PEORIA, Ariz. (CBS) — The Cubs took on the Seattle Mariners Monday – with Manager David Ross still absent.

Andy Green filled in for Ross for the third time Monday, as Ross has been out with the flu and has yet to manage a game at all.

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New Cub Steven Souza Jr. was looking good in the first inning, with an RBI single that drove in Kris Bryant. Souza had two hits.

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Meanwhile, former White Sox catcher Josh Phegley fit in among the North Siders, with a three-run blast to center.

Albert Almora was also feeling good with a home run.

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The Cubs beat the Mariners 16-12.