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In Rare Event, "MNF," World Series Game In Same Market Tonight
Published October 28, 2013
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Drake acknowledged there likely will be a ratings impact due to the highly popular Cardinals competing directly against the football game. “We’d be foolish not to recognize the importance of the World Series. These are the realities. But Monday still means football for millions of fans around the country, and we’re going to serve it to them,” he said. “And it’s probably a good thing that this is not a clinching game, with the Series now tied. It’s probably less of a poignant moment in that sense with it not being a clinch opportunity for the Cardinals.”