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February 05, 2001
What do these golfers have in common?
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February 05, 2001


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What do these golfers have in common?

? Ed Oliver
? Lloyd Mangrum
? Cary Middlecoff
? Johnny Miller

They won the Phoenix Open and the Tour event at Pebble Beach in the same year. Oliver accomplished it in 1940, Mangrum in '53, Middlecoff in '56 and Miller in 74.


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