Nats vs. Cardinals Game 1

The Washington Nationals carried the best record in Major League Baseball into Game 1 of the National League Division Series Sunday against the St. Louis Cardinals

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Gio Gonzalez
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Adam Wainwright
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(l-to-r) Kurt Suzuki, Gonzalez, and Adam LaRoche, meet at the mound early in Sunday's game.
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Yadier Molina crosses the plate on a Gonzalez wild pitch to tie the game, 1-1 in the second inning.
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Daniel Descalso scores on a sacrifice fly to give the Cardinals a 2-1 lead.
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Ryan Zimmerman reacts after striking out in the fifth inning.
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Jayson Werth strikes out in the top of the sixth ...
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... but makes this catch to save a two-run home run in the bottom of the sixth.
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Werth greets Michael Morse and Ian Desmond at the plate after the latter two scored on Tyler Moore's eighth-inning single.
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Morse acknowledges Moore (not pictured) as the Nats take a 3-2 lead.
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Tyler Clippard expresses himself after striking out Matt Carpenter to end the bottom of the eighth.
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