Anthony D. Gonsolin…attended St. Mary's University, where he earned All-WCC First Team honors in 2016 as an outfielder/pitcher ... he hit .307 with seven homers and 26 RBI while going 3-3 with a 3.86 ERA in 18 games on the mound…Prior to St. Mary's, he starred for Vacaville High School…He was named to the All-Monticello Empire League team and was named an Optimist Sacramento Area All-Star and garnered MVP honors for the South squad in the all-star game…originally selected by the Dodgers in the 9th round of the 2016 First-Year Player Draft out of Saint Mary's University.
Finished his first big league season with a 4-2 record and a 2.93 ERA (13 ER/40.0 IP) with a save in 11 games (six starts) across four stints with Los Angeles ... In six starts, including his Major League debut, he went 2-2 with a 2.89 ERA (9 ER/28.0 IP), striking out 24 batters against 10 walks while posting a 1.07 WHIP ... Made five relief appearances, putting up a 2-0 record with a save and a 3.00 ERA (4 ER/12.0 IP), limiting opponents to a .143 average while registering a 0.92 WHIP… four of his five relief appearances were of 2.0 innings or more, including a 4.0 inning save at Colorado on July 30...allowed only four earned runs in 20.0 innings during the month of August, posting a 1.80 ERA while striking out 16 batters...started the season with Oklahoma City, where he went 2-4 with a 4.35 ERA (20 ER/41.1 IP) in 13 starts, punching out 50 against 21 walks.
Split the season between Advanced -A Rancho Cucamonga and Double-A Tulsa, going 10-2 with a 2.60 ERA (37 ER/128 IP) in 26 starts…he struck out 155 batters against 42 walks, while holding opponents to a .219 batting average ... Set career-highs in wins, ERA, starts, innings pitched, strikeouts, batting average against and WHIP (1.14) ... Started the season with Rancho Cucamonga, going 4-2 with 2.69 ERA (25 ER/ 83.2IP) before being promoted to Double-A Tulsa on July 14...finished the season with Tulsa, earning a 6-0 record with a 2.44 ERA in nine starts for the Drillers…won his first four starts with the Drillers and held his opponents to a .203 batting average with 1.08 WHIP...was named MiLB.com Organizational All-Star and California League Mid-Season All-Star.
Spent most of the season with Advanced-A Rancho Cucamonga, where he went 7-5 with a 3.92 ERA (27 ER/62.0 IP), striking out 73 batters against 18 walks while posting a 1.27 WHIP...appeared in three games for Single-A Great Lakes, posting a 0-1 record and a 3.38 ERA (3 ER/8.0 IP) with 12 strikeouts.
In his first professional season, he went 1-2 with a 3.77 ERA (13 ER/31.0 IP) in 19 games between Single-A Great Lakes and Rookie-level Ogden.