at Peoria, Ariz.
Monday, March 3 Mariners at the plate: First baseman Bryan LaHair set up a two-run second inning with a one-out double to right field, and drove in a run and scored in the ninth. Right fielder Brad Wilkerson singled and walked in his two at-bats. Center fielder Ichiro Suzuki, who grounded out twice and walked, is looking for his first hit this spring. Cubs at the plate: Alex Cintron, playing third base in place of injured Aramis Ramirez, doubled home second baseman Luis Figueroa in the sixth inning to put the Cubs ahead to stay. Designated hitter Jake Fox tripled, doubled, drove in a run and scored a run, while Ronny Cedeno had three hits.
Up next: The Cubs return home to Mesa to face the Brewers on Tuesday. Former Cubs closer Ryan Dempster makes his second start of the spring, looking for his second win.
Jim Street is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.