Best last round: 65 in four events
Lowest 72-hole score: 64-67-64-70-265 in the 1955 Canadian Open, his first pro win
Biggest victory margin: 12 strokes in the 1962 Phoenix Open
Most consecutive birdies: seven in third round of the 1966 Los Angeles Open
Of the 1,247 rounds Palmer has played on the U.S. tour, 437 have been in the 60s. He has been involved in 23 playoffs, more than any other pro golfer in history, and has won 13 of them. Through 1963 his playoff record was 12 and 5. Since then it has been 1 and 5. On the PGA tour he has finished first or second 24.5% of the time. In his 326 PGA events he has placed 122 times in the top five and 180 times in the top 10. In round figures, he has won one of every six events he started in and has been in the top five in one of every three.