Greg Maddux will throw out the the ceremonial first pitch when the Texas Rangers open the season March 31 against the Philadelphia Phillies at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
Maddux, a first ballot Hall of Famer, is in his third year with the Rangers as special assistant to the general manager. Maddux’s brother, Rangers pitching coach Mike Maddux, will catch the first pitch.
The Rangers also announced other pregame ceremonies on Wednesday:
The game begins at 1:05 p.m. Cash parking lots will open at 8 a.m. and ballpark gates will open at 10. The game is sold out.