Patrick Mahomes’ Dad Was A Professional Baseball PlayerPat Mahomes Sr., 50, is a former baseball pitcher. After turning down football and basketball scholarships to play baseball for the University of Arkansas, he was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 1998 MLB Draft. Pat Sr. ditched college and went straight to the pros. Between 1992 and 2003, he played for six MLB teams: Minnesota Twins (1992-1996), Boston Red Sox (1996-1997), New York Mets (1998-2000), Texas Rangers (2001), Chicago Cubs (2002) and Pittsburgh Pirates (2003.) He also spent one year in Japan pitching for the Yokohama BayStars, and five years as a journeyman on the minor leagues, before retiring in 2009. Watch Pat Sr. strike out his opponent in this 1999 Cubs vs. Mets game:
Pat Mahomes And His Wife Amicably Split When Patrick Was a ChildPat Sr. began dating Randi Martin shortly after the Texas cheerleader graduated from high school. Although their wedding date is unknown, Randi gave birth to Patrick Mahomes Jr. on September 17, 1995. She also has another son, TikToker Jackson Mahomes, and a daughter, 10-year-old Mia Randall (from another relationship). The couple quietly divorced when Patrick was a child, but they seem to remain on good terms. Randi kept the last name Mahomes, and Pat Sr. is present for family events, like her former father-in-law’s January birthday celebration:
It looks like Patrick grew up with folks who made his sense of security and stability a priority.