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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:

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DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 14: Pitcher Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers delivers against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the second inning of an interleague game at Comerica Park on August 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Scherzer Ks 14, Tigers Beat Pirates 5-2

Max Scherzer struck out 14 batters in eight shutout innings, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–08/14/2014

Starling Marte #6 of the Pittsburgh Pirates makes a diving attempt on a ball hit by Nick Castellanos of the Detroit Tigers for a triple during the second inning of an interleague game at Comerica Park on August 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tigers Rally Past Pirates 8-4

Nick Castellanos homered and tripled, and the Detroit Tigers rallied for an 8-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.

97.1 The Ticket–08/13/2014

Robbie Ray (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Volquez Leads Pirates Over Reeling Tigers 4-2

Robbie Ray (1-2) gave up four runs in five-plus innings while making a spot start for the weary Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–08/12/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 11:  Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during inter-league play at PNC Park on August 11, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Verlander Exits After One Inning, Tigers Drop Out Of First Place With 11-6 Loss To Pirates

The loss, coupled with Kansas City’s 3-2 win over Oakland, dropped the Tigers a half-game behind the now first-place Royals in the AL Central Division.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ed Zurga)

7 Great Fan Catches Using A Hat

Here are seven great fan catches using a hat.

08/04/2014

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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]

07/25/2014

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

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Best Minor League Baseball Stadiums To Catch A Game

If you’re in the mood for a road trip, or simply want to come out to support your local team, make your next stop a minor league baseball game at one of these fan favorite stadiums.

06/30/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 31: Former Pittsburgh Pirate MVP Barry Bonds (L) hugs manager Clint Hurdle #13 of the Pittsburgh Pirates during Opening Day at PNC Park on March 31, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Mixed Reaction For Bonds In Pittsburgh Homecoming

Barry Bonds spent a portion of Monday morning driving around Pittsburgh, marveling at the changes he’s seen in the city since baseball’s career home run king bolted for San Francisco more than two decades ago.

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2014

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