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Dexter FowlerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: St. Louis Cardinals MLB Years: 2008-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
World Series Champion
Futures Game

PositionsCF-1166, OF-324, DH-6, RF-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Dexter Fowler
Height6-5Weight189BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 22,1986 [32.034]PlaceAlpharetta,Georgia
High SchoolMilton (Milton,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 14th round (410th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$925,000Signing ScoutsDamon IannelliService Time8.168 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-MLB-#48 ... 2007-COL-#4 ... 2008-MLB-#74 ... 2008-COL-#3 ... 2009-MLB-#15 ... 2009-COL-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 2,2008 [22.164]
OrganizationsCOL [9] SLN [2] CHN [2] HOU [1] Awards7Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID46107Retrosheet IDfowld001MLBAM ID451594
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed76Power68Contact49XBH63RBIs44Runs69Hitting70Durability53Team.497Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Casper RockiesPioRkcol-of19622204360104423186277323012.273.357.409.7669018252.392.136.314.33910.7128.972.701.5955.0030.00
2006Asheville TouristsSALAcol24of2099405921203168464323437972108.296.373.462.83518745458.351.166.321.3649.3917.251.841.7550.6337.50
2007Modesto NutsCalifA+col24of21652454367752232011446472104.273.397.367.7649014299.361.094.310.35214.7221.401.450.67122.5020.90
2008Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol-of2210842192141319964208658988346.335.431.515.94621749505.405.180.363.41212.8717.621.371.7846.7834.75
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol14cf221326340000010510000.154.185.154.3394027.190.000-.038.1600.0018.520.000.000.000.00
2009Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol-cf23310342003103300001.400.538.6001.1386213.571.200.600.49423.0823.081.000.000.0050.00
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24cf23135433731152910434271067116114314.266.363.406.76917643518.351.140.335.34212.9322.391.730.77108.2537.39
2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol29cf2427106233610421310172710014.340.435.5661.0016016124.442.226.396.43213.7121.771.591.6153.0044.44
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24cf241324397311420146361375710427005.260.347.410.75718040505.328.150.294.33711.2920.591.821.1973.1735.09
2011Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol16cf2524971723612921152411002.237.345.381.726379114.296.144.309.32713.1621.051.601.7548.5039.13
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24cf251254818412835155451296813067136.266.363.432.79520855563.354.166.314.35012.0823.091.910.8996.2042.97
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24cf2614345472136181113531256812806215.300.389.474.86321542530.390.174.339.37512.8324.151.882.4534.9230.88
2013Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-cf2726000000103200000.000.333.000.333009.000.000.667.23033.3322.220.670.000.000.00
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24cf271194157110918312421996510564215.263.369.407.77616933492.323.144.325.34713.2121.341.622.4434.5830.28
2014Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou13cf28410130001002000001.300.417.300.7173012.300.000.200.33816.670.000.000.000.000.00
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou21cf28116434611202148351146610831126.276.375.399.77417333505.351.123.290.34713.0721.391.641.5854.2527.50
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24cf2915659610214929817462078415452314.250.346.411.75724554690.308.161.324.33312.1722.321.832.4635.0636.24
2016South Bend CubsMidwAchn24o3012000000002100001.000.500.000.500004.000.0001.000.34550.0025.000.500.000.000.00
2016Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn27cf3025211000001200000.200.333.400.733216.333.200.400.32216.6733.332.000.000.00100.00
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         37211000003300001.143.400.286.6862110.250.143.571.33130.0030.001.000.000.00100.00
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24cf3012545684126257134813479124114103.276.395.447.84220445551.353.171.364.36914.3422.501.572.3635.0835.71
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25cf311184206811122918647363101404610.264.363.488.85120549491.305.224.383.35812.8320.571.603.6723.3344.14
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBslncf3220781415303921121910101.192.304.346.65027692.211.154.321.29513.0420.651.583.2626.0040.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter12024232705112722081994121366062910944045181549.266.365.427.79218064004964.336.161.327.00012.6722.041.741.9942.7535.49
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter39715273164559829271821064922236426165629.298.395.453.8486921541796.375.155.338.00012.3620.271.641.5056.5633.85
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter59224436317542341385521017.281.390.455.84510226265.358.174.357.00014.3420.751.451.5156.0041.27
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11143195145339967218689288347.336.433.517.95022351518.408.181.369.00013.1317.761.351.7447.8935.17
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter652454367752232011446472104.273.397.367.7649014299.361.094.310.00014.7221.401.450.67122.5020.90
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter100407921203168464323458072109.295.374.459.83318745462.350.164.324.0009.7417.321.781.7350.8837.50
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter622204360104423186277323012.273.357.409.7669018252.392.136.314.00010.7128.972.701.5955.0030.00
Colorado Rockies Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter66722483766061205340210834132558816388625.270.365.423.7889522132635.348.153.317.00012.3322.311.811.5256.2035.15
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2811052186275541530943311163278166417.261.368.427.795449991241.328.166.341.00013.1322.401.712.4235.0736.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1384988212625921739475120505611.253.353.466.81923255583.290.213.373.00012.8620.581.603.6023.7143.65
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter116434611202148351146610831126.276.375.399.77417333505.351.123.290.00013.0721.391.641.5854.2527.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games16257095152301113561888514756227.266.365.427.79224354669.336.161.327.00012.6722.041.741.9942.7535.49
