Orioles-Blue Jays Wild Card, WWE Smackdown top cable sports-ish TV ratings for Tuesday October 4, 2016

October 5, 2016

  Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are still easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Tuesday October 4, 2016: (includes top-10 for all cable shows) – All data ©Nielsen (data provided by a variety of TV network sources and not directly from Nielsen) Note: viewership of around 100,000 or lower is technically what Nielsen refers to as a “scratch”…


Yankees-Astros is most-watched Wild Card Game ever with 7.6 million viewers

October 7, 2015

Update: ESPN says the game averaged 7.6 million viewers, a Wild Card game record and the most-watched MLB game on ESPN since 2003.  The game peaked with viewership of 8.6 million from 10:30-11:00p ET. Original post on overnight ratings below: The Houston Astros vs New York Yankees American League Wild Card drew a 5.7 overnight household rating, a record for a Wild Card game. Astros fans are loving it, but…