Bumgarner: 'I thought for sure we were going to D.C.'
Madison Bumgarner explains how he was scouting Game 5 between the Cardinals and Nationals.
Medicine to new describe what it was like for you guys I guess you're actually sitting on the plane watching the game in the annals of like not knowing where you were going in and what you think with the Cardinals are doing. I was pretty unbelievable game remain. You know I thought for sure we're going to be on -- they jumped out the six nothing lead but. In there in the front to way back and he knows there is -- positives to both for us a there's not to come home and have some have the home field managed to shall -- The question to Madison. -- in the back. As you were watching the game where you are starting to mentally prepare for Washington and at what point in the ninth inning did you disorders I don't care for Washington more. Three -- in count on most things just goes unit in in. You have obviously a little more later on did kind of start focusing more -- Washington but I mean. The same time still watch -- but changed enough. You know. Probably go and when they got the lead when they took the lead and enough -- -- you know I figured figured we're coming here for sure but. You know you never know this game so we -- ways we still watch but -- pretty incredible. It. A lot's happened obviously since your last start how eager are you to get back on the mound after after what occurred in in game two of the division series. You know him summary America there and have a lot of wrist and all. Just. You know excited to -- start and is -- our -- Goodman's go out there and make pitches and and focus on the end and you know with the things take care -- Here Atlantic. There in Madison as you grow up people are always telling you anything can happen sports in -- -- over. -- that game last night and ninth inning. Prove to you anything you didn't know. I think what we did -- -- so are people that you know is not over till it's over those. You know pretty much everybody count -- -- and you know we don't five back in those. You know as just another. No reference point watching the Cardinals -- last month. Went for a Mickelson will be in the front left. That's the key to differ from the bullpen was so good against the reds villagers -- tough starts. First hole what are your thoughts on the job that the the relievers did and secondly has it been much talk among the starters about. You're it's your turn carry the load. I mean in his first all bullpen did a great job and not nimble and bigger job offense. Starters dome and you know just a great series for everybody. May not mean you know we don't know we don't know what we have only got to come in and -- -- talk about it. He left -- for Madison. Straight back again. What do you need to do a little differently from the last start to go deeper in the game in and just have a a better quality. Postseason start. You know -- -- some business -- them away and that's when this -- is. You know and just got to go out there any you know. The focus is popular game in and make pitches and I.