Average Minor - Per 162 games162623129186401211744320911491172212.298.395.453.84828263733.375.155.338.00012.3620.271.641.5056.5633.85

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Casper Rockies PioRkcol19OF59--108341115111.9651.88------6295.277.6
2006Asheville Tourists SALAcol20OF97--205883221213.9642.20------9998.070.8
2007Modesto Nuts CalifA+col21OF62--15724-163159.9752.56------6595.444.3
2008Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol22OF106--255861269263.9782.48------10898.175.7
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol22CF9549121-113131.0001.440.27-----1369.25.6
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol22RF1-1-------------137.70.6
2009Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23CF2--3-1-43.7501.50------366.71.4
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol23CF127105977247542256252.9841.980.26-----13594.178.4
2010Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24CF24--60---60601.0002.50------2788.916.8
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24CF12010394823921-242241.9962.010.25-----13290.974.1
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol25CF23--582--60601.0002.61------2495.816.0
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25CF1221191072309682323315.9752.580.29-----12597.675.3
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26CF1311161026257462267261.9781.990.25-----14391.680.9
2013Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27CF2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27CF110106921231332237234.9872.130.25-----11992.467.9
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou28CF2--2---221.0001.00------450.01.4
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou28CF111110959238451247242.9802.180.25-----11695.768.5
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou28DH4---------------1163.42.5
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29CF1521491324337542346342.9882.250.26-----15697.493.8
2016Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30CF1--2---221.0002.00------250.00.7
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30CF1211171027219641229225.9831.860.22-----12596.875.2
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30DH1---------------1250.80.6
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31CF109108933222511228227.9962.080.24-----11892.467.3
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31DH1---------------1180.80.6
MLB Totals for CF - 10 season(s)-   CF111210389236231141361423882352.9852.120.25-----11120.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH6---------------60.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF52--1232--1251251.0002.40------520.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF106--255861269263.9782.48------1060.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF2--3-1-43.7501.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF62--15724-163159.9752.56------620.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF97--205883221213.9642.20------970.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF59--108341115111.9651.88------590.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Casper Rockies PioRkcol19---------59-
2006Asheville Tourists SALAcol20---------97-
2007Modesto Nuts CalifA+col21---------62-
2008Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol22---------106-
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol22-------91--
2009Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23-------2---
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol23-------127---
2010Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24-------24---
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24-------120---
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol25-------23---
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25-------122---
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26-------131---
2013Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27-------2---
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27-------110---
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou28-------2---
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou28-------111--4
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29-------152---
2016Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30-------1---
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30-------121--1
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31-------109--1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor21271079243301742142800000.224.314.308.622336121.304.084.23411.5723.142.000.000.0025.00
2007Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2164120100112000000.500.6671.0001.667416.500.5001.00033.330.000.000.000.0050.00
2008United StatesOlympicsTournament22928573102002400000.250.300.429.72912430.292.179.2506.6713.332.000.000.0057.14
2008Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB221014241003001200002.286.333.357.6905115.333.071.1436.6713.332.000.000.0025.00
2009Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB233479152372058392000201.291.356.430.78634990.377.139.31610.0022.222.220.000.0039.13
2009Colorado RockiesDiv SeriesMLB23414130002001301201.214.235.214.4493018.231.000.0715.5616.673.000.000.000.00
2010Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24174881111021211612000.229.383.292.67514262.262.063.27117.749.680.550.000.0018.18
2011Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2516477122101136700002.255.340.340.68016353.300.085.17011.3213.211.170.000.0025.00
2012Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26216781020232131701005.149.186.269.45518471.167.120.1794.2323.945.672.8233.5040.00
2013Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27185317216249004800000.396.439.8111.250431257.415.415.4917.0214.042.007.0213.2557.14
2014Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB28175091520040161310001.300.386.340.72617257.405.040.14010.5322.812.170.000.0013.33
2015Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB291948141522261091120001.313.441.5631.00427659.371.250.45815.2518.641.223.3924.0040.00
2015Chicago CubsWild CardMLB2914330011100000000.750.7501.5002.250614.667.7501.0000.000.000.0025.004.0033.33
2015Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB29416231012001301000.188.235.438.6737218.167.250.3135.5616.673.005.5616.0066.67
2015Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB29416141000001300000.250.294.313.6075117.308.063.1255.8817.653.000.000.0025.00
