The Mets will be making their third appearance at Cashman Field, home of their Triple-A affiliate, the Las Vegas 51s. New York's last played in Las Vegas in 2014 when they also took on the Cubs.
The Mets begin their Spring Training schedule Thursday, March 3 vs. the Washington Nationals in Viera, Fla. at 1:05 p.m. The Mets first home game will be Friday, March 4 vs. the Miami Marlins in Port St. Lucie at 1:10 p.m. New York's last Grapefruit League game will be Wednesday, March 30 vs. Washington in Port St. Lucie at 12:10 p.m.
Season, group tickets and special ticket packages for Grapefruit League games including the Yankees, Red Sox and weekend games will go on sale Monday, December 7 at 10 a.m. at Mets.com or by calling 772-871-2115. Single game tickets will go on sale Saturday, January 16 at 10 a.m. More information is available online at Mets.com, StLucieMets.com or by calling 772-871-2115.
The Mets will open their 2016 Major League season on Sunday, April 3 at Kansas City at 8:35 p.m. (ET) on ESPN. The Home Opener is Friday, April 8 vs. Philadelphia at 1:10 p.m. at Citi Field.