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MLB Network Top 10 (and Select) Programs

VIEWER
RANK
PROGRAM DATE START
TIME
END
TIME
VIEWERS
(000)
A18-49
(000)
1 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME Sat 7/09/16 1:00 PM 3:57 PM 371 83
   DETROIT AT TORONTO
2 PRIME BASEBALL GAME Thu 7/07/16 7:00 PM 10:49 PM 350 92
   DETROIT AT TORONTO OR WASHINGTON AT NY METS
3 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME Tue 7/05/16 2:15 PM 5:30 PM 341 82
   CINCINNATI AT CHICAGO CUBS
4 SHOWCASE GAME Fri 7/08/16 7:00 PM 10:34 PM 335 89
   CHICAGO CUBS AT PITTSBURGH OR WASHINGTON AT NY METS
5 MLB TONIGHT Wed 7/06/16 3:51 PM 3:54 PM 295 89
   
6 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME Mon 7/04/16 11:00 AM 2:10 PM 283 83
   MILWAUKEE AT WASHINGTON
7 AFTERNOON BASEBALL (joined-in-progress) Wed 7/06/16 3:54 PM 8:36 PM 262 60
   CINCINNATI AT CHICAGO CUBS
8 MLB TONIGHT PRIME Thu 7/07/16 10:49 PM 11:50 PM 255 120
   
9 MLB FUTURES GAME Sun 7/10/16 7:00 PM 10:21 PM 248 90
   USA/WORLD
10 AFTERNOON BASEBALL (joined-in-progress) Mon 7/04/16 2:10 PM 4:23 PM 239 58
   LA ANGELS/TAMPA BAY
11 PRIME BASEBALL GAME Mon 7/04/16 9:00 PM 12:23 AM 231 75
   SAN DIEGO AT ARIZONA OR BALTIMORE AT LA DODGERS
14 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME Thu 7/07/16 2:06 PM 4:58 PM 189 45
   PITTSBURGH AT ST. LOUIS
16 PRIME BASEBALL GAME (joined-in-progress) Thu 7/07/16 11:50 PM 12:56 AM 183 80
   PHILADELPHIA AT COLORADO
17 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME Wed 7/06/16 1:00 PM 3:51 PM 182 41
   DETROIT AT CLEVELAND OR MIAMI AT NY METS
21 PRIME BASEBALL GAME (joined-in-progress) Tue 7/05/16 11:05 PM 1:28 AM 159 50
   COLORADO AT SAN FRANCISCO OR BALTIMORE AT LA DODGERS
25 PRIME BASEBALL GAME (joined-in-progress) Sat 7/09/16 10:15 PM 1:35 AM 150 55
   MINNESOTA AT TEXAS OR PHILADELPHIA AT COLORADO
34 PLAYS OF THE WEEK Sun 7/10/16 12:00 PM 1:00 PM 123 40
   
44 BONUS COVERAGE Wed 7/06/16 12:04 AM 12:48 AM 94 30
   
56 PLAY BALL Sat 7/09/16 10:00 AM 10:30 AM 83 20
   

In total viewership for its entire week in Prime Time (8 p.m. to 11 p.m.), MLB Network is down -8 percent (219,000 vs. 239,000) from one week earlier and even (219,000 vs. 219,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

In total viewership for its entire week in Total Day (6 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.), MLB Network is down -2 percent (130,000 vs. 133,000) from one week earlier and up +8 percent (130,000 vs. 120,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

Viewership averages for the following MLB Network programs of the week:

  • “MLB Central” (July 5-8): 61,000 (19,000 adults 18-49)
  • “High Heat” (July 5-8): 74,000 (19,000 adults 18-49)
  • “Rundown” (July 7-8): 60,000 (27,000 adults 18-49)
  • “MLB Now” (July 8): 78,000 (41,000 adults 18-49)
  • “Intentional Talk” (July 5 & 7-8): 98,000 (35,000 adults 18-49)
  • “MLB Tonight BP” (July 4-5, 7 & 9): 122,000 (46,000 adults 18-49)
  • “MLB Tonight (prime time)” (July 4-8): 144,000 (57,000 adults 18-49)
  • “MLB Tonight (weekend afternoon)” (July 9-10): 178,000 (43,000 adults 18-49)
  • “MLB Tonight Sunday” (July 10 5-7 p.m.): 197,000 (52,000 adults 18-49)
  • “Quick Pitch” (July 4-10 late night): 91,000 (42,000 adults 18-49)

