Cubs, A's to play Spring Training games in Las Vegas
CHICAGO -- The Cubs are headed back to Las Vegas to play the Athletics in split-squad Spring Training games March 13-14.
The Cubs were already scheduled to host to the Indians on March 13 at Cubs Park and travel to Maryvale, Ariz., to face the Brewers on March 14. Game times have not been determined for the Chicago vs. Oakland games at Cashman Field in Las Vegas.
The two games against the Athletics are in addition to the Cubs' Cactus League schedule, which was released last month. The Cubs open Spring Training on March 5 with split-squad games against the A's at Cubs Park and against the Giants in Scottsdale. This is Chicago's second Spring Training at its new facility in Mesa, Ariz.
The Cubs' Cactus League schedule includes 15 games at Cubs Park and 16 road games.
The Cubs and White Sox will meet twice with a game March 20 in Glendale and another game March 27 in Mesa. The Cubs conclude Cactus League play on April 1 against the Brewers at Cubs Park.