Cubs beat Mariners at Sloan Park
Albert Almora Jr. and Javier Báez each hit their second home runs of the spring to propel the Cubs to a 7-3 win over the Mariners on Sunday at Sloan Park. Jon Lester shined in his second start of the spring. The Cubs play the Angels and A’s on Monday in split-squad action.
Here’s some more highlights from Mesa:
- Lester shared his thoughts on his second start of the spring
- Jason Heyward made a stellar catch to deny Daniel Vogelbach of extra bases
- Willson Contreras showed off his arm strength behind the plate, throwing out a pair of Mariners’ runners
- Heyward joined Len and JD for an interview
- New bench coach Andy Green was mic’d up