Cubs-Pirates leads cable sports TV ratings for Wednesday October 7, 2015

October 8, 2015

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Wednesday October 7, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Viewers (000) 18-49 Rtg MLB WILDCARD TBSC CHICAGO/PITTSBURGH…

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Cubs-Pirates sets viewership record for MLB Wild Card game with 8.3 million

October 8, 2015

The Chicago Cubs win over the Pittsburgh Pirates set the viewership for an MLB Wild Card game, easily pushing past the 1-day old record of 7.6 million for Monday night’s Houston Astros-New York Yankees game on ESPN. via Turner Sports: Cubs-Pirates on TBS Delivers Most-Viewed Wild Card Game Ever & Largest Audience for MLB Game on Cable Since 2011 National League Wild Card Telecast Averages 8.3 Million Total Viewers, Up…

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Astros-Yankees Wild Card Game leads cable sports TV ratings for Tuesday October 6, 2015

October 7, 2015

Cable Sports TV Ratings for Tuesday October 6, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to least-watched. Using your browser’s search tool (usually CTRL/CMD+F) might be the faster way to go if you’re looking for something specific. Note to readers using mobile phones: on most phones the tables are easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. Program Net Episode Start End Viewers (000) 18-49 Rtg MLB WILD CARD  L…

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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…

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