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Josh Stowers

#21 | RF | DodgersLAD
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Josh Stowers
Name: Joshua Stowers
Born: Feb 25, 1997 in Chicago, IL
College: Louisville
High School: Louisville
High School: Mt. Carmel (Ill.) HS
Ht.: 6'0" / Wt.: 200 lbs
Bats: R / Throws: R
Drafted in the 2nd round (54th overall) by the Seattle Mariners in 2018 (signed for $1,100,000)
Buried on a star-studded Louisville roster his first two years, Stowers flashed hints of greatness batting in the bottom of the Cardinals order his sophomore season, hitting .364 in the College World Series en route to a more prominent role this spring. Louisville's best remaining position player, Stowers has batted in the top of the order and started in center field all season, slashing .311/.451/.483 with five home runs and 31 stolen bases in 37 attempts. The 6-foot, 205-pound righthanded hitter marries a plus hit tool with above-average speed and at least average power. Early in the season, Stowers struggled with a more pull-heavy, uppercut swing, but his numbers rebounded as he switched back to a more up-the-middle approach. While an everyday center fielder for Louisville, Stowers profiles as more of a left fielder in pro ball with a below-average arm. He doesn't have one key carrying tool, but the sum of his parts gives him upside.
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