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21 Dexter Fowler OF
Height/Weight: 6-4/190 | Birthdate: 3/22/1986 | Birthplace: Atlanta, GA | Bats/Throws: S/R | Team: Houston | College: No College | MLB Experience: 7 | Salary: $3,750,000 | Owned/Started%: 43/27 | Average Draft Position: 241.13
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Dexter Fowler doing well since DL activation


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(8/18/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler homered for the first time since coming off the disabled list during an 8-1 win Sunday at Boston. He also finished with two hits for a third straight game, two runs and one walk.

Fowler connected for his seventh home run when hit hit a solo blast off Joe Kelly in the third inning. Fowler is batting .389 (7 for 18) with one home run, two RBI, four runs and five walks in five games since his DL activation.


Dexter Fowler starts in first game off DL


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(8/13/2014) As expected, Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler was activated off the 15-day disabled list and returned to the starting lineup Wednesday against the Twins. He has been sidelined since late June due to an intercostal strain.

Dexter Fowler to be activated Wednesday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(8/12/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler will join the team in Houston Tuesday ahead of his expected return from the disabled list Wednesday, manager Bo Porter announced Tuesday.

Fowler has been out since late June due to an intercostals, but just got through a rehab assignment at Triple-A Oklahoma City that saw him go 3 for 10 over four games. He was hitting .270/.377/.396 in 285 at-bats prior to the injury. 


Dexter Fowler appears destined to join Astros this week


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/11/2014) Bo Porter has indicated that Astros center fielder Dexter Fowler should return in time for a road trip that begins Thursday in Boston, per MLB.com.

Fowler has been sidelined for seven weeks with an intercostal strain. He has been on a rehab assignment with Triple-A Oklahoma City.


Dexter Fowler collects two hits in rehab debut Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/9/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler went 2 for 3 and drove in a run in his rehab debut with Triple-A Oklahoma City Friday.

Fowler is scheduled to play at least three games with Oklahoma City, meaning the earliest he would return to the Astros is Monday. He has hit .270/.377/.396 with six home runs, 24 RBI and six stolen bases in 285 at-bats. Fowler is recovering from an intercostal strain.


Dexter Fowler to begin rehab assignment Friday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(8/7/2014)  Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler will begin his minor-league rehab assignment Friday at Triple-A Oklahoma City, the team announced.

Fowler will take batting practice Thursday, and barring an unexpected setback with his intercostals strain, will begin his assignment Friday. He is expected to need at least three games before he can return to the majors.


Dexter Fowler to hit on field Thursday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/6/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler is expected to take batting practice on the field Thursday for the first time since hitting the disabled list with an intercostal strain, MLB.com reports.

Fowler said Wednesday that he could begin a rehab assignment within the next week if he doesn't encouter any setbacks. He'll likely need three games on assignment before returning to the Astros lineup.


Astros 'days away' from considering rehab for Dexter Fowler


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/5/2014) The Astros remain "days away" from considering a rehab assignment for outfielder Dexter Fowler, MLB.com reports.

Fowler expressed frustration with still being on the disabled list late last week. He's working his way back from an intercostal strain.


Dexter Fowler 'tired of being on the DL'


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(8/3/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler (intercostal strain) is still uncertain of when he will begin a rehab assignment, per The Houston Chronicle.

"Hit, throw, I run," Fowler said when asked what he has been able to do. "My running’s nice. I’m running well. It’s feeling a lot better. … I feel like I’m right on schedule, whatever my schedule is."

Fowler is hitting off a tee and taking soft toss in the batting cage.

"Tired of being on the DL," Fowler said. "I mean, it’s always frustrating when you just got to watch baseball and you can’t play, you can’t contribute. This is what I signed up to do, I want to play every day. It sucks when you can’t."


Dexter Fowler may not be back until August


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/24/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler continues to make slow progress in his recovery from a right intercostal strain, and will likely not be back from the disabled list until after the July 31 trade deadline, MLB.com reports Thursday.

Fowler was eligible to be reinstated on Tuesday, but has yet to be cleared for baseball activities. He'll likely need a rehab stint in the minors before manager Bo Porter brings him back to the majors.

Dexter Fowler has yet to resume baseball activities


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/20/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler has yet to be cleared to resume baseball activities, and will not be activated from the disabled list on Tuesday, according to the Houston Chronicle on Sunday.

Fowler, who is working his way back from an intercostal injury, will need to play in rehab games before he is back from the DL. Manager Bo Porter indicated that it could come as early as next weekend.

Dexter Fowler on track to return next weekend


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/18/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler will likely be reinstated from the disabled list as early as next weekend's home series against the Marlins, manager Bo Porter told MLB.com on Friday.

