Cubs announce game time change for July 18 vs. Mets

The Chicago Cubs today announced that the Monday, July 18 game vs. the New York Mets at Wrigley Field will begin at 6:05 p.m. CT to accommodate a national broadcast by ESPN. The game will be seen locally on WPWR My50 Chicago and will be blacked out in the Chicago market.

The contest was originally slated to begin at 7:05 p.m. CT.