Rookies lead Nationals to game one win
CSN Washington dot com. The nationals -- GO Gonzales didn't have his best stuff he tied a career high with seven walks in this game. The top of the batting order just two for nineteen. So was a pair of post season first timers they got a dunk for the nationals. Ryan Matthews came in in the seventh inning the bases were loaded. And there were no outs yet somehow we escaped unscathed. Throwing just two pitches. And how about Tyler Moore his first at bat in his first post season game pinch hitting. And he gets it done. It is -- -- I guess it is -- it is. The 2000 city engineers and so is -- and also Dustin Johnson was jumping up and down. K okay controls that also is good I think we're prepared for this any any guy down Appleton is prepared I don't think we're nervous. You know we're gonna rise to the occasion you can see the emotion when you left field what the best city in the dugout when you look. Yeah there's definitely some emotion you know like I said that's the biggest game I've been in those of the biggest three outs in the two biggest pitches -- -- made so. Being down one run I want to pump the team up and hopefully get some momentum going and in you know and our. Our direction so I came in pumped up and they you know they got pumped up for along with him. It was Ryan coming in there in the seventh was that the turning point when he does or who gets that chance. Yeah I'm I'm thinking there's there's two through agents that we got out of -- molecular and unified momentum going around so couple big double play us. An option team -- You know what they. Anyway you slice it the nationals stole one from the defending World Series champion Craig stamina probably had a quote of the night saying simply. I don't know how we won this game. They had a couple hours to savor victory and then it's on to game two tomorrow Jordan Zimmerman on the hill for the nationals game time 437. From Saint Louis Dan Kelly CSN Washington. CSN Washington dot com.