NBC Sports Chicago sweeps Marquee Sports Network in Sox-Cubs ratings game

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Chicago Sun-Times—According to Nielsen ratings, NBCSCH outrated Marquee in all five of the games that aired on both networks. Overall, Sox season ratings have increased from 0.7 in 2018 to 2.2 this year. The White Sox went 5-1 against the Cubs this season, but their broadcasts on NBC Sports Chicago swept the series against the Cubs’ Marquee Sports Network. According to Nielsen ratings, NBCSCH outrated Marquee in all five of the games that aired on both networks. ESPN took the game Aug. 8 for “Sunday Night...

Chicago wins ratings game for Bears-Rams on NBC 5 (duh!). The Chicago market averaged a 26.6 household rating for the game Sunday night, the highest local rating in the country, according to Nielsen. The Chicago market averaged a 26.6 household rating for the Bears-Rams game Sunday night on NBC 5, the highest local rating in the country, according to Nielsen. In the Chicago DMA (designated market area), one ratings point equals roughly 31,000 households. Last season, Bears regular-season games in the Chicago market averaged a 25.6 household rating. The...