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Feb 25, 2017
Rotoworld
Dexter Fowler walked twice, stole a base and scored twice in his debut with the Cardinals on Saturday.
ESPN 17 hours ago

Dexter Fowler's mission? Change tune in Cardinals' clubhouse

Dexter Fowler's mission? Change tune in Cardinals' clubhouse
Fowler walks right into role as leadoff man

Fowler walks right into role as leadoff man

JUPITER, Fla. • Dexter Fowler put an immediate charge into the Cardinals’ offense Saturday. And he didn’t even make contact.
Rotoworld Feb 25, 2017

Fowler walks twice, scores twice vs Marlins - Dexter Fowler (OF) St Louis Cardinals

Dexter Fowler walked twice, stole a base and scored twice in his debut with the Cardinals on Saturday.
Call to the Pen Feb 25, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Dexter Fowler Receives Criticism for Comments on Travel Ban

As every major league team prepares for the upcoming season, Dexter Fowler is learning to field the criticism he received for commenting on President Donald Trump’s travel ban. Over the past nine years, Dexter Fowler has built a reputation of high-character and sportsmanship. His clubhouse presence and leadership sparked the interest of the Chicago Cubs, […] St. Louis Cardinals: Dexter Fowler Receives Criticism for Comments on Travel Ban - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

As Fowler goes. . . so go the Cardinals

Newcomer to lead off against Miami in first exhibition.
Viva El Birdos Feb 24, 2017
The Cardinals escaped the room! - A Hunt and Peck

The Cardinals escaped the room! - A Hunt and Peck

The mystery is solved! On Thursday a cloud of mystery surrounded the Cardinals as the team was whisked away on a mysterious bus to a mysterious location. Brilliant minds prognosticated on the whereabouts of our favorite baseball team, but with no real leads, the investigation reached a standstill. Until... Xscaped with my bros! pic.twitter.com/uWI1eqPAsZ — Dexter Fowler (@DexterFowler) February 23, 2017 An escape the room, of course! Apparently the trip was a "team-building" exercise. Whether it achieved its desired effect or not remains to be seen, but the players seemed to have...
Cardinals take secret field trip

Cardinals take secret field trip

JUPITER, Fla. - Veterans Adam Wainwright, Dexter Fowler and Yadier Molina were among a group of Cardinals who were bused away Thursday morning for a secret off-site team-building exercise.
Viva El Birdos Feb 23, 2017
Cardinals news and notes: 2017, Podcast, Draft, Yadier Molina, Dexter Fowler

Cardinals news and notes: 2017, Podcast, Draft, Yadier Molina, Dexter Fowler

Recapping Wednesday’s happenings at VEB. Here’s a recap of Wednesday’s action at Viva El Birdos: Viva El Birdos Podcast: Episode 72 — In the latest installment of the Viva El Birdos podcast, Aaron Schafer (aka the red baron) and I joined John and Heather to discuss the Cardinals’ top prospects. If you have any interest in the team’s farm system or are eager to learn, I encourage you to tune in! 2017 Draft Preview No. 2: Starting off Sinister — The red baron strikingly examined three left-handed pitchers who are in the upcoming draft class for this June. Comps for the 2017...
Viva El Birdos Feb 22, 2017
Imagining Dexter Fowler’s best self in 2017

Imagining Dexter Fowler’s best self in 2017

Projections say Dexter Fowler should be a slightly above average player in 2017. They’re probably right. But they might not be. For some-to-all of his Major League Baseball career, new St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Dexter Fowler has exhibited just about every skill you could realistically hope to have in a baseball player. In 2009, his first full season in MLB, with the Colorado Rockies, Fowler stole 27 bases, good for 6.8 FanGraphs Baserunning Runs Above Average. While speed among MLB players tends to decline more quickly than other skills, it is worth noting that his second-best...
Viva El Birdos Feb 22, 2017
Viva El Birdos Podcast: Episode 72

Viva El Birdos Podcast: Episode 72

In which we discuss the Dexter Fowler controversy, the Alex Reyes injury, and the Cardinals’ top prospects On the newest VEB podcast, we discuss Dexter Fowler, Alex Reyes, and some of the top prospects in the St. Louis Cardinals system, including Harrison Bader, Luke Weaver, Carson Kelly, Jack Flaherty, and Delvin Perez. Link: Just Be Honest About What You're Doing—Double Birds
MLB Daily Dish Feb 21, 2017
Kindness will become the new extra 2%

Kindness will become the new extra 2%

Dexter Fowler and Dellin Betances highlight how, in an increasingly angry and divided world, kindness and respect can become valuable commodities. This morning, I was discussing Dexter Fowler’s situation with my girlfriend (don’t be shocked, neither that I have a girlfriend, nor that she’s an exceptionally patient person who tolerates me talking about baseball over breakfast bagels). If you haven’t been paying attention, Fowler explained the other day about how the new President’s proposed immigration ban is affecting him and his family, given that his wife was born in Iran....

St. Louis Cardinals fans griping about Dexter Fowler’s political comment are making trouble out of nothing

It’s a shame that some people who claim to be St. Louis Cardinals fans polluted the internet with hateful comments after new Redbirds outfielder Dexter Fowler mentioned on social media …
Viva El Birdos Feb 21, 2017
Cardinals news and notes: Dexter Fowler and expectations for Jack Flaherty & Sandy Alcantara

Cardinals news and notes: Dexter Fowler and expectations for Jack Flaherty & Sandy Alcantara

Looking back on Monday’s stories. Let’s take a look back at the stories from Presidents’ Day Monday here at Viva El Birdos: 2017 VEB Community Projections: Dexter Fowler — Alex Crisafulli led off the day with some notes on Cardinals centerfielder Dexter Fwler and the form for you to cast your 2017 projections for him. Be sure to do so if you haven’t already! Dexter Fowler, baseball player, is a human being, too — In wake of tension on social media, Joe Schwarz took the time to remind us that Dexter Fowler — though he may seem otherwise when he makes a sparkling play in the...
Sports Illustrated Feb 20, 2017

Dexter Fowler unfazed by backlash after comments on Trump's immigration ban

Dexter Fowler is tuning out the critics after he called Donald Trump's immigration ban “unfortunate.”
Viva El Birdos Feb 20, 2017
Dexter Fowler speaks his mind - A Hunt and Peck

Dexter Fowler speaks his mind - A Hunt and Peck

And he is allowed to. Dexter Fowler recently made headlines after stating an opinion to ESPN’s Mark Saxon regarding the new administration in the United States and its proposed legislation. Joe Schwarz delves further into the topic here. In response to his views Fowler has taken a bit of criticism online, prompting this tweet: For the record. I know this is going to sound absolutely crazy, but athletes are humans, and not properties of the team they work for. — Dexter Fowler (@DexterFowler) February 19, 2017 Athletes are humans, and while they provide us, other humans,...

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