Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Tuesday Cable Ratings - 'MLB Baseball,' 'WWE SmackDown,' 'Ink Master,' 'Below Deck,' 'If Loving You Is Wrong' & More!

On October 18, 2016, FS1's MLB Baseball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.89 - followed by USA's WWE SmackDown (0.81), USA's Chrisley Knows Best (0.71) and TBS' MLB Baseball (0.64).

FS1's MLB Baseball was the most viewed program with 6.494 million viewers - followed by TBS' MLB Baseball (2.738), WWE SmackDown (2.405) and OWN's If Loving You Is Wrong (2.030).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Tuesday, October 18


Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
MLB Baseball
FS1
8:01 PM
1.89
6.494
2
WWE SmackDown!
USA
8:00 PM
0.81
2.405
3
Chrisley Knows Best
USA
10:00 PM
0.71
1.883
4
MLB Baseball
TBS
4:00 PM
0.64
2.738
5
Ink Master
Spike
10:00 PM
0.59
1.141
6
Below Deck
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.57
1.519
7
If Loving You Is Wrong
OWN
9:00 PM
0.54
2.030
8
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.45
1.191
9
Atlanta
FX
10:00 PM
0.44
0.948
10
The Loud House
Nickelodeon
5:00 PM
0.38
1.722
11
Counting On
TLC
8:00 PM
0.38
1.288
12
Ink Master: Redemption
Spike
11:00 PM
0.37
0.677
13
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.37
0.986
14
Chopped
Food
10:00 PM
0.36
1.013
15
Tosh.0
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.34
0.676
16
House Hunters Family
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.34
1.712
17
30 for 30
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.30
0.685
18
Married at First Sight
A&E
8:45 PM
0.30
0.818
19
Swamp Murders
ID
10:00 PM
0.30
1.085
20
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.28
1.465
21
Dance Moms
Lifetime
9:00 PM
0.27
0.832
22
Deadliest Catch: Dungeon Cove
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.27
0.886
23
Drunk History
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.26
0.552
24
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:00 PM
0.24
0.558
25
Real Husbands of Hollywood
BET
9:00 PM
0.24
0.560
26
Channel Zero: Candle Cove
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.24
0.626
27
Chopped Junior
Food
8:00 PM
0.24
0.812
28
Swamp Murders
ID
9:00 PM
0.23
0.986
29
Outdaughtered: Life with Quints
TLC
9:00 PM
0.22
0.700
30
The Gary Owen Show
BET
9:30 PM
0.21
0.515
31
Welcome Back Potter
HGTV
11:30 PM
0.20
0.946
32
@Midnight
Comedy
11:31 PM
0.20
0.424
33
Aftermath
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.20
0.499
34
Welcome Back Potter
HGTV
11:00 PM
0.20
0.918
35
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:00 PM
0.16
0.481
36
Ben & Lauren: Happily Ever After?
Freeform
8:00 PM
0.16
0.349
37
Sweet 15: Quinceañera
TLC
10:02 PM
0.16
0.346
38
Jagger Eaton’s Mega Life
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.16
0.818
39
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.15
0.396
40
Bizarre Foods: Delicious Destinations
Travel
9:30 PM
0.15
0.453
41
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.15
0.462
42
Life Below Zero
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.15
0.950
43
The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail
Comedy
12:01 AM
0.15
0.288
44
Ink, Paper, Scissors
BET
10:00 PM
0.14
0.418
45
Scream
MTV
9:00 PM
0.14
0.295
46
Married at First Sight
FYI
8:45 PM
0.13
0.397
47
The Lodge
Disney
5:00 PM
0.13
0.727
48
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:30 PM
0.11
0.264
49
Bitchin’ Rides
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.11
0.357
50
NASA’s Unexplained Files
Science
9:00 PM
0.10
0.371
51
You Can Do Better
TruTV
10:30 PM
0.09
0.229
52
Port Protection
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.09
0.721
53
Black Market: Dispatches
Viceland
10:00 PM
0.08
0.148
54
The Letter
Freeform
9:00 PM
0.06
0.119

No rating information was made immediately available for American Heroes' Codes and Conspiracies; Cooking's MasterChef Canada & Sugar Showdown; El Rey's From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series; Oxygen's Strut; Pop's American Supergroup; Showtime's Inside the NFL & A Season with Florida State Football; and Viceland's Desus & Mero.


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.