MASN Steps Up With HD Channel

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Regional sports network MASN will step to the plate with a full-time high-definition channel next March.

Building on the 40 Baltimore Orioles and 40 Washington National Major League Baseball games it offered this season in the high-definition format, MASN’s HD channel will air up to 200 of the clubs’ contest in the enhanced format next year. In addition, the HD service will present preseason Baltimore Ravens National Football League games, select college football, basketball and lacrosse contests, and ESPN News fare.

MASN officials said a number of its 21 distributors in its seven-state region, will carry the full-time HD channel, including Comcast, DirecTV, Cox, and RCN.