Thursday, October 18, 2018

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'MLB Baseball,' 'American Horror Story: Apocalypse,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'Black Ink Crew' & More!

On October 17, 2018, TBS' MLB Baseball was the highest rated show on cable with a 1.73 - followed by FX's American Horror Story: Apocalypse (0.93), FS1's MLB Baseball (0.88) and ESPN's NBA Basketball (0.69).

TBS' MLB Baseball was the most viewed program with 6.181 million viewers - followed by FS1's MLB Baseball (3.745), American Horror Story: Apocalypse (2.008) and NBA Basketball (1.560).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, October 17

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
MLB Baseball
TBS
8:29 PM
1.73
6.181
2
American Horror Story: Apocalypse
FX
10:00 PM
0.93
2.008
3
MLB Baseball
FS1
4:58 PM
0.88
3.745
4
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:13 PM
0.69
1.560
5
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:39 PM
0.56
1.206
6
Black Ink Crew
VH1
10:00 PM
0.43
0.923
7
South Park
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.40
0.705
8
Property Brothers: Buying & Selling
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.30
1.483
9
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.29
1.089
10
Greenleaf
OWN
10:00 PM
0.29
1.206
11
Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda
ID
10:00 PM
0.27
1.228
12
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.27
1.347
13
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.26
0.791
14
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
TBS
2:04 AM
0.25
0.673
15
CONCACAF Women’s Championship
FS1
9:00 PM
0.25
0.736
16
Are You the One?
MTV
10:00 PM
0.25
0.466
17
The Real Housewives of Dallas
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.24
0.605
18
Shattered
ID
9:00 PM
0.23
1.130
19
Forged in Fire: Knife or Death
History
10:03 PM
0.21
0.717
20
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.20
0.725
21
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.20
1.253
22
SafeWord
VH1
11:01 PM
0.18
0.378
23
Total Divas
E!
9:00 PM
0.17
0.340
24
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
10:00 PM
0.17
0.298
25
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.13
0.326
26
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.11
0.329
27
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.10
0.292
28
Wheeler Dealers
Velocity
10:00 PM
0.09
0.376
29
CMT Artists of the Year 2018
CMT
8:00 PM
0.09
0.357
30
Garage Squad
Velocity
9:00 PM
0.07
0.401
31
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.07
0.248
32
Outrageous Acts of Science
Science
10:00 PM
0.07
0.254
33
CMT Artists of the Year 2018
TV Land
8:00 PM
0.06
0.411
34
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:45 PM
0.06
0.162
35
Man’s Greatest Food
Cooking
9:00 PM
0.06
0.175
36
Lucha Underground
El Rey
8:00 PM
0.02
0.073

No rating information was made immediately available for Audience's Mr. Mercedes; El Rey's Man at Arms: Art of War; TruTV's Comedy Knockout; and Viceland's Dopesick Nation.


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.