KANSAS CITY -- Tuesday's 10-inning loss to the Marlins was the highest-rated Royals broadcast ever on FOX Sports Kansas City. It averaged a 12.3 household rating in the Kansas City market, and peaked at 15.6 (145,000 households).
Royals telecasts on FSKC are averaging a 6.4 rating, and have increased 65 percent from last year.
Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. Kathleen Gier is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.