MASN announced a multi-year extension with Comcast on Wednesday to continue carrying the regional sports network on their systems, according to MASN Sports.
MASN is the exclusive television home of Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles baseball.
“MASN is proud of our fifteen-plus year partnership with Comcast and with all of our affiliates, who help bring the excitement of more than 300 Nationals and Orioles baseball games into living rooms throughout the mid-Atlantic,” said MASN Senior Vice President John McGuinness in a press release. “As the television home of both a National League and an American League team, MASN carries more professional games than virtually any other regional sports network in the country, and showcases the exciting AL East and NL East divisions.”
The agreement goes into effect immediately and MASN’s will cover every available Nationals and Orioles game, meaning the network will showcase more than 300 live MLB events this season, according to the release.
The network will have exclusive pre- and post-game shows for every game, totaling over 600 events annually. MASN also carries a robust slate of more than 175 NCAA Division I football and basketball games, including the ACC package.
Opening day for both Baltimore and Washington is Thursday, April 1: the Orioles visit the Boston Red Sox at 2:05 p.m. and the Nationals host the New York Mets at 7:09 p.m.