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals @ New York Mets” (TBS, July 10 1:00-3:57 p.m.): 302,000 (128,000 adults 18-49)

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Golf Channel Top 10 (and Select) Programs

VIEWER
RANK
PROGRAM DATE START
TIME
END
TIME
VIEWERS
(000)
A18-49
(000)
1 CHAMPIONS TOUR: BNF WEB Sun 7/10/16 4:35 PM 5:10 PM 353 45
   DICK’S SPORTING GOODS OPEN
2 CHAMPIONS TOUR Sun 7/10/16 5:10 PM 6:30 PM 289 42
   DICK’S SPORTING GOODS OPEN
3 CHAMPIONS TOUR Sat 7/09/16 4:22 PM 6:52 PM 216 47
   DICK’S SPORTING GOODS OPEN
4 EUROPEAN TOUR Sun 7/10/16 9:30 AM 12:00 PM 215 54
   SCOTTISH OPEN
5 WEB.COM TOUR Sun 7/10/16 1:00 PM 4:35 PM 200 31
   LECOM HEALTH CHALLENGE
6 WEB.COM TOUR Sat 7/09/16 1:00 PM 4:22 PM 198 39
   LECOM HEALTH CHALLENGE
7 EUROPEAN TOUR Sat 7/09/16 9:30 AM 12:00 PM 196 56
   SCOTTISH OPEN
8 CHAMPIONS TOUR Fri 7/08/16 4:00 PM 6:36 PM 194 43
   DICK’S SPORTING GOODS OPEN
9 TOUR REPLAY Mon 7/04/16 1:00 PM 6:00 PM 189 58
   
10 FEHERTY Mon 7/04/16 9:00 PM 10:00 PM 182 35
   PAULA CREAMER
11 WEB.COM TOUR Fri 7/08/16 1:30 PM 4:00 PM 160 29
   LECOM HEALTH CHALLENGE
13 WEB.COM TOUR Thu 7/07/16 1:30 PM 4:00 PM 128 12
   LECOM HEALTH CHALLENGE
18 EUROPEAN TOUR Sat 7/09/16 7:52 PM 12:53 AM 116 27
   SCOTTISH OPEN
19 PGA TOUR Thu 7/07/16 4:00 PM 6:00 PM 111 20
   GREENBRIER CLASSIC
21 EUROPEAN TOUR Thu 7/07/16 6:00 AM 1:30 PM 109 25
   SCOTTISH OPEN
22 EUROPEAN TOUR Fri 7/08/16 6:00 AM 1:30 PM 107 19
   SCOTTISH OPEN
23 EUROPEAN TOUR Thu 7/07/16 7:00 PM 3:00 AM 102 33
   SCOTTISH OPEN
25 GOLF’S GREATEST ROUNDS Tue 7/05/16 8:00 PM 11:00 PM 95 26
   2015 BRITISH OPEN
26 EUROPEAN TOUR Sun 7/10/16 7:30 PM 12:30 AM 88 19
   SCOTTISH OPEN
26 PGA TOUR Fri 7/08/16 7:06 PM 9:06 PM 88 25
   GREENBRIER CLASSIC
29 GOLF FIX Mon 7/04/16 7:00 PM 8:00 PM 82 33
   
31 EUROPEAN TOUR Fri 7/08/16 9:06 PM 5:00 AM 78 29
   SCOTTISH OPEN
35 CHAMPIONS TOUR Sat 7/09/16 12:53 AM 3:23 AM 73 19
   DICK’S SPORTING GOODS OPEN
41 PGA TOUR: CBS Sun 7/10/16 11:06 PM 4:30 AM 68 11
   GREENBRIER CLASSIC
43 CHAMPIONS TOUR Fri 7/08/16 5:00 AM 6:00 AM 66 20
   DICK’S SPORTING GOODS OPEN
44 EUROPEAN TOUR Thu 7/07/16 5:30 AM 6:00 AM 64 12
   SCOTTISH OPEN
46 CHAMPIONS TOUR Sat 7/09/16 6:00 AM 7:00 AM 63 14
   DICK’S SPORTING GOODS OPEN
56 PGA TOUR Mon 7/04/16 6:00 AM 7:00 AM 49 5
   GREENBRIER CLASSIC
60 PGA TOUR Sun 7/10/16 4:30 AM 6:00 AM 45 3
   GREENBRIER CLASSIC
72 WEB.COM TOUR Thu 7/07/16 3:00 AM 5:30 AM 39 11
   LECOM HEALTH CHALLENGE
75 GOLFING WORLD Wed 7/06/16 5:00 PM 5:30 PM 38 14
   