Fowler has been travelling with the team to receive treatment on his intercostal injury. Before the injury, he batted .270/.377/.396 over 285 at-bats. 


Dexter Fowler will need more time


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/17/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler will need more time to return from his intercostal injury, according to the Houston Chronicle

Manager Bo Porter said Fowler is "day-to-day" but is "not ready to play." Fowler has been out since June 26 due to the injury. Fowler is hitting .270/.377/.396 over 285 at-bats. 


Dexter Fowler targeting Friday return


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/12/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler (intercostal) told reporters he's targeting a return Friday against the White Sox, MLB.com reports. Fowler is eligible to return from the disabled list Saturday, but will need the All-Star break to recover.

"I feel all right," Fowler said Saturday. "Obviously, I'm not ready to come off the DL. I think we're going to use the All-Star break to get back."

Dexter Fowler begins light hitting Monday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/7/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler rejoined the team and begain participating in light hitting in the batting cage, MLB.com reports. It was his first baseball activity since getting a platelet-rich plasma injection and taking four days off.

"They actually planned that, even before right when I told them when my injury was," Fowler said. "I was like, 'Well, we'll wait a few days to see how it feels,' and obviously it feels better now. I haven't really done anything but sit there and relax."

Fowler, who is recovering from an intercostal strain, is eligible to come off the disabled list Saturday, and the team is working towards having him back in the minimum amount of time.


Dexter Fowler expected to spend minimum time on DL


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler (intercostal strain) will rejoin the team next week in Texas to begin baseball activities, according to the Houston Chronicle. The Astros expect Fowler to spend the minimum time on the disabled list.

"When the 15 days rolls around, he should be ready to go," manager Bo Porter said Wednesday.


Intercostal strain lands Dexter Fowler on DL


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/1/2014) The Astros announced Tuesday they placed outfielder Dexter Fowler on the 15-day disabled list due to a a right intercostal strain. The move is retroactive to June 27.

Dexter Fowler not ready to return to lineup Monday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler found himself on the bench for a fourth straight game Monday against the Mariners because of a back injury. Alex Presely was once again in center field for Houston.

Dexter Fowler misses third straight start


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/29/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler was unable to start Sunday against the Tigers, missing a third straight start due to a back injury. Fowler is mired in a 3-for-26 slump in his last seven games.

"Just again, a tight back for him," manager Bo Porter said, per MLB.com. "We'll follow the trainers' lead, and it's not something we want to turn into 10 or 15 days when it should be OK in a few days."


Dexter Fowler not in lineup Saturday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler is not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game against the Tigers.

Fowler was scratched from Friday's game with back issues, and he remains day-to-day moving forward. He has hit .270/.377/.396 with six home runs, 24 RBI and six stolen bases in 285 at-bats.


Dexter Fowler scratched with tight back


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler has been scratched from Friday's game against the Tigers, due to tightness in his back. He is considered day to day at this point. 

Hitters to sit in Week 13


by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
(6/22/2014) Thinking about starting Derek Norris, Mike Napoli, Scooter Gennett, Yangervis Solarte, Jean Segura or Dexter Fowler in Fantasy Week 13 (June 23-29)? You might want to think again.

Find out why in the latest Start and Sit Hitters.


Dexter Fowler belts fifth home run of the season


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/15/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler enjoyed a solid performance at the plate on Sunday against the Rays, launching his fifth home run of the season in a 4-3 defeat.

Fowler led the game off with a solo home run, giving his team an early lead. He added a double in the third and finished 2 for 4 with two runs scored and an RBI. He owns a .284/.389/.412 slash line with 22 RBI in 250 at-bats.

Dexter Fowler racking up two-hit performances


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/9/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler pushed his hitting streak to six games Sunday against the Twins with another two-hit performance. It was his fifth two-hit game during the modest hitting streak.

Fowler clubbed a solo home run off Samuel Deduno in the third inning and added an RBI single off Anthony Swarzak in the fourth inning Sunday. He is batting .524 (11 for 21) with one triple, one home run, two doubles, three RBI, six runs and six walks in his last six games.


Dexter Fowler homers, reaches base four times Saturday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/17/2014) Astros outfielder Dexter Fowler continued to show some patience at the plate on Saturday, reaching base four times in a 6-5 victory over the White Sox.

Fowler singled in the second, homered in the fifth and singled in a run in the seventh. He finished 3 for 4 with a walk, two runs scored and two RBI. He has now walked in seven games in a row. He owns a .265/.372/.388 slash line with three homers and 12 RBI in 147 at-bats.