Japanese have played on Tour for 35 years, but Shigeki Maruyama is the first to win on the mainland.
Allen Doyle, who honed his swing in his basement, should now enjoy a cellar's market for tips.
Emilee Klein, the It Girl of 1996 after back-to-back victories, ends a five-year wait for number 3.
Six men who are winless in 2001 rank ahead of U.S. and Scottish Open champ Retief Goosen.
Maruyama, 31, a nine-time winner on the Japanese tour, beat Charles Howell III with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff in the Greater Milwaukee Open at Brown Deer Park, one of three municipal courses to hold a Tour event this year. Both players shot 18-under 266 in regulation....
Isao Aoki, the only other golfer from Japan to win on Tour, took the '83 Hawaiian Open.
Doyle's victory in the Ford Senior Players Championship in Dearborn, Mich., was his sixth as a Senior and his second major. He topped Doug Tewell with a par on the first hole of sudden death at the TPC of Michigan....
Hale Irwin's record-tying streak of five straight years with a win in a major (Miller Barber did it from 1981 through '85) ended with his third-place finish in Dearborn.