Rod Spittle of Niagara Falls, Ont., made a major move on Saturday at the Senior PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis.
Spittle, whose best finish this year is a tie for 21st in four events, had six birdies against two bogeys to finish with a four-under 67 at the Champions Tour major.
The two-time winner of the Canadian Amateur sat fourth at six under going into Sunday’s final round, four shots behind leader Kenny Perry.
Victoria’s Jim Rutledge shot a 72 on Saturday and is tied for 36th at one over going into the final round.
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