Pat Hughes Biography
Pat Hughes is an American Sports Journalist who has been serving as play-by-play announcer for the Chicago Cubs of MLB on Cubs Radio 670 since he officially joined in 1996. He has also concealed games for the Columbus Clippers and San Jose Missions.
Hughes covered their basketball and football games basketball games at Northwestern University as well as the Minnesota North Stars of the NHL, and the MLB. Before that, he worked or Marquette University basketball as a radio and TV game-caller for 17 years.
Pat Hughes Age
Pat Hughes was born May 27, 1955, in Tucson, Arizona, in the United States of America. He is 67 years old.
Pat Hughes Height
Hughes is a man of tall stature and stands at 5 feet 8 inches tall (Approximately 1.77 meters).
Pat Hughes Family
He was born in Tucson, Arizona, and grew up in San Jose, California in the United States of America to his father and mother. He owns an American nationality and is of white ethnicity. Nevertheless, he is a confidential person and has not gone public with details regarding his family.
Pat Hughes Wife
Hughes is wedded to his beautiful wife Trish. The duo exchanged their wedding vows in 1987 and they have two daughters i.e. Amber and Janell.
Pat Hughes Education
He joined Branham High School in San Jose, California where he obtained his high school diploma and graduated in 1973. Hughes thereafter matriculated at San Jose State University and pursued a bachelor’s degree in TV in Journalism in Radio graduating in 1978.
Pat Hughes Salary
Hughes receives an annual salary of $84,655. This is according to Cubs Radio 670 anchors/reporters’ salaries.
Pat Hughes’s Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $1 Million US dollars.
Pat Hughes Career
Ron serves for Chicago Cubs as a color analyst and play-by-play broadcaster. He officially joined the station on Dec 12, 2013, succeeding Keith Moreland. In Dec 2013, he teamed up with Ron. In 2014, they contacted games on WGN Radio, and in 2015 at WBBM and WSCR-“The Score”-in 2016 and 2021, celebrated their eight years partnership.
He works as a play-by-play announcer for the Chicago Cubs of MLB since officially joining in 1996. Hughes has worked as an MLB announcer making 2022 his 40th year. He has also obscured games for the Columbus Clippers and San Jose Missions in their basketball and football games at the Minnesota North Stars of the NHL, MLB as well as basketball games of Northwestern University. In Dec 2013, Ron Coomer joined pat and they contacted games for WBBM in 2015, WGN Radio in 2014, and WSCR The Score”-in 2016.
Hughes has announced 57 Cubs postseason games and in Apr 2018 he made his 6000th Big League Baseball game comprised of regular season, Cactus League pre-season, and post-season contests, and games. His finest moment was the 2016 World Series when the Cubs finished a 108-year World Series drought, the longest in baseball history.
Before that, he worked as a radio/TV game-caller for Marquette University basketball for 17 years. Earlier, he was Voice of the Cubs along with color commentator Ron Santo and former Hall of Fame third baseman who passed in 2010. His career life began in 1983 performing for the Minnesota Twins as a TV play-by-play man. In addition, he served as a play-by-play man for Brewers Brewers for twelve years.