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Casey McGehee #9 of the Miami Marlins hits a two-run homer in the top of the ninth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 09, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Source: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Marlins Still Fighting To Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

Baseball is entering its annual ‘crunch time’ and nobody knows that better than the teams vying for a playoff spot.

09/11/2014

Brad Hand #52 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the third inning of the game against the New York Mets at Marlins Park on September 1, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Turn To Brad Hand As Playoff Push Continues

The Miami Marlins are struggling to put wins together as the team tries to remain in the hunt for the postseason.

09/07/2014

Chicago Cubs ground crew members struggle to get the tarp on the field as rain falls during the fifth inning of the Chicago Cubs game against the San Francisco Giants at Wrigley Field on August 19, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

5 Times MLB Game Protests Have Been Upheld

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:

08/21/2014

Jarred Cosart #23 of the Miami Marlins pitches at Marlins Park. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins Go For Two Straight Against Visiting Cardinals

If the Miami Marlins want to continue climbing up the standings and pushing for a playoff berth they’ll have to get by one of baseball’s best pitchers on Tuesday.

08/12/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins celebrates with teammate Garrett Jones #46 after hitting a home run in the first inning of the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on August 10, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Source: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Marlins Open 9-Game Homestand Against St. Louis

The Miami Marlins are struggling to find some consistency as they continue trying to fight their way into the postseason picture.

08/11/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 07: Jordy Mercer #10 of the Pittsburgh Pirates slides in safe against Jordany Valdespin #1 of the Miami Marlins during the game at PNC Park on August 7, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Volquez, Polanco Lead Pirates Over Marlins

Edinson Volquez pitched one-hit ball for seven innings, Gregory Polanco drove in four runs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 7-2 Thursday.

08/07/2014

Starter Brian Flynn #35 of the Miami Marlins delivers a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on September 17, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Source: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Marlins And Pirates Battle For Series Win

As the Pittsburgh Pirates continue their push to make the postseason, one thing that would make the journey a bit easier would be if Edinson Volquez could regain his pre-All-Star break form.

08/07/2014

Mike Dunn #40 of the Miami Marlins reacts after giving up three runs on four hits in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on August 6, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Harrison, Locke Lead Pirates Past Marlins, 7-3

Jeff Locke never lost his poise and gave the Pittsburgh Pirates a chance to get a win.

08/06/2014

Tom Koehler #34 of the Miami Marlins pitches during a game at Marlins Park.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins Look To Take Advantage Of McCutchen-less Pirates

The Miami Marlins used a big five-run eighth inning to take down the host Pittsburgh Pirates in the opening game of a three-game set. Unfortunately for Pittsburgh, they could be dealing with bigger issues than a bad outing by their bullpen.

08/06/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins celebrates with teammates after defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 at PNC Park on August 5, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Marlins Use Big Eighth To Beat Pirates 6-3

Adeiny Hechavarria had two hits and drove in a run during a decisive five-run rally in the eighth inning to help the Miami Marlins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 on Tuesday night.

08/05/2014

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