Rangers host A’s and Angels during final homestand of regular season, September 24-30

The Texas Rangers will host their A.L. West Division rivals, the Oakland A’s and Los Angeles Angels during the final homestand of the regular season at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, September 24-30.

The A’s will be the opponent for 7:05 p.m. games on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, September 24-26 and a 1:05 p.m. matinee on Thursday, September 27. The Angels complete the home portion of the Rangers regular season schedule with 7:05 p.m. games on Friday and Saturday, September 28-29 and a 2:05 p.m. contest on Sunday, September 30. The ticket availability for the homestand:

Monday: 4500 reserved seats
Tuesday: 5000 reserved seats
Wednesday: 2000 reserved seats
Thursday: 9500 reserved seats
Friday: 2000 reserved seats
Saturday: 1000 reserved seat
Sunday: 3000 reserved seats

The Rangers are expected to surpass the 3.4 million mark in home attendance in 2012, the first time in franchise history Texas has ever surpassed 3 million fans at home.

Game-by-game highlights of the homestand:

Monday, September 24 vs. Oakland Athletics-7:05 p.m. —FSSW

  • USS Fort  Worth Crew pregame ceremony
  • National anthem by Legacy Brass. Unfurling of the American Flag by Navy Sea Cadets in centerfield and on field Naval Color Guard presentation
  • Game ball delivery by former Rangers pitcher Rick Henninger

Tuesday, September 25 vs. Oakland Athletics -7:05 p.m. —FSSW

  • Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation youth baseball grant presentation
  • Special pregame recognition for Texas Rangers employees celebrating 40 years of service with the organization.
  • National anthem by Norris Perry
  • Game ball delivery by former Rangers coach Ray Burris

Wednesday, September 26 vs. Oakland Athletics -7:05 p.m.—FSSW/ESPN

  • Dr Pepper Autograph Wednesday, open to all Rangers fans.
  • Dollar Hot Dog Wednesday
  • Ozarka Website Wednesday. Tickets are half price in Upper Reserved, Upper Box, Lexus Club Terrace and Lower Reserved.
  • Pregame presentation for winners of Rangers Labor Day Race
  • National anthem by Rush Creek Christian Church
  • Game ball delivery by former Texas Rangers 3B Steve Buechele

Thursday, September 27 vs. Oakland Athletics -1:05 p.m.—FSSW (Gates open at 11:30 a.m.)

  • Snow Monkey check presentation for proceeds from Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation sales of the popular stuffed animal Snow Monkey
  • National anthem by country singer, Bo Phillips
  • Game ball delivery by former Texas Rangers OF and current first base coach Gary Pettis

Friday, September 28 vs. Los Angeles Angels-7:05 p.m.—TV TBA

  • VERIZON Wireless Fireworks Friday with $10 cash parking. Postgame fireworks will feature country music
  • National anthem by Quebe Sisters
  • Game ball delivery by former Rangers coach Claude Osteen
  • God Bless America by TCU graduate and country singer, Tim Halperin
  • 2013 season pocket schedule distribution for fans.

Saturday, September 29 vs. Los Angeles Angels-7:05 p.m.—TV TBA

  • Chevrolet Roberto Clemente presentation to Texas Rangers nominee, Michael Young
  • National anthem by Michael Baker
  • Texas Rangers Women’s Club honorary first pitch
  • Game ball delivery by former Rangers outfielder Ted Ford
  • 2013 season pocket schedule distribution for fans.

Sunday, September 30 vs. Seattle Mariners-2:05 p.m.—–FSSW (Gates open at 12:30 p.m.)

  • Fan Appreciation Day at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington

    Prizes will be drawn and awarded to fans throughout the game.  Game ticket qualifies individuals for prizes.  Prizes will include Rangers autographed items, gift sets, and merchandise.

  • National anthem by Mercy Me
  • Ceremonial first pitch by Texas Rangers “3,000,000th fan” 
  • Blue Bell $1 Ice Cream Sunday for youngsters 13 and under
  • Game ball delivery by former Rangers pitcher Don Stanhouse
  • 2013 season pocket schedule distribution for fans.