Sports Media Watch
World Series ties lowest-ever Game 1 rating:
-- Second-least watched Game 1, ahead of 2014
-- Down 11% from last year
-- Among ten lowest rated WS games of any kind
-- DC turns in highest MLB rating since 2001
-- Game beats Lakers-Clippers by 240%
Before: A mere 12.19 million people tuned in to World Series game 1. The Washington Nationals vs the Houston Astros may not be a huge market for viewers, and that low number for game one shows. See tvbythenumbers for more.