Cubs-Dodgers Viewership Keeping Pace With ’16 NLCS Numbers
TBS is now averaging 6.54 million viewers through two games of the Cubs-Dodgers NLCS, up slightly from 6.53 million viewers last year for the same series on FS1. Two years ago, TBS was averaging 7.21 million viewers for the first two games of the Mets-Cubs series. TBS carried the Indians-Blue Jays ALCS last year, and was averaging 3.35 million viewers for that series through two games.
Cubs-Dodgers Game 2 last night averaged 6.8 million viewers, marking the net’s best LCS Game 2 audience on record. Cubs-Dodgers Game 2 last year in the same window on FS1 averaged 7.29 million viewers. Socially, Bleacher Report’s MLB Twitter feed has generated 21.7 million impressions for the MLB Postseason, up 28% to date.