What matters is grand slams moreso than just a streak of 6 tournaments in a row.
ok, so how many golfers have won 2 majors in one year in the history of golf? i'm betting less than the amount of tennis players that have won 3 in one year in the history of tennis. Thats how you can determine who has had a better year.
either tiger or federer deserve any awards they get, but compare their accomplishments to their sport, not each others.