Originally Posted by BobbyOne
kiki, "Butcholz", recte Butch Buchholz, was more than only a journeyman. He was a first class player. I rank him among the top five for four years (1963 to 1966).
Buchholz almost beat Laver and Fraser in amateur majors and defeated Rosewall at least 12 times.
Buchholz in 1969? No longer a threat in a major.