By ADAM KILGORE and JAMES WAGNER | August 8, 2014 | The Washington Post Having set the terms of their television rights dispute with the Washington Nationals as a battle for the viability of the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, the Baltimore Orioles claimed a preliminary, significant legal victory in New York Supreme Court on Thursday afternoon.… Read More

Fuse lit: MASN goes to court to keep from having to pay the Nats more money for TV rights

By CRAIG CALCATERRA | August 7, 2014 | NBC Sports Last week the Hollywood Reporter got inside the ongoing Washington Nationals-Baltimore Orioles-MASN dispute over the dividing up of rights fees. The big takeaway there was that everyone was preparing to go nuclear, abandon negotiations and run to the courthouse. And that Bud Selig was warning… Read More

MASN, Nationals File Preservation Rights Petitions Regarding Recent Arbitration Ruling

By ERIC FISCHER | August 1, 2014 | Sports Business Daily Both MASN and the Nationals have filed preservation rights petitions with a N.Y. court designed to either vacate or confirm a recent, private MLB arbitration ruling favoring the Nationals in their ongoing media rights disputes, several industry sources said. Those motions had to be… Read More