75 WEB.COM TOUR Sat 7/09/16 3:23 AM 6:00 AM 38 9
   LECOM HEALTH CHALLENGE
88 EUROPEAN TOUR Wed 7/06/16 5:30 AM 6:00 AM 28 7
   SCOTTISH OPEN

In total viewership for its entire week in Prime Time (8 p.m. to 11 p.m.), Golf Channel is down -22 percent (103,000 vs. 132,000) from one week earlier and down -24 percent (103,000 vs. 136,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

In total viewership for its entire week in Total Day (6 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.), Golf Channel is down -32 percent (90,000 vs. 132,000) from one week earlier and down -20 percent (90,000 vs. 112,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

Viewership averages for the following daily Golf Channel programs of the week:

  • “The Morning Drive” (July 4-6 & 9-10): 44,000 viewers (11,000 adults 18-49)
  • “Golf Central” (July 4-6 & 10): 63,000 viewers (20,000 adults 18-49)

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NFL Network Top 10 (and Select) Programs

VIEWER
RANK
PROGRAM DATE START
TIME
END
TIME
VIEWERS
(000)
A18-49
(000)
1 NFL 360 Wed 7/06/16 9:30 PM 10:00 PM 244 160
   
2 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2016RX Wed 7/06/16 9:00 PM 9:30 PM 220 145
   1-May
3 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2016 Wed 7/06/16 8:00 PM 9:00 PM 177 123 6-Oct
4 NFL TOTAL ACCESS Wed 7/06/16 7:00 PM 8:00 PM 122 74
   
5 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2016 Wed 7/06/16 10:00 PM 11:00 PM 116 74
   REACTIONS
6 CLASSIC GAMES Mon 7/04/16 2:00 PM 5:00 PM 95 45
   
6 FOOTBALL LIFE Thu 7/07/16 9:00 PM 10:00 PM 95 45
   
8 NFL REDZONE REPLAY Sun 7/10/16 1:00 PM 7:00 PM 93 35
   2015 WEEK 16
9 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2016 Sun 7/10/16 12:00 PM 1:00 PM 89 42
   
10 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2016 Wed 7/06/16 6:00 PM 7:00 PM 88 62
   
10 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2016RX Wed 7/06/16 1:00 AM 1:30 AM 88 51
   

In total viewership for its entire week in Prime Time (8 p.m. to 11 p.m.), NFL Network is up +6 percent (74,000 vs. 70,000) from one week earlier and down -29 percent (74,000 vs. 104,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

In total viewership for its entire week in Total Day (6 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.), NFL Network is down -2 percent (50,000 vs. 51,000) from one week earlier and down -17 percent (50,000 vs. 60,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

Viewership averages for the following daily NFL Network programs of the week:

  • “NFL HQ” (July 5-8 7-10 a.m.): 33,000 (19,000 adults 18-49)
  • “NFL Total Access” (July 4-8 7 p.m.): 75,000 (41,000 adults 18-49)
  • “NFL Total Access” (July 5-9 11 p.m.): 46,000 (26,000 adults 18-49)

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NBA TV Top 10 (and Select) Programs

VIEWER
RANK
PROGRAM DATE START
TIME
END
TIME
VIEWERS
(000)
A18-49
(000)
1 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (UTA) (live) Mon 7/04/16 7:25 PM 9:17 PM 228 105
   BOSTON/PHILADELPHIA
2 NBA GAMETIME LIVE Mon 7/04/16 11:05 PM 12:05 AM 178 83
   
3 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Mon 7/04/16 5:27 PM 7:25 PM 168 91
   CHARLOTTE/OKLAHOMA CITY
4 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (UTA) (live) Mon 7/04/16 9:17 PM 11:05 PM 161 73
   SAN ANTONIO/UTAH
5 FREE AGENT FEVER (live) Mon 7/04/16 12:00 PM 1:00 PM 154 83
   
