RP - WSH - IL10
Daniel Hudson has been placed on the 10-day IL with right elbow inflammation.
Chances are that Hudson's elbow has been bothering him for a bit, considering he has a 7.11 ERA and 1.42 WHIP over his last five appearances. With Brad Hand fairly entrenched as the closer, fantasy managers can drop Hudson without much concern.
Daniel Hudson earned his 11th hold of the season on Friday yet he was one out away from the save. Closer Brad Hand came in to record the final out of the game. Hudson allowed one hit with zero earned runs, zero walks, and two strikeouts in one inning.
This is the second game in a row where Hudson had a save opportunity, but then Brad Hand stole it away. On June 2nd, Hudson took a blown save in 1.1 innings of work. However, Hudson is still pitching well, so he might be worth stashing and plugging into lineups for ratios in 15-team leagues.
Daniel Hudson earned the win on Wednesday. Hudson threw 20 pitches in 1.1 scoreless innings with one hit and three strikeouts.
After four earned runs combined in two straight appearances, Hudson threw a scoreless appearance on Wednesday. He's a valuable pitcher in saves plus holds leagues.
Daniel Hudson pitched in the 5th and 6th inning and took the loss after his worst outing of 2021. Hudson allowed one hit, three earned runs, and two walks with one strikeout in 1.1 innings.
In Hudson's 18 other relief appearances, he allowed two earned runs. Then on Saturday, he allowed three earned runs to boost his ERA to 2.33 in 19.1 innings.
Nationals setup reliever Daniel Hudson earned his 10th hold of the season. Hudson allowed two hits with two strikeouts in one scoreless inning.
Hudson keeps pitching well with a 1.00 ERA and 0.72 WHIP in 18 innings pitched. He can help with ratios and probably the next reliever up if something happens to Brad Hand.