Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Saturday Cable Ratings - 'MLB Playoffs,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'College Football,' 'Love, of Course,' 'My Dinner with Hervé' & More!

On October 20, 2018, FS1's MLB Baseball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.82 - followed by ESPN's NBA Basketball (1.48), ESPN's College Football (0.85) and A&E's Live PD (0.56).

MLB Baseball was the most viewed program with 7.340 million viewers - followed by NBA Basketball (3.358), College Football (3.106) and Hallmark's Love, of Course (2.557) .


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Saturday, October 20

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
MLB Baseball
FS1
8:01 PM
1.82
7.340
2
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:45 PM
1.48
3.358
3
College Football
ESPN
7:07 PM
0.85
3.106
4
College Football
ESPN
12:01 PM
0.62
2.211
5
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.56
1.725
6
College Football
ESPN
3:30 PM
0.50
1.806
7
Hocus Pocus 25th Anniversary Halloween Bash
Freeform
8:15 PM
0.46
1.397
8
Love, of Course
Hallmark
8:00 PM
0.27
2.557
9
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
7:24 AM
0.21
0.485
10
Fatal Vows
ID
10:00 PM
0.20
0.789
11
College Football
FS1
12:00 PM
0.19
0.783
12
Beachfront Bargain Hunt: Renovation
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.18
1.017
13
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
9:58 AM
0.18
0.491
14
Henry Danger
Nickelodeon
8:00 PM
0.17
0.939
15
Killer Under the Bed
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.14
0.582
16
Pit Bulls and Parolees
Animal
9:00 PM
0.14
0.611
17
Knight Squad
Nickelodeon
8:30 PM
0.12
0.677
18
My Dinner with Hervé
HBO
8:00 PM
0.12
0.597
19
Killer High
Syfy
8:00 PM
0.12
0.509
20
Unspeakable Crime: The Killing of Jessica Chambers
Oxygen
7:00 PM
0.12
0.456
21
Black Love
OWN
10:00 PM
0.09
0.309
22
Wolves and Warriors
Animal
10:01 PM
0.09
0.440
23
College Football
FS1
3:30 PM
0.08
0.472
24
NBA Basketball
NBA TV
7:00 PM
0.08
0.233
25
My Cat From Hell
Animal
8:00 PM
0.07
0.456
26
Kemper on Kemper: Inside the Mind of a Serial Killer
Oxygen
8:00 PM
0.06
0.263
27
Yukon Vet
NatGeoWild
9:00 PM
0.06
0.479
28
Criminal Confessions
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.05
0.306
29
Versailles
Ovation
10:00 PM
0.01
0.132


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.