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Giants win protest, will resume rain-shortened game with Cubs
Giants win protest, will resume rain-shortened game with Cubs

The San Francisco Giants on Wednesday became the first team since 1986 to win a protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won. MLB executive Joe Torre ruled on Tuesday night's game at Wrigley Field that was called after 4 1/2 innings. The Cubs were declared the winners by a 2-0 score. Now, it is instead a suspended game that will resume at 2 p.m. PDT Thursday with the Cubs batting in the bottom of the fifth. The Giants and Chicago have a regularly scheduled game set to begin three hours later. A short rainstorm caused a delay of more than 4 1/2 hours Tuesday after the grounds crew couldn't...

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