CLEVELAND, OH - Since the start of the 2014 MLB season, Cleveland Indians telecasts on SportsTime Ohio are the highest-rated and most-viewed programming on television in Northeast Ohio.
Indians telecasts are averaging an 6.73 household rating and 100,000 households in prime time (7pm-11pm)- +60% higher than the No. 2-ranked CBS (4.21) during the same period.*
19 WOIO CBS
8 WJW FOX
The Indians also have the 5th highest local TV ratings in all of Major League Baseball (*all telecasts, including afternoon games).
The highest rated game of the 2014 season to date is the Tribe's home opener vs. the Minnesota Twins, which garnered a 14.77 HH in simulcast with WKYC (over 219,000 households).
The highest rated non-simulcast game of the season so far is the July 9th game vs. the New York Yankees which went from 7pm to midnight and produced a 10.24 HH average (over 150,000 households).
Last night's 7-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds became the ...