Victor Gonzalez is a Mexican professional baseball player. His playing position is Pitcher. He is playing for his current team, Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2020. Previously, he signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers as an international free agent on July 2, 2012, and began his professional career with the Arizona League Dodgers in 2013, going 3-2 with a 3.79 ERA over 38 innings. He was the winning pitcher in the deciding Game 6 of the 2020 World Series. On 17th April 2021, González picked up his first big league save against the San Diego Padres.
What makes Victor Gonzalez So Famous?
- Being a Mexican baseball player.
- Being a pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers of the MLB.
Where is Victor Gonzalez from?
Victor Gonzalez was born on 16th November 1995 in Tuxpan, Nayarit, Mexico with the birth name of Victor Aaron González. As per his nationality, he is Mexican and he belongs to Mexican-White ethnic group. His present age is 25 as of 2020. His Zodiac sign falls under Scorpio. He follows the Christianity religion. More information about his parents, siblings, and education is still to get revealed yet.
Victor Gonzalez Career
- Victor Gonzalez signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers on 2nnd July 2012 as an international free agent and then began his professional career with the Arizona League Dodgers in 2013, going 3-2 with a 3.79 ERA over 38 innings.
- With Ogden Raptors, he spent his 2014 season where he made 4-5 with a 6.09 ERA over 54+2⁄3 innings.
- He split the 2015 season between the AZL Dodgers, Ogden, and the Great Lakes Loons, and went a combined 1-7 with a 5.43 ERA over 66+1⁄3 innings.
- In 2016, he returned to Great Lakes going 3-6 with a 4.66 ERA over 94+2⁄3 innings.
- Due to severe injury, he missed all of the 2017 season.
- During his 2018 season, he split between Ogden and Great Lakes, going a combined 1-5 with a 7.49 ERA over 33+2⁄3 innings.
- He split the 2019 season between the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes, Tulsa Drillers, and Oklahoma City Dodgers, going a combined 5-2 with a 2.31 ERA over 89+2⁄3 innings in 38 games (13 starts).
- He was then added by the Dodgers to their 40-man roster on 31st October 2019.
- On 30th July 2020, he was called up to the MLB roster for the first time and made his major league debut on July 31 against the Arizona Diamondbacks where he appeared in 20.1 innings in 15 games (one start) for the Dodgers in 2020, winning three games and finishing with a 1.33 ERA and 23 strikeouts with only three walks.
- In the postseason, he pitched 6+2⁄3 innings across eight games and allowed two runs on five hits and four walks while striking out five.
- Additionally, he was the winning pitcher in the deciding Game 6 of the 2020 World Series.
- He picked up his first big league save against the San Diego Padres on 17th April 2021.
Who is Victor Gonzalez married to?
Victor Gonzalez is a married man. He married his beautiful long-time girlfriend, Carolina. Their wedding took place is Mexico in November 2020. As of today, the couple is enjoying their present life happily. He is very loyal to his wife and they both are supportive to each other. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
How much does Victor Gonzalez make?
Victor Gonzalez is a professional baseball player. The net worth of Victor is estimated to have between $1 Million-$5 Million at present. His current contract is a 1 year / $580,500 per year playing for the Los Angeles Dodgers, including a $580,500 guaranteed minimum salary, and a yearly basic salary of $580,500. Victor Gonzalez currently plays for Los Angeles Dodgers in Major League Baseball, the senior baseball league in the United States. As of 2021, Gonzalez is earning a yearly wage of $580,500, costing the team a total of $580,500. His major source of wealth comes from his baseball career.
How tall is Victor Gonzalez?
Victor Gonzalez is a cool man with a glowing face and a charming smile attracting a lot of people towards him. He has a perfect height of 1.83 m and his weight is around 82 Kg at present. His body type is average. His eye color is light brown and he has short brown hair. Overall, he has got a healthy body as of now. His other body measurements are unavailable at a moment. He has also inked many tattoos on his body.