"It don't matter which way you come from, when you get out there, it's the same thing," he said. "Just trying to make pitches. There is nothing different about that. So I wasn't really thinking about it. I was just thinking about getting on the mound and trying to get some innings for our team and get some outs and make some pitches, and fortunately we were able to do that."
When asked by reporters in the postgame press conference what he was thinking coming into the game from the bullpen, Bumgarner simply said he wasn't thinking.