ESPN Deportes Scores 1st National Deal

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ESPN Deportes reached an agreement Thursday with Dish Network to be carried on its Latino tier, marking the first national distribution agreement for ESPN’s fledgling 24-hour Spanish-language sports network.

Dish will begin carrying ESPN Deportes on Friday, in advance of Sunday’s 49ers-Cardinals football game in Mexico City, which marks the first NFL regular-season contest played outside the country.