Cubs-Indians World Series Game 2 draws best game 2 overnight rating since 2009


The Cleveland Indians loss to the Chicago Cubs in game 2 of the 2016 World Series scored an 11.3 overnight rating (on average 11.3 percent of the TVs in the largest 56 markets were tuned-in) .

That’s the best World Series second game number since 2009 when the Phillies versus Yankees drew a 13.6 overnight rating. Per Fox sports the overnight rating was up 22% from the 9.3 for game 2 of  last year’s Royals-Mets series and 28% from the 8.8 overnight for game 2 of Giants Royals in 2014.

In Cleveland the game averaged a 38.9/55 rating/share for Game 2, while Chicago posted a 35.4/52.

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