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 Oakland Athletics are reeling. They no longer have sole possession of first place in the AL West, and Jon Lester’s winning streak came to an end on Sunday night. Lester was outpitched by Mike […]
For the first time in almost four months, the Athletics do not have sole claim to first place in the AL West. A four-game losing streak, including two straight losses to the Braves, and the […]
Jason Hammel seemed to be gaining momentum in the Oakland rotation. An ugly step back led to questions about his spot in it. Hammel gave up five runs while recording only nine outs and the […]
A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
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?
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.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Gregor Blanco supplied the speed. Hunter Pence, Michael Morse and Brandon Crawford provided the pop. And on a warm, windless afternoon along the bay, AT&T Park played awfully small for the Giants. […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Jason Heyward knew he had to get creative, because he was still at least 10 feet from home plate when he saw Buster Posey catch the ball. So somehow, Heyward contorted his […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Tim Lincecum rarely acknowledges the cheering crowd when he walks off the mound, though the support of 41,000 when he made his exit Monday night meant plenty. Lincecum struck out 11 in […]
ATLANTA (AP) The San Francisco Giants put together quite a mind-boggling statistic in their first three-game sweep at Turner Field. San Francisco did not have a hit with a runner in scoring position, but still […]