As we near the stretch run of the 2021 MLB season, we have a first look at the 2022 campaign.
The Cubs announced their tentative 2022 spring training schedule on Wednesday. They open their 34-game schedule Feb. 26 at home, facing the Dodgers at Sloan Park in Mesa, Ariz.
The Cubs will play 18 games at Sloan Park, including their Cactus League finale against the White Sox on March 29.
The Cubs and Sox will square off four times total — three at Sloan Park (March 9, March 28-29) and once at Camelback Ranch in Glendale (March 18).
Individual tickets are scheduled to go on sale Jan. 15, 2022. Game times will be announced at a later date.
The current MLB Collective Bargaining Agreement expires Dec. 1. There's uncertainty of what's in store the coming months with what many expect to be contentious negotiations still to come.
Cubs president Jed Hoyer has said in recent weeks the direction in the Cubs' rebuild hinges in large part on what the next CBA looks like.