Padres win their 7th straight

Will Venable made an incredible catch to save San Diego in the bottom of the 12th inning and then Andrew Cashner drove in the go-ahead run with a perfect safety squeeze, as the Padres extended their season-best winning streak to seven games with a 5-3 victory over the Giants.

Venable’s catch

Padres 17 longest winning streaks

Rk Strk Start End Games Opp
1 SDP 1999-06-18 1999-07-02 14 PIT,LAD,COL
2 SDP 1998-06-07 1998-06-19 11 TEX,CIN,SFG,LAD
3 SDP 1982-04-14 1982-04-27 11 SFG,LAD,ATL,NYM
4 SDP 2009-05-15 2009-05-25 10 CIN,SFG,CHC,ARI
5 SDP 1978-07-25 1978-08-04 10 PIT,STL,LAD,CIN
6 SDP 2006-04-30 2006-05-08 9 LAD,SFG,CHC
7 SDP 2012-08-19 2012-08-27 8 SFG,PIT,ARI,ATL
8 SDP 2010-04-16 2010-04-24 8 ARI,SFG,CIN
9 SDP 2005-05-11 2005-05-20 8 CIN,FLA,ATL,SEA
10 SDP 1998-04-05 1998-04-13 8 STL,CIN,ARI
11 SDP 1980-07-26 1980-08-03 8 STL,CHC,PIT
12 SDP 2013-06-10 2013-06-17 7 ATL,ARI,SFG
13 SDP 2007-09-14 2007-09-20 7 SFG,PIT
14 SDP 1991-09-03 1991-09-10 7 CHC,STL,HOU
15 SDP 1987-08-05 1987-08-11 7 ATL,HOU
16 SDP 1985-05-18 1985-05-26 7 MON,NYM,PHI
17 SDP 1980-09-03 1980-09-10 7 MON,NYM,SFG
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Generated 6/18/2013.