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Overnight Results for 10/20: Fox wins with Red Sox

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October 21st, 2007

MLB Playoffs Win big for Fox -- Crushes ABC's College Football

Scoreboard for Saturday Oct 20 FOX CBS ABC NBC
Total Viewers (million) 10.89 7.0 4.39 3.83
Rating/Share: Adults 18-49 3.4/11 1.6/5 1.5/5 1.2/4

Not much that the headline didn't offer up. It's a big night for Fox, and if the Red Sox win tonight, it will raise hopes (and expectations) for World Series ratings. CBS has some success with 48 Hours Mystery, ABC's College Football, didn't have much steam and everything else was reruns. On to the shows:.

Overnight Shows 10/20/07

Time Network Show Viewers (Millons) 18-49 Rating/Share
         
8:00 FOX MLB ALCS: Indians vs. Red Sox Gm 6 10.89 3.4/11
  CBS Without a Trace (Repeat) 6.01 1.2/4
  ABC Saturday Night (College) Football 4.39 1.5/5
  NBC Bionic Woman (Repeat) 3.49 1.1/4
         
9:00 CBS CSI: Miami (Repeat) 7.57 1.7/5
  NBC Chuck (Repeat) 3.32 1.2/4
         
10:00 CBS 48 Hours Mystery 7.41 2.0/6
  NBC Law & Order: SVU (Repeat) 4.68 1.2/4

Nielsen Ratings Source: Nielsen Media Research. Full night’s results available via Marc Berman/Mediaweek.

 
  • Bill Gorman

    I must mention that the ESPN2 late college football game* was the Virginia Cavaliers coming back for the third time in a row to win [and extend their winning streak to 7 games], this time over the hated Maryland Terrapins!

    Wahoowa!

    *Ok, it's not the game mentioned in the post, but I'm plugging Virginia regardless.

  • Bill Gorman

    I must mention that the ESPN2 late college football game* was the Virginia Cavaliers coming back for the third time in a row to win [and extend their winning streak to 7 games], this time over the hated Maryland Terrapins!

    Wahoowa!

    *Ok, it’s not the game mentioned in the post, but I’m plugging Virginia regardless.

  • Robert Seidman

    I knew *someday* you'd be glad ESPN2 was in HD.

  • Robert Seidman

    I knew *someday* you’d be glad ESPN2 was in HD.

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