Recent sports TV ratings, including Formula 1 racing on FOX, NASCAR’s Nationwide Series on ESPN, and Major League Baseball on TBS.
- F1 British Grand Prix Up From Last Year: The July 10 Formula 1 British Grand Prix earned a 0.7 final rating and 1.116 million viewers on FOX, up 17% in ratings and 16% in viewership from last year (0.6, 959K). (Media Life Magazine)
- Viewership Up For Nationwide Series From New Hampshire: Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series New England 200 drew 2.146 million viewers on ESPN, up 30% from last year (1.652M), and up 21% from the 2009 race on ABC (1.772M). The race aired in late June both last year and in 2009. (ESPN)
- TBS Averaging Nearly 600K For MLB Coverage: Though sixteen non-exclusive telecasts, TBS is averaging a 0.4 U.S. rating and 575,000 viewers for Major League Baseball coverage, flat in ratings and up 3% in viewership versus last year’s full season average (0.4, 557K). (Turner Sports)