Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Blues Are Steady in Television Ratings

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Blues Are Steady in Television Ratings

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The Blues are rolling through an up-and-down season, but their television ratings are steady compared to last year.

There have been 53 games shown on Fox Sports Midwest, which produces the club's local telecasts, and Nielsen reports that an average of 4.1 percent of homes in the St. Louis market with a TV are tuning in. The rating at the same point last season was 4.2.

Despite stiff competition from the Olympics, the Blues are having their best-rated month so far on FSM (4.4), following a 4.3 rating in January.

That puts them on track for their third-best rated season in the 23 they have been on FSM. (They were at 4.9 in 2014-15 and 4.2 last year).

And with playoff jockeying coming soon, it is reasonable to expect ratings to increase the rest of the way. Fox Sports Midwest says that has been the case from this stage forward in three of the last four seasons. …

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