Cubs announce 2017 Spring Training Schedule
|Monday, November 21, 2016 3:08 PM-|
CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today announced their 2017 Spring Training schedule, which begins on Saturday, February 25 with a split squad day that includes the club’s Sloan Park opener against the Oakland Athletics and a road game at the San Francisco Giants.
The club’s 37-game schedule includes 17 games at Sloan Park, 16 Cactus League road games, two games in Las Vegas against the Cincinnati Reds on March 25-26 and a pair of games in Houston to close out the exhibition schedule on March 30-31 at Minute Maid Park.
The Cubs and White Sox play twice next spring – Monday, February 27 in Mesa and Friday, March 17 in Glendale. The Cubs will also play two World Baseball Classic opponents at Sloan Park – March 7 vs. Team Italy and March 18 vs. a team that emerges from the Asia bracket.
Individual game tickets for the 2017 Chicago Cubs home spring training games at Sloan Park will go on sale Saturday, January 7 at 11 a.m. CT at the Sloan Park ticket office, on www.cubs.com or by calling 1-800-THE-CUBS. For season ticket and group ticket information please visit www.sloanpark.com or call 1-800-THE-CUBS.
Fans may direct ticket and additional spring training questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. For continuously updated information and to take a virtual tour of Sloan Park, please visit www.sloanpark.com.
The Cubs 2017 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).
DATE OPPONENT SITE
Saturday, February 25 Oakland Athletics (ss) SLOAN PARK
San Francisco Giants (ss) Scottsdale
Sunday, February 26 Cleveland Indians SLOAN PARK
Monday, February 27 Chicago White Sox SLOAN PARK
Tuesday, February 28 Los Angeles Angels SLOAN PARK
Wednesday, March 1 Kansas City Royals Surprise
Thursday, March 2 Cincinnati Reds Goodyear
Friday, March 3 Cincinnati Reds SLOAN PARK
Saturday, March 4 Los Angeles Dodgers SLOAN PARK
Sunday, March 5 Texas Rangers Surprise
Monday, March 6 Los Angeles Angels Tempe
Tuesday, March 7 Team Italy SLOAN PARK
Wednesday, March 8 OFF DAY
Thursday, March 9 Seattle Mariners SLOAN PARK
Friday, March 10 Seattle Mariners Peoria
Saturday, March 11 Colorado Rockies SLOAN PARK
Sunday, March 12 Oakland Athletics Mesa
Monday, March 13 San Diego Padres Peoria
Tuesday, March 14 Milwaukee Brewers SLOAN PARK
Wednesday, March 15 Arizona Diamondbacks (7:05 p.m.) SLOAN PARK
Thursday, March 16 Los Angeles Dodgers Glendale
Friday, March 17 Chicago White Sox Glendale
Saturday, March 18 Asia WBC Team (ss) SLOAN PARK
Milwaukee Brewers (ss) Maryvale
Sunday, March 19 Kansas City Royals (7:05 p.m.) SLOAN PARK
Monday, March 20 Colorado Rockies Scottsdale
Tuesday, March 21 OFF DAY
Wednesday, March 22 Cincinnati Reds (6:05 p.m.) Goodyear
Thursday, March 23 Arizona Diamondbacks Scottsdale
Friday, March 24 Cleveland Indians SLOAN PARK
Saturday, March 25 Cleveland Indians (ss) Goodyear
Cincinnati Reds (ss) (TBD) Las Vegas
Sunday, March 26 San Diego Padres (ss) SLOAN PARK
Cincinnati Reds (ss) (1:05 p.m. Vegas time) Las Vegas
Monday, March 27 Cleveland Indians (6:05 p.m.) Goodyear
Tuesday, March 28 San Francisco Giants SLOAN PARK
Wednesday, March 29 Oakland Athletics SLOAN PARK
Thursday, March 30 Houston Astros (7:10 p.m. CT) Houston
Friday, March 31 Houston Astros (1:10 p.m. CT) Houston