Thanks to a hot putter, Tom Gillis rose 40 spots in Golfweek’s rankings in 2010, and held the highest birdies average on the PGA Tour.
Journeyman Tom Gillis, at 42, is enjoying a change of direction as he climbs the PGA Tour ladder. Jeff Rude explains.
Tom Gillis’s first PGA Tour event was the 1993 Buick Open. The fact that he missed the cut that week would be a harbinger for things to come for the 42-year-old journeyman from Pontiac, Mich.
Tom Gillis’ third-place finish at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Invitational capped off an impressive stretch of golf from the 41-year-old, who epitomizes the term “journeyman.”
Tom Gillis shot 70 in the final round of the Nationwide Tour Players Cup to win by three strokes Sunday.