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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:


The Mets’ Eric Campbell, right, is congratulated by third base coach Tim Teufel after hitting a home run against the Detroit Tigers during a spring training game at Tradition Field on March 18, 2014, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Blue Jays Top Mets 5-4 In Montreal

Pinch-hitter Ricardo Nanita singled with two out in the ninth inning to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 5-4 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night at Olympic Stadium in Montreal.


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Gary Carter To Be Honored Before Mets Game At Olympic Stadium

Montreal will pay tribute to the late Hall of Famer when Major League Baseball returns to Olympic Stadium this weekend for the first time in nearly 10 years.


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Street In Montreal Named After Legendary Met Gary Carter

A stretch of road in front of the stadium where he began his Hall of Fame career has been renamed in honor of former New York Mets catcher Gary Carter.


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Coleman: Let’s Not Forget Bud Selig’s Part In Marlins Fiasco

You’d like to think that the fire sale or deconstruction of the Miami Marlins is now complete, but with these bozos driving the bus, who knows.


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Silverman: Strasburg Decision To Cause Serious Regret For Nationals

The Nationals may regret shutting down ace Stephen Strasburg.


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B&C Morning Show: Rusty Staub Stops-By The Allstate Studio

Rusty Staub enjoyed a 23 year career in the Big Leagues, playing for five different teams, including two stints with the Mets.


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Memorial For Mets Great Gary Carter To Be Streamed Live Online

Family, friends and former teammates will say goodbye to Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter at a memorial service Friday night.


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Memorial Service Friday For Mets Great Gary Carter

The service will be held in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. The family has asked that in lieu of flowers, a donation be made to The Gary Carter Foundation.


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Amid Drama, Mets Could Always Count On Gary Carter

In a rough-and-tumble clubhouse filled with dark secrets and constant conflict, there was always one sunny stall. Carter.


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Keidel: Time To Salute ‘The Kid’ Gary Carter

At 57, Carter is far too young to be forever benched. Even as adults, we still need heroes.


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Coutinho: Gary Carter, Ex-Mets Star, Needs Our Thoughts And Prayers

Gary Carter needs our thoughts and prayers now more than ever — and not because he’s a baseball player or a former Mets star or a Hall of Famer. He needs our support because a man of his character has so much left to give and so many more people to inspire.


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Robinson: Mets’ Money Woes Will Distract Players

Frank Robinson knows what it’s like to manage a team under financial turmoil. He believes the Mets will have “a difficult season” trying to deal with countless stories and speculation regarding the franchise’s finances.