RP - WSH
Harvey continued his strong season, picking up his 10th save of the year in a scoreless inning of work.
With a 2.66 ERA and a 0.93 WHIP, Harvey has been a reliable option out of the bullpen for the Nationals, and his 10.1 K/9 and 4.00 strikeout-to-walk ratio further solidify his fantasy value. Despite a few blown saves, Harvey's overall performance has been impressive, making him a valuable asset in fantasy leagues.
The Nationals activated Hunter Harvey from the 15-day IL Tuesday.
Harvey landed on the injured list in mid-July with a right elbow strain. The 28-year-old is one of the more consistent options out of the Nationals’ bullpen. Harvey has a 3.12 ERA, 0.99 WHIP, and a 10.04 K/9 ratio 39 games this season.
The Nationals placed Hunter Harvey on the 15-day IL with a right elbow strain.
This was the expectation for Harvey per Nationals manager Dave Martinez this past weekend. He will likely miss at least the next couple of weeks.
Hunter Harvey is dealing with soreness in his forearm and triceps. His X-ray on his arm cam back clean Saturday.
Harvey does have a history of arm/shoulder injures, so the Nationals are likely to proceed with caution here. With Harvey being a rumored trade piece for Washington, fantasy managers should expect the team to use Kyle Finnegan for any save situations until Harvey recovers.
Hunter Harvey continued his impressive season, notching his ninth save of the year in a perfect inning of work against the Cardinals on Saturday.
Harvey needed just nine pitches to retire the side, striking out one batter and keeping his ERA at a solid 3.12. He continues to take control of the closer role in the Nationals bullpen.