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03/06/10 8:18 PM ET

Rangers' Opening Day tickets go fast

First homestand consists of series vs. Blue Jays, M's

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Single-game tickets went on sale Saturday on texasrangers.com and at the Rangers Ballpark ticket offices. Opening Day went fast.

Before the Rangers' ticket office shut down at 4 p.m. CT, over 92,000 tickets had been purchased, an increase of more than three percent from first-day sales in 2009.

The only tickets remaining for Texas' home opener on April 5 are standing room and obstructed view. These can be purchased only in person at the Rangers Ballpark First Base Ticket Office, which is open Saturday until 4 p.m. CT and on Sunday from 12 noon until 4:00 p.m.

The Rangers open the season at 1:05 p.m. Monday, April 5, against the Blue Jays. Texas' first homestand consists of three games with Toronto and three against the Seattle Mariners on April 9-11.

T.R. Sullivan is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.