Gary Player this week is playing his 52nd Masters. Previously Arnold Palmer held the record with 50 Masters appearances.
2010 is the 74th Masters.
Many golf tournaments are held in April, but the most famous tournament is the Masters, held in Augusta, Georgia. The four "major" golf tournaments are the Open, the US Open, the Masters, and the PGA Championship.
The Masters tournaments from 1943-1945 were cancelled due to World War 2.
Jack Nicklaus, he's won 6.
Sachin Tendulkar and Javed Miandad, both have played 6 World Cup Tournaments.
Sam Byrd played for the NY Yankees from 1928-1936 and in the 1932 World Series. He also played in 5 Masters Tournaments from 1940-1942, and 1945 and 1948!
Participation in the Masters golf tournament is at invitation only and the field of players numbers about 90. This makes it smaller than most professional golf tournaments.
This could be answered in a number of ways. The most cuts made in PGA tournaments in a career is Jay Haas with 592.