2016 World Series draws highest ratings since 2009


by - Senior Editor -
Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports
Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago Cubs lost 6-0 to the Cleveland Indians in Game one of the World Series on Tuesday night.

Both fanbases are starved and ready for a championship as the Fox broadcast delivered a 12.6 rating which meant 13% of households watched according to data released by the Fox Network. It was the highest World Series rating since the Phillies and the Yankees played in 2009.

50% of Cleveland's households tuned into the game while 34% were watching in Chicago.

The Cubs will face off against the Indians in game two of the World Series on Wednesday night at 6:08 CT on Fox.

Comment on this story
Print   
Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment
Ross, Rizzo react to mega-cheating by Astros
Ross, Rizzo react to mega-cheating by Astros
Anthony Rizzo reacts to Kris Bryant trade rumors
Anthony Rizzo reacts to Kris Bryant trade rumors
Post your comments!
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest