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.READ MORE: Man Carjacks, Crashes Jeep With Two Young Girls Inside In West Rogers Park
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.READ MORE: Advocacy Group Works To Get The Homeless Into Shelters With Chicago Temperatures Plummeting
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.MORE NEWS: Bridgeport Art Center To Host Exhibit Celebrating 50th Anniversary Of the National Women's Caucus For Art
The Cubs beat the Mariners 16-12.