MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS5) -- Potential rain is putting a damper on Saturday's Chicago Cubs spring training opener.
The game was supposed to start at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 at Sloan Park in Mesa. But now, thanks to the threat of rain, the Cubs have shifted the start time to 6:10 p.m. They'll take on the Oakland Athletics.
No ticket exchange is necessary. All tickets will be honored at the evening game.
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Single game tickets for 2020 Chicago Cubs Spring Training games at Sloan Park are on sale now. Tickets are available for purchase at the Sloan Park Ticket Office, on www.cubs.com or by calling 800-THE-CUBS.
Beginning this year, Cubs Spring Training single game tickets will be available exclusively as mobile tickets via the MLB Ballpark app. The MLB Ballpark app is a secure and convenient way to instantly access Cubs tickets at Sloan Park via a mobile device and is free to download and use with an MLB.com account. For additional information on mobile ticketing, including a detailed FAQ section, visit www.cubs.com/sloanparkmobileticketing.
The #Cubs have shifted the start time of tomorrow’s @SloanParkMesa opener against the Athletics to 6:10 p.m. MST due to the forecast of inclement weather throughout the morning and into the afternoon. No ticket exchange is necessary. pic.twitter.com/wg8PHi8CbP— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) February 21, 2020