consisted of 43 official money events. Denis Watson and Tom Watson won the most tournaments, three, and there were seven first-time winners. The tournament results, leaders, and award winners are listed below.

Tournament resultsEdit

The following table shows all the official money events for the 1984 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 8 Seiko-Tucson Match Play Championship Arizona   Tom Watson (34) 2&1 100,000
Jan 15 Bob Hope Classic California   John Mahaffey (7) 340 (−20) 72,000
Jan 22 Phoenix Open Arizona   Tom Purtzer (2) 268 (−16) 72,000
Jan 29 Isuzu-Andy Williams San Diego Open California   Gary Koch (4) 272 (−16) 72,000
Feb 5 Bing Crosby National Pro-Am California   Hale Irwin (16) 278 (−10) 72,000
Feb 12 Hawaiian Open Hawaii   Jack Renner (3) 271 (−17) 90,000
Feb 19 Los Angeles Open California   David Edwards (2) 279 (−5) 72,000
Mar 4 Honda Classic Florida   Bruce Lietzke (10) 280 (−8) 90,000
Mar 11 Doral-Eastern Open Florida   Tom Kite (6) 272 (−16) 72,000
Mar 18 Bay Hill Classic Florida   Gary Koch (5) 272 (−12) 72,000
Mar 25 USF&G Classic Louisiana   Bob Eastwood (1) 272 (−16) 72,000
Apr 1 Tournament Players Championship Florida   Fred Couples (2) 277 (−11) 144,000
Apr 8 Greater Greensboro Open North Carolina   Andy Bean (9) 280 (−8) 72,000
Apr 15 Masters Tournament Georgia   Ben Crenshaw (10) 277 (−11) 108,000
Apr 22 Sea Pines Heritage South Carolina   Nick Faldo (1) 270 (−14) 72,000
Apr 29 Houston Coca-Cola Open Texas   Corey Pavin (1) 274 (−10) 90,000
May 6 MONY Tournament of Champions California   Tom Watson (35) 274 (−14) 72,000
May 13 Byron Nelson Golf Classic Texas   Craig Stadler (8) 276 (−8) 90,000
May 20 Colonial National Invitation Texas   Peter Jacobsen (2) 270 (−10) 90,000
May 27 Memorial Tournament Ohio   Jack Nicklaus (72) 280 (−8) 90,000
Jun 3 Kemper Open Maryland   Greg Norman (1) 280 (−8) 72,000
Jun 10 Manufacturers Hanover Westchester Classic New York   Scott Simpson (2) 269 (−15) 90,000
Jun 18 U.S. Open New York   Fuzzy Zoeller (6) 276 (−4) 94,000
Jun 24 Georgia-Pacific Atlanta Golf Classic Georgia   Tom Kite (7) 269 (−19) 72,000
Jul 1 Canadian Open Canada   Greg Norman (2) 278 (−10) 72,000
Jul 8 Western Open Illinois   Tom Watson (36) 280 (−8) 72,000
Jul 15 Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic Virginia   Ronnie Black (2) 267 (−17) 63,000
Jul 22 Miller High Life QCO Illinois   Scott Hoch (3) 266 (−14) 36,000
Jul 22 British Open Scotland   Seve Ballesteros (6) 276 (−12) 71,500
Jul 29 Sammy Davis Jr.-Greater Hartford Open Connecticut   Peter Jacobsen (3) 269 (−15) 72,000
Aug 5 Danny Thomas Memphis Classic Tennessee   Bob Eastwood (2) 280 (−8) 90,000
Aug 12 Buick Open Michigan   Denis Watson (1) 271 (−17) 72,000
Aug 19 PGA Championship Alabama   Lee Trevino (29) 273 (−15) 125,000
Aug 26 NEC World Series of Golf Ohio   Denis Watson (2) 271 (−9) 126,000
Sep 2 B.C. Open New York   Wayne Levi (7) 275 (−9) 54,000
Sep 9 Bank of Boston Classic Massachusetts   George Archer (13) 270 (−14) 63,000
Sep 16 Greater Milwaukee Open Wisconsin   Mark O'Meara (1) 272 (−16) 54,000
Sep 23 Panasonic Las Vegas Invitational Nevada   Denis Watson (3) 341 (−15) 162,000
Sep 30 LaJet Golf Classic Texas   Curtis Strange (5) 273 (−15) 63,000
Oct 7 Texas Open Texas   Calvin Peete (8) 266 (−14) 63,000
Oct 14 Southern Open Georgia   Hubert Green (18) 265 (−15) 54,000
Oct 21 Walt Disney World Golf Classic Florida   Larry Nelson (7) 266 (−22) 72,000
Oct 28 Pensacola Open Florida   Billy Kratzert (4) 270 (−14) 54,000

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LeadersEdit

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Calvin Peete   United States 70.56
2 Jack Nicklaus   United States 70.75
3 Mark O'Meara   United States 70.77
4 Craig Stadler   United States 70.78
5 Tom Kite   United States 70.84

Source:[2]

Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Tom Watson   United States 476,260 20 3
2 Mark O'Meara   United States 465,873 32 1
3 Andy Bean   United States 422,995 30 1
4 Denis Watson   Zimbabwe 408,562 27 3
5 Tom Kite   United States 348,640 25 2

Source:[3]

Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Jack Nicklaus   United States 4,520,823 72
2 Tom Watson   United States 3,580,162 36
3 Lee Trevino   United States 3,037,091 29
4 Hale Irwin   United States 2,556,043 16
5 Raymond Floyd   United States 2,489,962 18

Source:[4]

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1984 Schedule". PGA Tour.
  2. ^ "Scoring Average – 1984". PGA Tour.
  3. ^ "Money Leaders – 1984". PGA Tour.
  4. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 1984". PGA Tour.

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