(Updated) MLB opening Day viewership up 21% on ESPN – cable sports net ratings for Monday April 6, 2015

April 7, 2015

OK, in primetime CBS partied like it was 1997, and Major League Baseball’s opening day was a huge hit in several local markets. ¬†But Blue Jays/Yankees and Mets/Washington fared worse with viewers and adults 18-49 than the typical 90-minute trio of Erik Rydholm shows. Update despite the snark above¬†ESPN reports that: ESPN and ESPN2 combined to televise a four-game MLB Opening Day slate on Monday, April 6, which was up…