6 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sat 7/09/16 6:00 PM 8:04 PM 148 88
   BOSTON/CHICAGO
7 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (UTA) (live) Tue 7/05/16 7:00 PM 9:25 PM 129 79
   BOSTON/UTAH
8 NBA GAMETIME Tue 7/05/16 11:30 PM 12:00 AM 127 75
   
8 NBA GAMETIME LIVE Tue 7/05/16 11:00 PM 11:30 PM 127 67
   
8 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sun 7/10/16 10:16 PM 12:12 AM 127 84
   SAN ANTONIO/PORTLAND
11 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Mon 7/04/16 3:18 PM 5:27 PM 125 68
   ORLANDO (BLUE)/DETROIT
12 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (UTA) (live) Thu 7/07/16 9:00 PM 11:08 PM 120 64
   PHILADELPHIA/UTAH
13 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sun 7/10/16 6:03 PM 8:12 PM 116 60
   MINNESOTA/TORONTO
14 PRESS CONFERENCE Wed 7/06/16 10:00 PM 11:00 PM 113 53
   
15 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Fri 7/08/16 8:14 PM 10:13 PM 111 51
   ATLANTA/HOUSTON
15 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Mon 7/04/16 1:00 PM 3:18 PM 111 60
   DALLAS/ORLANDO (WHITE)
17 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sat 7/09/16 4:00 PM 6:00 PM 110 61
   PHOENIX/PORTLAND
18 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Fri 7/08/16 6:01 PM 8:14 PM 109 71
   MILWAUKEE/CLEVELAND
19 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Tue 7/05/16 9:25 PM 11:00 PM 108 60
   DETROIT/INDIANA
20 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sun 7/10/16 4:00 PM 6:03 PM 106 51
   ATLANTA/WASHINGTON
24 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sat 7/09/16 8:04 PM 10:00 PM 100 54
   DENVER/MEMPHIS
24 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sun 7/10/16 8:12 PM 10:16 PM 100 49
   UTAH/NEW ORLEANS
27 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Tue 7/05/16 3:00 PM 5:03 PM 96 62
   LA CIPPERS/NEW YORK
29 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (UTA) (live) Tue 7/05/16 5:03 PM 7:00 PM 90 52
   PHILADELPHIA/SAN ANTONIO
33 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Tue 7/05/16 1:00 PM 3:00 PM 86 55
   ORLANDO (BLUE)/MIAMI
35 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Fri 7/08/16 2:00 PM 4:00 PM 82 45
   7TH PLACE: ORLANDO (BLUE)/INDIANA
36 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (UTA) (live) Thu 7/07/16 7:11 PM 9:00 PM 81 41
   BOSTON/SAN ANTONIO
39 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Wed 7/06/16 1:00 PM 3:12 PM 77 51
   ORLANDO (WHITE)/NEW YORK
40 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Wed 7/06/16 3:12 PM 5:07 PM 76 40
   DALLAS/CHARLOTTE
41 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Fri 7/08/16 10:13 PM 12:09 AM 74 32
   SACRAMENTO/TORONTO
41 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Wed 7/06/16 5:07 PM 7:00 PM 74 42
   INDIANA/OKLAHOMA CITY
48 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Thu 7/07/16 1:00 PM 3:14 PM 69 29
   DALLAS/ORLANDO (BLUE)
53 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Fri 7/08/16 4:00 PM 6:01 PM 63 45
   9TH PLACE: LA CLIPPERS/NEW YORK
56 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (LV) (live) Sat 7/09/16 10:00 PM 11:50 PM 62 35
   DALLAS/MIAMI
56 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Thu 7/07/16 3:14 PM 5:20 PM 62 24
   LA CLIPPERS/ORLANDO (WHITE)
58 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) CHAMPIONSHIP (live) Fri 7/08/16 12:00 PM 2:00 PM 61 40
   ORLANDO (WHITE)/DETROIT
58 PRESS CONFERENCE Thu 7/07/16 4:32 PM 5:00 PM 61 20
   
