In his last five games, Zack Wheeler has limited batters to a .615 OPS and a .262 wOBA. With a .300 BABIP, he has a 3.00 ERA, a 2.66 FIP and a 3.08 xFIP. Of course, his overall numbers are still being dragged down considerably by his first two starts against the Nationals.
Lifetime against Washington, in 15 games he is 4-9 with a 5.01 ERA. He’s faced seven different teams at least five times in his career and his ERA against the Nats is 1.82 runs higher than against any of the other clubs in that group. He’s done well against the other NL East clubs, with a 3.07 ERA against the Phillies, 3.19 against the Braves and a 1.89 mark against the Marlins.