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Orioles Place Alfredo Simon and Koji Uehara on Disabled List, Recall Alberto Castillo and Select Contract of Frank Mata from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have placed RHP ALFREDO SIMON and RHP KOJI UEHARA on the 15-day disabled list, recalled LHP ALBERTO CASTILLO from Triple-A Norfolk and selected the contract of RHP FRANK MATA from the Tides. To make room for Mata on the 40-man roster, the club has transferred LHP MICHAEL GONZALEZ to the 60-day disabled list. Simon was placed on the DL

Strasburg Mania Fuels Strong Ratings in Washington

Stephen Strasburg’s latest Triple-A start has generated strong ratings in the Washington, D.C. market. While MASN has televised all four of Strasburg’s starts for the Syracuse Chiefs, Monday night’s game was the first live broadcast of the top prospect this season. The ratings peaked at a 0.9 HH rating, meaning more than 21,000 households in the Washington market tuned in to watch the young flamethrower.

MASN to Televise Strasburg’s Next Triple-A Start

MASN will televise Stephen Strasburg’s next expected start at Triple-A Syracuse, the network announced today. The Nationals prospect will take on the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees on Saturday, May 29th. MASN will air the game on tape delay following Nats Xtra at approximately 12:00 a.m. It will re-air on Sunday evening at 7:30 p.m. MASN has televised each of his four previous starts for Syracuse. The highly

“Battle of the Beltways” Returns with Combined Talent Team

MASN will return its popular mixed booth broadcast for interleague play between the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals for the third straight season. “Battle of the Beltways” kicks off when the Orioles visit the Nationals for three games starting Friday evening at 7:00 p.m. During each game, MASN will feature a special three-man booth with Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Palmer and two-time All Star

MASN Set to Televise Next Two Strasburg Triple-A Games

MASN has announced plans to televise Stephen Strasburg’s next two expected starts at Triple-A Syracuse. The Nationals prospect will take on the Rochester Red Wings on Wednesday, May 19th and the Toledo Mud Hens on May 24th. On Wednesday, the game will air on tape delay at 10:30 p.m. following Nats Xtra. On Monday, the game will be televised live at 7 p.m. Both games

Nationals Enjoy Record Ratings on MASN

The only thing stronger than the Nationals spectacular start to the 2010 season is their record-setting television ratings on MASN. The last two Nationals games on MASN (May 10-11) earned the highest television ratings of the team’s six-year history in Washington. The Nationals scored a 2.0 household rating in the Washington, D.C. market, which translates into more than 40,000 homes tuning in to the games.

MASN Partners with Bike to Work Day May 21st

MASN, the television home of the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles, will team up with Bike to Work for the organization’s annual event on Friday, May 21st. Bike to Work Day encourages residents to get exercise and help the environment by commuting to work by bicycle. As a media sponsor, MASN will promote Bike to Work Day both online and on-air with public service announcements

MASN To Televise Strasburg’s Second Triple-A Start

MASN will televise Stephen Strasburg’s second Triple-A start, as the Norfolk Tides visit the Syracuse Chiefs on Wednesday May 12th. MASN will show the Strasburg game via tape delay starting at about 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday night, following the Orioles-Mariners tilt at 7:00 p.m. Last Friday, in Strasburg’s first game with the Chiefs, the highly touted prospect allowed just one hit and no runs through

Friday’s Orioles vs. Twins Game Rained Out

The Orioles vs. Twins game scheduled for tonight (May 7) in Minneapolis has been rained out. The Orioles will face the Twins on Saturday in a day-night double-header. The first game will be televised tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. on MASN2 and MASN2 HD. The second game will be televised at 8:00 p.m. on MASN and MASN HD. Be sure to tune in for the O’s

MASN to Televise Stephen Strasburg’s First Triple-A Start

MASN, the television home of the Washington Nationals, will televise Stephen Strasburg’s Triple-A debut on Friday, May 7th at 10:30 p.m. on tape delay immediately following Nats Xtra. The game will be carried on MASN and MASN HD. Strasburg and the Syracuse Chiefs will host the Gwinnett Braves at Alliance Bank Stadium at 7:00 p.m. The first-overall selection in the 2009 First-Year Player Draft, Strasburg

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