Final #Cubs 5, Mets 1
Ben Zobrist hit a RBI single and scored on Kris Bryant’s infield hit in a three-run fifth inning to lift the Cubs to a 5-1 victory over the Mets Thursday night at Cashman Field in Las Vegas. Yasiel Balaguert added a leadoff home run in the eighth. Ryan Williams started and gave up two hits over three scoreless innings. The Cubs will close this two-game series against the Mets on Friday with Jason Hammel starting. First pitch is scheduled for 3:05 p.m. CT, and the game will be broadcast on WGN TV and Cubs.com. After an off day Saturday, the Cubs wrap up the exhibition schedule Sunday against the Angels.
Opening Night is April 4 in Anaheim.