In the latest TV ratings, Fox’s broadcast of the sixth and deciding game of the World Series averaged 11.8 million total viewers (and a 2.7 demo rating) on Tuesday night, down a tick from the preliminary numbers for the Braves and Astros’ previous match-up.
Opposite Major League Baseball’s season finale (already renewed):
CBS | FBI (6.7 mil/0.6), International (5.3 mil/0.5) and Most Wanted (4.9 mil/0.4) all slipped, with Most Wanted, for one, hitting series lows on both counts.
NBC | The Voice (4.8 mil/0.5) was down sharply with a clip show. La Brea (4 mil/0.4, read recap) in turn slipped to season lows and New Amsterdam (2.8 mil/0.3) tied series lows.
THE CW | Stargirl‘s Season 2 finale (591K/0.1, TVLine reader grade “A”) and the antepenultimate Supergirl (386K/0.1) each dropped some eyeballs, with the latter matching its all-time audience low.
ABC | The Bachelorette (2.6 mil/0.6) dipped, while Queens (1.2 mil/0.3, read recap) lost more viewers yet was steady in the demo.
The Live+Same Day numbers reported in our ratings column do not reflect a show’s overall performance, given the increased use of delayed playback via DVR and streaming platforms, plus out-of-home viewing. These numbers (Nielsen fast nationals, unless denoted as finals) instead aim to simply illustrate trends or superlatives. Warning: Contents may be hot!