With the sport tied within the backside of the ninth and Ozzie Albies on second base, Riley singled to left subject to attain a racing Albies. The RBI gave Atlanta a 3-2 victory and an early lead within the NLCS.
Riley completed the sport 2-for-3 with two RBI. He was additionally chargeable for the game-tying residence run off Dodgers pitcher Tony Gonsolin within the fourth inning. Riley’s residence run tied the sport at 2-2.
Atlanta drew first blood within the first inning. Eddie Rosario scored on a wild pitch from Los Angeles starter Corey Knebel.
The Dodgers would tie the sport within the second inning when Chris Taylor scored A.J. Pollock within the second inning. Will Smith would hit a solo residence run and gave Los Angeles a 2-1 lead within the fourth inning.
It was the Braves’ recreation to win.
After unhealthy baserunning that ended the Dodgers menace within the high of the ninth, Albies singled to middle off Dodgers pitcher Blake Treinen. He would then steal second base to get into scoring place for Riley.
Atlanta takes the 1-0 lead within the Nationwide League Championship Sequence with Recreation 2 set for Sunday. The Dodgers will begin Max Scherzer and the Braves will begin Ian Anderson. Atlanta additionally gained the primary two video games of the 2020 NLCS earlier than finally shedding to the Dodgers in seven video games.