MASN, the television home of the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles, today announced its Major League Baseball programming schedule for the 2011 season. Once again, all Nationals and Orioles games broadcast by MASN will be available in crystal-clear high definition.
The Nationals will have 95 games air live on MASN and MASN HD, and an additional 66 games on MASN2 and MASN2 HD. Viewers in the Washington, D.C., area will also be able to watch nearly every Sunday afternoon game on MASN's over-the-air partner, DC50. MASN's partnership with DC50 will feature 20 Nationals games, including opening day, which will be simulcast on the Washington broadcast network. One Nationals game is currently scheduled to be on a national broadcast network in 2011.
The Orioles will play 95 games live on MASN and MASN HD, with 65 additional games airing on MASN2 and MASN2 HD. Baltimore-area viewers will be able to watch 20 MASN-produced Orioles games on simulcast on WJZ-TV (Channel 13), the network's over-the-air partner. Two Orioles games are currently scheduled to appear on national broadcast networks.
"MASN continues to be a trendsetter for regional sports programming," said Jim Cuddihy, MASN's Executive Vice President of Programming & Marketing. "By broadcasting every Nationals and Orioles game in high definition, we'll be able to deliver unparalleled coverage of fans' favorite teams. MASN boasts innovative in-game technology, nationally renowned broadcasters and unparalleled 24/7 multi-platform coverage - all the hallmarks of the maximum access that has become synonymous with MASN. And by remembering just two positions on their remote controls, Nats and O's fans will be able to enjoy every game in HD."
To locate MASN, MASN HD, MASN2 and MASN2 HD, viewers should check their on-screen channel guides using television remote controls. A full listing of cable, satellite and fiber optic channel positions will be available at www.MASNsports.com.
With Every Play and Every Game in crystal-clear high definition, pregame and postgame shows before and after each Nationals and Orioles games, an all-star talent team and comprehensive online coverage at MASNsports.com, MASN is the indispensable destination for fans of the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals.
DOWNLOADS: For printable versions of the Orioles and Nationals 2011 broadcast schedules, visit the links below.