2016Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB301641121112360261320000.268.388.610.99825649.320.342.43912.2426.532.176.1213.6754.55
2016Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB30415221000002600000.133.235.200.4353117.222.067.20011.7635.293.000.000.0050.00
2016Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB30627693014000400000.333.333.556.88915427.364.223.2220.0014.810.003.7027.0044.44
2016Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB30730371022110710000.233.258.467.72514331.238.234.2330.0022.580.006.4515.0042.86
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31194312152317209800100.349.453.6051.05826653.400.256.51216.9815.090.891.8943.0040.00
2018St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3219528124205106900100.231.305.385.69020659.273.154.28810.1715.251.500.000.0050.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs271079243301742142800000.224.314.308.622336121.304.084.23411.5723.142.000.000.0025.00
Summer Olympics Totals - 1 yrs928573102002400000.250.300.429.72912430.292.179.2506.6713.332.000.000.0057.14
MLB Spring Training Totals - 12 yrs21254611315130161251171372114634012.277.365.456.82124958631.328.179.31911.4118.071.581.9045.5038.41
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs14330011100000000.750.7501.5002.250614.667.7501.0000.000.000.0025.004.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs12455820140041202201.178.235.289.52413353.206.111.2007.5522.643.001.8945.0037.50
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs10437134014001700000.302.318.465.78320544.343.163.1862.2715.917.002.2743.0038.46
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs730371022110710000.233.258.467.72514331.238.234.2330.0022.580.006.4515.0042.86

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004High School All-American - 1st Team (OF)1
2006South Atlantic League All-Star Team (UT)1
2008Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (OF) ... Double-A All-Star (OF) ... Double-A Player of the Year ... Texas League All-Star (OF)4
2012Colorado Rockies Player of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-08-08RFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.139Team Roster on 2017-08-08
2017-07-25CFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Sprained left wrist31.125Team Roster on 2017-07-25
2017-07-06CFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.106Team Roster on 2017-07-06
2017-06-24CFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right heel spur31.094Team Roster on 2017-06-24
2016-12-08CFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($82.5m) 14.5--14.5--14.5--14.5--14.5 $10m bonus.30.261Team Roster on 2016-12-08
2016-11-04CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency (Declined option)30.227  
2016-07-23CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.123Team Roster on 2016-07-23
2016-06-21CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right hamstring30.091Team Roster on 2016-06-21
2016-02-26CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($8m) [Free Agent] Mutual option for 2017 @$9m with $5m buyout29.341Team Roster on 2016-02-26
2015-11-03CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.226  
2015-01-24CFChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($9.5m) Avoids arbitration28.308Team Roster on 2015-01-24
2015-01-20cfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Astros to Cubs for Dan Straily and Luis Valbuena28.304Team Roster on 2015-01-20
2014-08-13cfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.144Team Roster on 2014-08-13
2014-08-08cfHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA) for rehab28.139Team Roster on 2014-08-08
2014-07-01cfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right intercostal strain28.101Team Roster on 2014-07-01
2013-12-03cfHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rockies with PTBNL to Astros for Jordan Lyles and Brandon Barnes27.256Team Roster on 2013-12-03
2013-07-11cfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.111Team Roster on 2013-07-11
2013-07-09cfColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA) for rehab27.109Team Roster on 2013-07-09
2013-07-02cfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right wrist soreness [Hit by pitch on ring finger]27.102Team Roster on 2013-07-02
2013-02-12cfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($11.6m) Avoiding arbitration26.327Team Roster on 2013-02-12
2012-05-06cfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActive--26.045Team Roster on 2012-05-06
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-07InjuredDisabled -- Left abdominal strain 
2009-09-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-25InjuredDisabled -- Bruised right knee 
2004-08-18Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2004Colorado Rockies-18925,000-------925,000Signing Bonus out of 2004 Draft (14th round - 410th overall)
2008Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll22390,000-75348-2,696,252390,0001,315,000
2009Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll23401,000-71329112,746,792400,0001,716,000
2010Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll24406,000-69227242,812,412400,0002,122,000
2011Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll25424,000-67323262,722,607414,0002,546,000
2012Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll262,350,000-30812662,954,887480,0004,896,000
2013Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll273,750,000-250873++3,023,990490,0008,646,0002013-02-12 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($11.6m) Avoiding arbitration
2014Houston AstrosTeam Payroll287,850,000-149284++3,256,497500,00016,496,000
2015Chicago CubsTeam Payroll299,500,0006.168127686++3,571,283507,50025,996,0002015-01-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($9.5m) Avoids arbitration
2016Chicago CubsTeam Payroll308,000,0007.168148983++3,498,245507,50033,996,0002016-02-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($8m) [Free Agent] Mutual option for 2017 @$9m with $5m buyout
2017St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3114,500,0008.16865393++3,651,709535,00048,496,0002016-12-08 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2017-2021 ($82.5m) 14.5--14.5--14.5--14.5--14.5 $10m bonus.
2018St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3214,500,000-66392++4,360,045545,00062,996,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red