Cubs announce 2018 Spring Training schedule

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Mark Rebilas - USA Today Sports
Mark Rebilas - USA Today Sports

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today announced their 2018 Spring Training schedule, which begins on Friday, February 23 with a game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Maryvale. The Cubs host their Sloan Park opener the following day with a game against the Texas Rangers in Mesa.

The club’s 34-game schedule includes 16 games at Sloan Park, 16 Cactus League road games and two games in Las Vegas against the Cleveland Indians on March 17-18. Additional games to close out the spring training slate are expected to be announced at a later time.

The Cubs and White Sox meet three times next spring, including two games at Sloan Park on Tuesday, February 27 and Saturday, March 10. The Cubs play the White Sox in Glendale on Friday, March 16.

Individual game tickets for the 2018 Chicago Cubs home spring training games at Sloan Park will go on sale Saturday, January 6 at 11 a.m. CT at the Sloan Park ticket office, on or by calling 1-800-THE-CUBS. For season ticket and group ticket information please visit or call 1-800-THE-CUBS.

Fans may direct ticket and additional spring training questions to For continuously updated information and to take a virtual tour of Sloan Park, please visit

The Cubs 2018 Spring Training schedule is below. All games are scheduled to start at 1:05 p.m. Arizona time unless otherwise denoted (start times still subject to change). Cubs split squad games are denoted with an (ss).


Friday, February 23 Milwaukee Brewers Maryvale

Saturday, February 24 Texas Rangers SLOAN PARK

Sunday, February 25 San Francisco Giants Scottsdale

Monday, February 26 Seattle Mariners SLOAN PARK

Tuesday, February 27 Chicago White Sox SLOAN PARK

Wednesday, February 28 Oakland Athletics SLOAN PARK

Thursday, March 1 Colorado Rockies SLOAN PARK

Friday, March 2 Los Angeles Angels (1:10 PM) Tempe

Saturday, March 3 Cincinnati Reds SLOAN PARK

Sunday, March 4 Arizona Diamondbacks (1:10 PM) Scottsdale

Monday, March 5 Colorado Rockies (1:10 PM) Scottsdale

Tuesday, March 6 Los Angeles Dodgers SLOAN PARK

Wednesday, March 7 Cleveland Indians (6:05 PM) Goodyear

Thursday, March 8 San Diego Padres SLOAN PARK

Friday, March 9 Los Angeles Angels SLOAN PARK

Saturday, March 10 Chicago White Sox (ss) SLOAN PARK

Los Angeles Dodgers (ss, 7:05 PM) Glendale

Sunday, March 11 Oakland Athletics Mesa

Monday, March 12 OFF DAY

Tuesday, March 13 San Diego Padres (ss, 1:10 PM) Peoria

San Francisco Giants (ss, 7:05 PM) SLOAN PARK

Wednesday, March 14 Kansas City Royals Surprise

Thursday, March 15 Arizona Diamondbacks SLOAN PARK

Friday, March 16 Chicago White Sox Glendale

Saturday, March 17 Cleveland Indians (ss) SLOAN PARK

Cleveland Indians (ss, 4:05 PM Vegas Time) Las Vegas

Sunday, March 18 Kansas City Royals (ss) SLOAN PARK

Cleveland Indians (ss, 1:05 PM Vegas Time) Las Vegas

Monday, March 19 Cincinnati Reds (6:05 PM) Goodyear

Tuesday, March 20 OFF DAY

Wednesday, March 21 Texas Rangers Surprise

Thursday, March 22 San Francisco Giants (7:05 PM) Scottsdale

Friday, March 23 Milwaukee Brewers SLOAN PARK

Saturday, March 24 Colorado Rockies (ss, 7:05 PM) SLOAN PARK

Seattle Mariners (ss, 6:40 PM) Peoria

Sunday, March 25 Kansas City Royals (12:05 PM) Surprise

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