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Monday's Royals game sets another ratings record

Another night, another win, another high-water mark for Royals TV viewership.

Monday's 13-0 win over Minnesota game was the highest-rated Royals telecast ever on FOX Sports Kansas City, earning a 10.2 household rating in the Kansas City market. It was the second game in a row, and third in four days, to reach a new all-time high. Data is courtesy of The Nielsen Co.

Monday's game peaked at a 12.3 rating (115,000 households). It was the most-watched TV program of the day in Kansas City.

Royals telecasts on FOX Sports Kansas City are averaging a 6.1 in 2013, up 56 percent over last season.

The Royals have won 12 of 13 games. Their series vs. Minnesota continues tonight at The K and on FOX Sports Kansas City, with Hy-Vee Royals Live pregame at 6:30 p.m. and first pitch at 7:10 p.m.

Highest-rated Royals games all time on FOX Sports Kansas City:

Rank

Rating  

Date  

Game

1.

10.2

8/5/13

vs. Minnesota

2.

9.7

8/4/13

at New York Mets

3.

9.1

8/2/13

at New York Mets

4.

8.8

6/11/13

vs. Detroit

5.

8.7

7/30/13

at Minnesota

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