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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

Nathan Eovaldi #24 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Marlins Park.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Playoff Push Continues As Marlins Face Rangers

The Miami Marlins have been playing extremely well at home of late and find themselves in the midst of the playoff race.

08/20/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins bats during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Marlins Park. (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Host Rangers Looking To Continue Standings Climb

Things have certainly changed for the Miami Marlins from this time a year ago.

08/19/2014

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 13: Justin Masterson #63 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches during the first inning of the game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on August 13, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Masterson Pitches Cardinals Past Marlins, 5-2

Justin Masterson pitched seven scoreless innings in his best outing since joining the St. Louis Cardinals, and they averted a series sweep by beating the Miami Marlins 5-2 Wednesday.

08/13/2014

Nathan Eovaldi #24 of the Miami Marlins pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning at Busch Stadium. (Source: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Streaking Marlins Go For Sweep Against St. Louis

In his short time with the St. Louis Cardinals, Justin Masterson has struggled to settle in to his new surroundings.

08/13/2014

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

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 11: Christian Yelich #21 of the Miami Marlins catches a fly ball in foul territory during the third inning of the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Marlins Park on August 11, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Stanton Powers Marlins Past Cardinals In 6-5 Win

Giancarlo Stanton hit two home runs and made a spectacular diving catch in right field to help the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Monday night.

08/11/2014

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

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Top 5 Starting Rotations If The Playoffs Started Today

By Jordan Tracy The trade deadline has come and gone. All that is left is possibly waiver wire trades that could include someone like Cliff Lee being dealt but major moves have been made before […]

07/31/2014

Fans of the Los Angeles Dodgers show their support for newly acquired Manny Ramirez. (Source: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Top MLB Trade Deadline Deals

As the 2014 MLB trade deadline approaches, general managers around the league are preparing to be buyers or sellers and do what they can to improve their team either in the short term or in the long term.

07/31/2014

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