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Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
PHILLIES ON PACE FOR HIGHEST-RATED SEASON SINCE 2012
Phillies Games Ranked Top Three Programs in Primetime
2019 is Most Streamed Season Ever
PHILADELPHIA- (July 10, 2019) – The Philadelphia Phillies on NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and NBC10 are on pace to have the highest-rated season since 2012, and 2019 is shaping up to be the most-streamed season ever. NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com has also posted double-digit gains in Phillies traffic.
- Through the All-Star Break, the Phillies are averaging a 4.4 HH Rating, up +23% compared to their 2018 performance prior to the All Star Break.
- Among HH Ratings, 93% of Phillies games this season have ranked in the top 3 during the market time period, up from 84% a year ago.
- The Phillies season opener on WCAU earned a 10.1 HH Rating, the highest-rated opening day since 2013 (WPHL 11.5 Rating).
- The April 2nd game against the Nationals earned a 7.7 HH Rating on NBC Sports Philadelphia+, the highest-rated game on NBC Sports Philadelphia since July 2012.
- Through the All-Star Break, the Phillies are averaging 17.9K uniques and 842K minutes per game, up +144% and 102% respectively vs. 2018.
- 40 of the top 50 most-streamed Phillies games ever have taken place in 2019 including the 4 most-streamed Phillies games ever.
- April 3, 2019 (Phillies vs. Nationals) – 48K uniques/3.1M minutes
- April 2, 2019 (Phillies vs. Nationals) – 43K uniques/3.0M minutes
- April 9, 2019 (Phillies vs. Nationals) – 38K uniques/2.6M minutes
- March 28, 2019 (Braves vs. Phillies) – 37K uniques/2.0M minutes
On NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com Phillies traffic is up 59% over the same time last season.
The Phillies return to NBC Sports Philadelphia on Friday, July 12 at 6 p.m. when they take on division rivals Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park.
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