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Carlos Ruiz #51 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates his solo homer in the fifth inning against the Atlanta Braves with Maikel Franco #7 at Turner Field on September 2, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Kendrick, Phillies Shut Out Slumping Braves, 4-0

Kyle Kendrick allowed only three hits in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in two runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies shut out the struggling Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Tuesday night.

09/02/2014

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

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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

Kyle Kendrick sits in the dugout during a sixth inning rain delay against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. (Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Kendrick Struggles Again In Phillies Loss

Tommy La Stella drove in three runs and Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer to back a strong start by Alex Wood and help the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-2 Sunday.

07/20/2014

Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a first inning pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. (Credit:  Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Hamels, Rollins Power Phillies Past Braves 2-1

Cole Hamels was dominate, Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer, and the Phillies beat Atlanta 2-1 on Saturday night.

07/19/2014

A. J. Burnett #34 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a first inning pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on July 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Phillies Lose To Braves, 6-4

Returning from the All-Star break, the Braves moved one game ahead of Washington in the NL East. Last-place Philadelphia dropped 11 games behind Atlanta.

07/18/2014

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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Phillies Swept By Braves In Four-Game Series

The Braves 3-2 victory over the Phillies Sunday gave them their first four-game sweep in Philadelphia in 50 years.

06/29/2014

Starting pitcher Sean O'Sullivan of the Philadelphia Phillies throws in the third inning of the second game of a doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves. (Credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Braves Win Nightcap 5-1 To Sweep Phillies 

Ryan Doumit homered and Tommy La Stella had two doubles and drove in a pair of runs to lead the Atlanta Braves to a doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies with a 5-1 victory in the nightcap Saturday.

06/28/2014

Ben Revere advances to third off of Tony Gwynn Jr.'s single in the fifth inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves. (Credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Braves Rout Phillies 10-3 In Doubleheader Opener 

Justin Upton had two hits and three RBIs, and the Atlanta Braves were helped by two straight Ryan Howard errors in a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the first game of a day-night doubleheader on Saturday afternoon.

06/28/2014

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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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Ryne Sandberg Thinks Phillies Are Still In Contention

The Phillies are 34-40, but their managers likes where they are at right now.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/23/2014

Kyle Kendrick #38 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a first inning pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on June 17, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Phillies Win Second Straight Over Braves, Now Just Five Games Back In NL East

ATLANTA (AP/CBS) — Ryan Howard homered, Kyle Kendrick won consecutive starts for the first time in 11 months and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 5-2 on Tuesday night, their second straight win over […]

06/17/2014

First baseman Ryan Howard #6 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits in the go-ahead run while catcher Gerald Laird #11 of the Atlanta Braves and Marlon Byrd #3 (right) look on during the game at Turner Field on June 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Phillies Score 5 In 13th Inning, Beat Braves 6-1

Ryan Howard homered and drove in the go-ahead run in Philadelphia’s five-run 13th inning, and the Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1 on Monday night.

06/17/2014

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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

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