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The Padres have won 72% of their games on May 31st

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Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

The Padres have their highest winning percentage on May 31 if you don't count the few games in the last two days of March.

Date

Wins

Games

Win %

30-Mar

1

1

100

31-Mar

3

4

75

31-May

31

43

72.09

6-Oct

2

3

66.67

10-Aug

28

44

63.64

The Padres have played every year on May 31st except for 1973, 1984 and 2012.  They split a doubleheader on this date in 1971.

Their longest yearly streak on May 31st was 9 games.  The Padres are currently on an 8 game win streak.  A win today, makes history.  I can't wait.

Year

Outcome

Opponent

Home/Away

Runs

Runs Against

Difference

1969

W

MON

@

6

2

4

1970

L

CHC

@

4

7

-3

1971

L

PHI


1

3

-2

1971

W

PHI


6

3

3

1972

L

ATL

@

4

5

-1

1974

L

STL

@

0

5

-5

1975

L

NYM

@

2

7

-5

1976

W

ATL

@

10

7

3

1977

W

SFG

@

4

2

2

1978

W

LAD

@

3

1

2

1979

W

ATL


3

1

2

1980

W

CIN


7

5

2

1981

W

ATL


5

1

4

1982

W

CHC

@

9

7

2

1983

W

MON


5

3

2

1985

W

NYM


4

3

1

1986

L

PHI

@

0

1

-1

1987

W

NYM


1

0

1

1988

W

PHI

@

8

0

8

1989

W

PHI


2

1

1

1990

W

ATL


2

1

1

1991

W

HOU


5

4

1

1992

W

STL

@

10

0

10

1993

L

ATL

@

1

2

-1

1994

W

PIT


15

5

10

1995

L

NYM

@

5

7

-2

1996

W

PHI

@

4

2

2

1997

W

HOU

@

12

5

7

1998

W

STL


7

3

4

1999

L

MIL

@

2

8

-6

2000

W

MIL


9

5

4

2001

L

HOU


4

8

-4

2002

L

MIL


1

12

-11

2003

W

ARI


8

7

1

2004

L

COL


1

7

-6

2005

W

MIL


8

4

4

2006

W

COL


3

2

1

2007

W

PIT

@

4

2

2

2008

W

SFG

@

5

1

4

2009

W

COL

@

5

2

3

2010

W

NYM


18

6

12

2011

W

ATL

@

5

4

1

2013

W

TOR


4

3

1