Dexter Fowler
Dexter Fowler
Celebrated Name: Dexter Fowler
Real Name/Full Name: William Dexter Fowler
Gender: Male
Age: 38 years old
Birth Date: March 22, 1986
Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Nationality: American
Height: 1.96m
Weight: 88 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Darya Aliya Baghbani (m.2012)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Naya Fowler &Ivy Noor Fowler)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Dexter Fowler Gay?: No
Profession: Baseball Player
Salary: $14.5 million/year
Net Worth in 2024: $80 million
Last Updated: May 2024

William Dexter Fowler is a free agent American professional baseball outfielder. He has played with the Colorado Rockies, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, and Los Angeles Angels in Major League Baseball (MLB). As a United States national baseball team member, he competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Maybe you know about Dexter Fowler very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Dexter Fowler’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

The Aries star-signed baseball player was the son of Trudy and John Fowler. They were of Afro-American ethnicity. He grew up with his sibling Wesley Fowler in Atlanta and studied at the Milton High School in Milton, Georgia. In 105 at-bats at Milton, Fowler hit.457 with 14 home runs.

After initially committing to Miami, Fowler turned down offers from Harvard and the University of Miami in order to play professional league baseball. Prior to joining the Rockies, Fowler was just a right-handed slugger. As a minor leaguer, Fowler was chosen to represent the United States in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 22 March 1986, Dexter Fowler is 38 years old as of today’s date 25th May 2024. His height is 1.96 m tall, and weight is 88 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Dexter Fowler With Wife Darya Aliya Baghbani
Dexter Fowler With Wife Darya Aliya Baghbani

Dexter Fowler is a father of two beautiful girls, Naya and Ivy, and has been happily married to Aliya Fowler since 2012. On November 10, 2012, the pair exchanged their wedding vows at Peachtree Christian Church in Atlanta, Georgia. During the offseason of the baseball games, the family resides in Las Vegas. Dexter’s parents raised him as a Christian, and he lives on with it.

Former teammate Chris Nelson, who is also from Georgia, is good friends with Fowler, and he did surely attend Dexter’s wedding in Atlanta. Family time is a priority for Fowler, and he does a good job – as far as social media talks. He has not been involved in any rumors and scandals that are of public knowledge.

Career

Fowler was selected in the 14th round of the 2004 Major League Baseball draught by the Colorado Rockies. Major League Baseball chose him to play in the All-Star Futures Game at Yankee Stadium in 2008. On September 2, 2008, Fowler was called up to the Major Leagues for the first time.

That same day, he began his career in a 6–5 extra-inning home triumph over the San Francisco Giants. On September 10, 2008, in the top of the seventh inning of a 9–5 away defeat to the Atlanta Braves, Fowler collected his first hit, an infield single off Will Ohman. Fowler led the Majors with 14 triples in 2010.

On December 3, 2013, Fowler was dealt with the Houston Astros along with a player to be named later for outfielder Brandon Barnes and pitcher Jordan Lyles. Fowler was dealt with the Chicago Cubs on January 19, 2015, in exchange for Luis Valbuena and Dan Straily.

The Cubs made the playoffs for the first time in seven years after ending the 2015 season with a 97–65 record. On May 5, 2016, Fowler received his first career MLB expulsion for challenging a strike three call by umpire Vic Carapazza.

Dexter Fowler, along with teammates Jason Heyward, Addison Russell, and Carl Edwards Jr., were the first African-Americans to play in a World Series game for the Cubs on October 25, 2016.

Fowler and the St. Louis Cardinals agreed to terms on a five-year, $82.5 million contract on December 9, 2016. After missing the previous two seasons due to injury, Fowler returned to the St. Louis Cardinals’ starting lineup in 2019.

The Cardinals sent Fowler and cash to the Los Angeles Angels on February 4, 2021, in exchange for a player to be selected later. Fowler was placed on the injured list for 60 days on April 13.

Awards & Achievements

There are not many awards that Dexter Fowler has been awarded, but there is the one award from 2004 that he received – All-USA Today High School Baseball Player of the Year.

Net Worth & Salary of Dexter Fowler in 2024

Dexter Fowler Net Worth
Dexter Fowler Net Worth

As of May 2024, Dexter earned a whopping net worth of $80 million during his playing career! In addition, he has played in 11 MLB seasons and has made a total of about $83.1 million in his career.

His annual pay is $14.5 million. Dexter has agreed to terms with the St. Louis Cardinals on a five-year, $82.5 million contract that includes a $10 million signing bonus and an annual average salary of $16.5 million – Money, money, money!

Representing the nation in an Olympics team was an excellent achievement for Dexter. Playing with the Los Angeles Angels in 2021 was a little unfortunate. His injuries and hospitalization put him on a break from playing, but he bounced back, which was too stronger. Looking forward to seeing him playing better than ever before soon!

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