Dexter Fowler was back home in Chicago on Tuesday, a city where his legacy is sealed and drinks are always on the house.
“Um, I don’t know if it’s home,” Fowler said in the Cardinals’ clubhouse before their game against the White Sox. “It feels good coming back, but obviously this is the South Side, not the North Side. But Chicago, yeah.”
It’s been a rough week for the former Cubs star, who is having a terrible season and was thrust into a controversy when Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak questioned his “effort and energy level,” which is corporate-ese for saying he was dogging it.
Mozeliak later backtracked on his comment, and Fowler accepted his...