The following spring Nelson was granted the only junior membership offered by the members of Glen Garden. When I'm hitting the ball where I want hard and crisply it's a joy that very few people experience. Hogan rarely spoke during competition and there are numerous anecdotes about Hogan's sparse but pithy remarks.
His nine career professional major championships tie him (with Gary Player) for fourth all-time trailing only Jack Nicklaus (18) Tiger Woods (14) and Walter Hagen (11). Furthermore he is one of only five golfers to have won all four major championships currently open to professionals (the Masters Tournament the British Open the U.