SP,RP - WSH
In Tuesday's 6-2 loss to the Phillies, Erick Fedde allowed five hits, three earned runs, and three walks with four strikeouts in five innings. He raised his ERA to 5.29 in 32.1 innings.
Fedde had three starts with three or fewer runs with five or more innings pitched, but then followed that up with eight earned runs in ten innings during his last two starts. With Fedde's heavy sinker usage, he doesn't whiff a ton of bats with a 22% whiff rate and 28% CSW% overall in Tuesday's start.
With a lot of fives in his profile, Erick Fedde allowed five hits, five earned runs, two walks, and three strikeouts in five innings pitched. Fedde also allowed eight hard-hit batted balls with an exit velocity over 95 mph.
After this outing, Fedde's ERA ballooned to 5.27 in 27.1 innings pitched. It's difficult to recommend Fedde as a streamer even in a friendly matchup.
In Wednesday's 8-2 win against the Blue Jays, Erick Fedde tossed a quality start and earned the win. Fedde allowed two hits, one earned run, and three walks with seven punchouts through six innings.
Erick Fedde had a decent amount of whiffs on his cutter (30%) and curveball (43%), but a 28% overall whiff rate. Fedde also finished with about a league-average 31% CSW%. This was Fedde's best start of the season outside of his nine strikeout performance with one earned run through five innings against the Diamondbacks earlier this year. Fedde is still a streamer in deep leagues only.
In Friday's 6-0 loss to the Mets, Erick Fedde allowed three earned runs with four hits, two walks, and three strikeouts. Fedde took the loss since the Nationals couldn't score a single run.
Through four starts, Erick Fedde has a 4.02 ERA and 1.34 WHIP with a 28.3% strikeout rate and 11.3% walk rate. Fedde's cutter resulted in a 25% whiff rate and 30% called strike plus whiff rate (CSW%) in Friday's game. Although that's his best pitch, it's not enough to sustain success in the long run.
Nationals starter Erick Fedde earned the win on Saturday against the Diamondbacks. Fedde struck out nine while allowing five hits, one earned run, and one walk across five innings.
This was Fedde's best start of the year. Fedde finished with a 25% whiff rate and 31% called strike plus whiff rate (CSW%) overall. However, his profile isn't super exciting so don't expect him to be a consistent streamer.