The Mid-Atlantic Sports Network has done away with the combined broadcast booth for Orioles-Nationals games this season, opting for separate telecasts when the teams play their interleague series in July.
Pete Kerzel, MASNsports.com's managing editor, wrote about the change on their website this afternoon.
The combined broadcasts -- done since 2007 -- would feature an Orioles play-by-play voice combined with a Nationals analyst, or vice versa.
It's fair to say that many fans found those broadcasts to be awkward, especially on occasions when announcers tried to play up the rivalry in the booth.
The Orioles have won the interleague series against the Nationals in four of the past five seasons.