ARLINGTON -- The Rangers have set 1:05 p.m. CT as the time for their home opener against the Angels on Friday, April 5, at the Ballpark in Arlington. The next two games will be broadcast nationally.

Texas' game on Saturday, April 6, against the Angels is set for 3:05 p.m. on FOX. The Sunday game is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. on ESPN.

The Rangers open the season at 7:05 p.m. on Sunday, March 31, against the Astros on ESPN. They will be off April 1, and then play the Astros at 7:05 p.m on April 2, and 1:05 p.m. on April 3.