60 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Thu 7/07/16 5:20 PM 7:11 PM 60 31
   DETROIT/MIAMI
83 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Fri 7/08/16 10:00 AM 12:00 PM 40 28
   3RD PLACE: OKLAHOMA CITY/MIAMI
120 NBA SUMMER LEAGUE (ORL) (live) Fri 7/08/16 8:00 AM 10:00 AM 24 19
   5TH PLACE: DALLAS/CHARLOTTE

In total viewership for its entire week in Prime Time (8 p.m. to 11 p.m.), NBA TV is up +56 percent (117,000 vs. 75,000) from one week earlier and down -20 percent (117,000 vs. 147,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

In total viewership for its entire week in Total Day (6 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.), NBA TV is up +35 percent (69,000 vs. 51,000) from one week earlier and down -7 percent (69,000 vs. 74,000) from the same week one year ago (July 6-12, 2015).

Viewership averages for the following daily NBA TV programs of the week:

  • “The Starters (live)” (July 8-10): 41,000 viewers (27,000 adults 18-49)

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WWE Raw

Monday, July 4, 2016 on USA Network

8-9 p.m.: 1.64 household rating, 2.663 million total viewers and 1.118 million adults 18-49
-14% from 3.096 million total viewers and -21% from 1.408 million adults 18-49 on 6/27/16
-27% from 3.637 million total viewers and -26% from 1.509 million adults 18-49 on 7/06/15

9-10 p.m.: 1.68 household rating, 2.668 million total viewers and 1.189 million adults 18-49
-16% from 3.173 million total viewers and -18% from 1.446 million adults 18-49 on 6/27/16
-28% from 3.689 million total viewers and -24% from 1.573 million adults 18-49 on 7/06/15

10-11:08 p.m.: 1.57 household rating, 2.643 million total viewers and 1.245 million adults 18-49
-12% from 3.011 million total viewers and -12% from 1.410 million adults 18-49 on 6/27/16
-27% from 3.615 million total viewers and -19% from 1.544 million adults 18-49 on 7/06/15

Reruns on NBC Universo

Fri. July 8 8-11 p.m.: 112,000 total viewers (62,000 adults 18-49)
Fri. July 8 11 p.m.-2 a.m.: 26,000 total viewers (12,000 adults 18-49)
Sat. July 10 4-7 p.m.: 28,000 total viewers (7,000 adults 18-49)

WWE SmackDown

Thursday, July 7, 2016 on USA

8-10 p.m.: 1.39 household rating, 2.241 million total viewers and 0.860 million adults 18-49
+8% from 2.080 million total viewers and +7% from 0.804 million adults 18-49 on USA 6/30/16
-6% from 2.388 million total viewers and +9% from 0.791 million adults 18-49 on Syfy 7/09/15

Reruns on NBC Universo

Sat. July 9 7-9 p.m.: 60,000 total viewers (20,000 adults 18-49)
Sat. July 9 11:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.: 30,000 total viewers (17,000 adults 18-49)

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Impact Wrestling (Pop, July 5 9:00-11:00 p.m.): 410,000 total viewers (188,000 adults 18-49)

Lucha Underground (El Rey, July 6 8:00-9:00 p.m.): 104,000 total viewers (49,000 adults 18-49)
Lucha Underground repeat (El Rey, July 6 9:00-10:00 p.m.): 39,000 total viewers (10,000 adults 18-49)

E-League: Best in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (TBS, July 8 10-11 p.m.): 293,000 total viewers (156,000 adults 18-49)

Any Given Wednesday (HBO, July 6 10:00-10:30 p.m.): 276,000 total viewers (183,000 adults 18-49)

60 Minutes Sports (Showtime, July 5 9:00-9:49 p.m.): 81,000 total viewers (18,000 adults 18-49)

Powernation: Extreme Off Road (Spike, July 10 9:00-9:30 a.m.): 280,000 total viewers (113,000 adults 18-49)
Powernation: Engine Power (Spike, July 10 9:30-10:00 a.m.): 458,000 total viewers (214,000 adults 18-49)
Powernation: Truck Tech (Spike, July 10 10:00-10:30 a.m.): 477,000 total viewers (219,000 adults 18-49)
Powernation: Detroit Muscle (Spike, July 10 10:30-11:00 a.m.): 460,000 total viewers (204,000 adults 18-49)

Source: Live+Same Day data, Nielsen Media Research

About Douglas Pucci

Douglas Pucci is a contributor to Programming Insider and blogger at Son of the Bronx.