Giants-Cubs, Alabama-Arkansas, Indiana-Ohio State top cable sports TV ratings for Saturday October 8, 2016

October 11, 2016

  Please follow @SportsTVRatings on Twitter because I tweet some numbers there that I don’t post on the web site. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Saturday October 1, 2016: (includes overall cable top-10) Note to readers using mobile phones: the tables are  easier to read/scroll through if you tilt your phone to landscape orientation. — All data ©Nielsen (data provided by a variety of TV network sources and not directly from Nielsen) Note:…


Giants-Cubs Game 2 averages an MLB Network record 4.6 million viewers

October 9, 2016

The Chicago Cubs win over the San Francisco Giants in the NLDS averaged 4.6 million viewers and a 2.5 household rating, both easily records for MLB Network. The previous record was 1.8 million viewers for Giants-Nationals NLDS in 2014. The game peaked with a 2.9 household rating and 5.2 million viewers from 10-10:15 p.m. ET. The game delivered an 18.8 rating in Chicago and an 11.9 in San Francisco. Per…