Up until the last four holes, Player was not even a factor in the four-man field, consisting of Senior PGA Tour rookie, Tomo Watson, Jack Nicklaus, and Arnold Palmer. These were the original foursome from the first ever Skins Game. Shutout through the first 18 holes, Gary staged one of the biggest comebacks in the history of the Seniors Skins Game when he birdied the first playoff hole to win four skins and a jackpot worth $220,000.