Gio Gonzalez Scratched for Tom Gorzelanny to Prepare for First Playoff Start

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Gio Gonzalez Scratched for Tom Gorzelanny to Prepare for First Playoff Start
Drew Hallowell/Getty Images

Upon clinching the National League East last night, the Nationals scratched left-hander Gio Gonzalez from his final start of the regular season in order to preserve their No. 1 playoff starter for any potential postseason scenario. Left-hander Tom Gorzelanny will start replace Gonzalez, a 21-game winner and Cy Young candidate.

Follow Washington Nationals from B/R on Facebook

Follow Washington Nationals from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

Washington Nationals

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.