Texas Rangers and Arizona Diamondbacks to play makeup game on August 1

Arlington, Texas – The Texas Rangers today announced that the club will play the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday, August 1 at 6:05 p.m. CDT at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The game, which will be played on a scheduled off-day for both teams, is the makeup for the May 29 postponement between Rangers and Diamondbacks in Arlington. The games will be televised by Fox Sports Southwest.

Fans holding tickets for the May 29 postponement may use those for the August 1 makeup game between the Rangers and Diamondbacks. The game will now be the finale of a four-game homestand that includes a three-game series with the Los Angeles Angels, July 29-31. The Rangers open a three-game series in Oakland on Friday, August 2.

Tickets for the August 1 makeup and all 2013 home games can be purchased at texasrangers.com, by calling 972.RANGERS, or at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington first base ticket office.