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AVG
  • .238
HR
  • 19
RBI
  • 67
OBP
  • .346

2019 Batting

Stats
Regular Season
Postseason
Career
GPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSO
15048769116241196774142
933421003410
142249308001280251821235017291292

Recent Games

DateOPPResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSO
Tue 10/15@WSH
L
7-4
010000010
Mon 10/14@WSH
L
8-1
400000003
Sat 10/12vsWSH
L
3-1
300000012
Fri 10/11vsWSH
L
2-0
400000001
Wed 10/9@ATL
W
13-1
521100210
Latest News

Fantasy Baseball

Draft Rk
345
% Rostered
2.5
% Change 7 Days
0.6

News: 2 days agoFowler has missed multiple days due to back tightness and will not practice Sunday, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

Spin: Fowler's back issue appears to be minor, with manager Mike Shildt saying it's "nothing I'm overly concerned about," per Anne Rogers of MLB.com. The 34-year-old is coming off back-to-back seasons in which he struggled at the plate, but he did conclude the 2019 campaign on a high note., so there's reason to be optimistic that Fowler will open the season with plentiful opportunities for playing time..

ESPN Fantasy Projection: Fowler had nowhere to go but up after a disastrous 2018 campaign during which he registered a .180 BA and 63 wRC+. The veteran did improve last season, though his .238 BA was hardly reason to celebrate. Fowler's poor hitting was rooted in his declining contact skills, as his 75.2% contact rate and 24.7 K% were each the worst marks of his career. When he did hit the ball, Fowler generated a meager 85.2 mph average exit velocity, placing him in the bottom 10th percentile league wide. With that in mind, it's irrational to expect him to repeat last season's career-best mark of 19 home runs. Fowler deserves some credit for finding other ways to reach base -- he was hit by a pitch eight times and notched a solid 12.9 BB% -- but that's not enough to make him fantasy-viable, especially in light of his declining stolen-base numbers.