The Yankees and Red Sox can’t play every week, to the chagrin of the people in charge of the MLB on Fox broadcast, and Fox paid for it with a 1.6 overnight HH rating. That’s down some -30% from the 2.3 the game between the Two Evil Empires generated the week before.
That 2.3 from last week is actually the only game that generated anything better than a 1.7 all year. By contrast, all seven of the first MLB on Fox broadcasts from 2013 scored better than that 1.7.
Houston (and every other major league city), we most definitely have a problem.
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MLB on FOX Falls Back to Earth With 1.6 Overnight