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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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5 Crazy Plays By A Shortstop You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.

07/30/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

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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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?

06/25/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Cole Swindell on Representing All Things (and Teams) Atlanta, Georgia

The diehard Atlanta Braves fan gets a special thrill from the team’s third baseman, Chris Johnson, using his song, “Chillin’ It,” as walk-up music.

06/02/2014

Jason Heyward #22 of the Atlanta Braves slides into home plate to score a run past a tag from Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants in front of umpire Ed Hickox #15 during the sixth inning at AT&T Park on May 13, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: No Excuse For Buster’s Missed Tag

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The throw to home plate from Giants right fielder Hunter Pence in the sixth inning beat the runner by a mile, but catcher Buster Posey missed the tag. Trailing 1-0 at […]

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Crawford Homers Twice, Giants Sweep Braves In Atlanta

Brandon Crawford hit two home runs and the San Francisco Giants completed a three-game sweep, beating Atlanta 4-1 Sunday and handing the Braves their sixth straight loss.

05/04/2014

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Morse, Pagan Back Lincecum In Giants’ 2-1 Win

Michael Morse and Angel Pagan homered, Tim Lincecum allowed one run over six innings and the Giants beat the Braves 2-1 on Friday night.

05/02/2014

This 23 August 2002 file photo shows new member of the 600 club, San Francisco Giant Barry Bonds (L) being congratulated by then leading all time homerun king Hank Aaron (R) during a pre-game ceremony at Pacific Bell Park in San Francisco. San Francisco Giants slugger Bonds surpassed Aaron as Major League Baseball's all-time home run leader with his 756th career homer 07 August 2007 against the Washington Nationals in San Francisco. (MONICA M. DAVEY/AFP/Getty Images)

Commissioner Selig Hints That Bonds Is Phony ‘Home Run King’

Aaron was honored before the Braves game against the New York Mets on Tuesday night with a ceremony commemorating the 40th anniversary of his 715th home run, the one that pushed him past Babe Ruth and gave him the major league record.

04/09/2014

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 22: Julio Teheran #49 of the Atlanta Braves pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on September 22, 2013 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.

Braves Hope Julio Teheran Lives Up To Big New Contract

The Braves rewarded Julio Teheran for a strong 2013 season. Can he be their No. 3 starter?

03/06/2014

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