A-Rod's debut posts season-high ratings
Last night's Yankees-White Sox game on YES averaged a 4.34 TV household rating (393,000 average total viewers) in the New York DMA, the network's highest-rated Yankees telecast of this season. The network's May 27 Yankees-Mets telecast was the previous season high (4.16 average TV household rating). Last night's telecast peaked at an 8.22 average TV household rating (an average of 756,000 total viewers) from 8:30-8:45 pm. YES' one-hour pre-game show last evening (7-8 pm) did a 1.45 average TV household rating (an average of 131,000 total viewers).