The Texas Rangers today announced the club's individual ticket offers and pricing for 2012. The official 2012 regular season schedule with game times was also released.
Individual tickets for all 2012 games at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, except Opening Day will go on sale at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 3 at the West Box Office, on the internet at texasrangers.com, or by phone at 972.RANGERS.
The club also announced specifics of an Online Ticket Opportunity that will allow fans the chance to purchase tickets to Opening Day, Friday, April 6 against the Chicago White Sox.
Beginning Wednesday, February 1 at 12 noon and continuing through Monday, February 20 at 12 noon, fans can go to texasrangers.com/presale and register for the opportunity to purchase up to two tickets to Opening Day. Following registration, a pool of randomly selected registrants will be chosen and provided access to an online pre-sale opportunity, based on available inventory. Those selected will be notified by email no later than Wednesday, February 22.
A limited number of reserved seats, obstructed view seating, and standing room only tickets will be included in the ticket opportunity. There is no charge to register for this opportunity. This will be the only chance for fans to purchase single game tickets for Opening Day at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
There will still be other options available for fans to guarantee their places at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington for Opening Day, including through the purchase of a 10-Game Plan, which includes a free ticket to Opening Day.
With six different 10-Packs to choose from, packages start at just $160 per plan. The 10-Game Plan offer several benefits, including a savings on Premier pricing (fans pay regular price for Premier games) and having the exact same seat location for the ten games of each plan (exact seating is not guaranteed for Opening Day). In addition, 10-Game Plan buyers will receive the option to purchase one game in the Division Series and one game in the American League Championship Series should the Rangers make the Postseason.
The 10-Game Plans go on sale next Monday, January 17. Fans can call 972-RANGERS x3 or visit texasrangers.com for more information. Tickets can also be purchased at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Normal business hours are Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
For 2012, the advance individual sale price for both non-Premier and Premier games will either remain the same or increase by $2.00 or less on 49.5% of the seats at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. Of the ballpark's total capacity, 42% of the seats are priced at $30.00 or less for all games, non-Premier and Premier. There are 26 Premier Games in 2012, three fewer than a year ago. Premier Game pricing was first introduced in 2007. Cash parking for 2012 will be $12.00 for most games. Cash parking for all Friday home games (except April 6) will be $10.00.
2012 TEXAS RANGERS INDIVIDUAL TICKET PRICES
(Gate Price/Premier Price)
Lexus Club Infield - $76/$85
Lower Reserved - $34/$38
Lower Infield - $71/$79
Lexus Club Terrace - $27/$30
Lower Box - $66/$74
Upper Box - $20/$23
Lexus Club Box - $66/$74
Outfield Plaza** - $27/$30
Corner Box - $53/$59
Upper Reserved - $16/$6*/$18/$6*
All You Can Eat Porch - $47/$53
Grandstand Reserved - $7/$3*/$8/$3*
*Children 13 & under.
**Outfield Plaza is a new seating category for 2012 replacing the bleacher seating areas
Listed prices increase $1-$5 for adult tickets on day of game.
Premier Games for 2012: April 6-7; 23-25; May 11-12; June 15-17; 22-23; 29-30; July 6-7; 23-25; 27-28; August 10-11; September 28-30.
NOTE: Home Plate Seats, Cuervo Club, VIP Infield, and Premium Infield locations are available only on a season ticket basis.
The Rangers will once again have a number of season-long individual game ticket discounts to provide added value in 2012, including the following:
COCA-COLA TOTAL FAMILY PACKS: Coca-Cola Total Family Packs include four tickets, four jumbo hot dogs, four Coke soft drinks, two kids zone wristbands, and one souvenir program. Save up to 50% and choose from two seating areas: Upper Reserved - $60 and Lower Reserved - $100
Additional persons may be added (one program per four tickets, one kids zone wristband per two tickets). Offer is available at texasrangers.com/family, via phone, or at box office with the coupon available on Coca-Cola 2-Liter packaging at retail. Offer may be redeemed for all Sunday through Thursday regular-season games except April 23-25 and July 23-25.
OZARKA WEBSITE WEDNESDAYS: Tickets for most Wednesday home games are half price in Upper Reserved, Upper Box, Lexus Club Terrace, and Lower Reserved when purchased online at texasrangers.com/specials. Offer is not valid for April 25 or July 25.
VERIZON WIRELESS FIREWORKS FRIDAYS: The Texas Rangers will offer $10 upper level tickets and $10 cash parking for Friday night home games this season. Fans may enter VERIZON as the coupon code on texasrangers.com to purchase $10 tickets in Upper Box and Upper Reserved seating areas, and each game will feature a post-game fireworks show.
Regular home game times in 2012 will once again be 7:05 p.m. CT for night games; 1:05 p.m. CT for weekday day games; and 2:05 p.m. CT for Sunday day games (May 27; June 17; August 12 and 26; September 16 and 30). The exceptions are Saturday, May 12 versus the Los Angeles Angels (12:05 p.m. CT for FOX telecast), Saturday, May 26 versus the Toronto Blue Jays (2:05 p.m. CT); Saturday, June 16 versus the Houston Astros (6:15 p.m. for FOX telecast); Saturday June 23 versus the Colorado Rockies (2:05 p.m. CT); Saturday, June 30 versus the Oakland A's (6:15 p.m. CT for FOX telecast); Saturday, July 7 versus the Minnesota Twins (6:15 p.m. CT for FOX telecast); and Saturday, August 25 versus the Minnesota Twins (3:05 p.m. CT for FOX telecast).
Texas will also be featured on ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball on each of the club's first three Sunday home games in 2012: April 8 versus the Chicago White Sox; April 29 versus the Tampa Bay Rays; and May 13 versus the Los Angeles Angels. All three games are at 7:05 p.m. CT.
In addition to the five FOX telecasts at home, the Rangers are currently scheduled for three FOX Saturday games on the road: April 14 at Minnesota (12:05 p.m. CT); May 19 at Houston (6:15 p.m. CT); and July 21 at the Los Angeles Angels (3:05 p.m. CT).
All game times are subject to change pending changes in the schedule of national television games.