The Miami Marlins have been a streaky team this season. They are getting hot at the perfect time as Miami has been playing against the teams they’re chasing in the standings.
With the San Francisco Giants being the first team since 1986 to successfully protest a game, we decided to take a look back at some of the past protested games upheld by the MLB. Here’s five times MLB game protests have been upheld:
Things have certainly changed for the Miami Marlins from this time a year ago.
The Miami Marlins are struggling to find some consistency as they continue trying to fight their way into the postseason picture.
Control had not been a problem for Brad Hand as a starting pitcher, until the fifth inning of the Miami left-hander’s start on Sunday against the Cincinnati Reds.
Johnny Cueto has been one of the best pitchers in baseball this season despite not getting much run support during the majority of his starts.
Brad Penny rejoined the Marlins for the first time in 10 years and pitched five solid innings to get a notable win Saturday night, 4-3 over the slumping Cincinnati Reds.
After failing to generate much at the plate in their series opener with the Miami Marlins, the Cincinnati Reds will try to get back on track Saturday night when they face a veteran who’s making his first start in three seasons.
Nathan Eovaldi gave his second straight shutdown performance, holding Cincinnati to five hits over eight shutout innings, and Giancarlo Stanton hit his NL-leading 28th homer on Friday night, powering the Miami Marlins to a 2-1 victory.
The Miami Marlins are hoping to get back into the win column against the Cincinnati Reds tonight.