TBS Has a Hit With Baseball Playoffs

First-round games off to fast start with highest ratings in five years.

Last Updated: October 9, 2009 @ 4:41 PM

After two days, ratings for baseball’s first round of playoffs on TBS are at their highest in five seasons, helping boost the cabler to its best primetime numbers for the year.

TBS has averaged a 3.1 rating and 4.5 million viewers over six games, a 15% improvement from 2008 and the best mark for the first two days of the American League and National League Division Series since 2005.

Read more at Variety.