The starting time of Saturday's home game against
Angeles Angels has been moved up to 11:05 a.m. Central, which would be the
earliest start ever at Rangers Ballpark. The game had been scheduled for 7:05
The forecast calls for moderate showers and thunderstorms in the area by
early Saturday afternoon, increasing in intensity throughout the day.
Texas is still in the hunt for a wild-card spot and this is the last weekend
of the regular season, so every game needs to be played.
The Rangers also would like to avoid the possibility of a doubleheader Sunday
to end the season.
Probably only the second MLB game to start in the morning (local time) this year. Red Sox play at 11:00am ET on Patriots Day (Marathon Monday).