Tracking viewership for the first four games of the National League Championship between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Los Angeles Dodgers alongside the first three of the American League Championship between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays, the NL games are averaging a greater audience. So far, the Game 3 matchup between the Phillies and Dodgers has the peak viewership for the playoffs with an average audience of 8.8 million viewers.
|LA DODGERS AT PHILADELPHIA||FOX||10/09/2008||7,735,000|
|LA DODGERS AT PHILADELPHIA||FOX||10/10/2008||5,022,000|
|PHILADELPHIA AT LA DODGERS||FOX||10/12/2008||8,837,000|
|PHILADELPHIA AT LA DODGERS||FOX||10/13/2008||7,705,000|
|BOSTON RED SOX AT TAMPA BAY||TBSC||10/10/2008||6,689,000|
|BOSTON RED SOX AT TAMPA BAY||TBSC||10/11/2008||6,089,000|
|TAMPA BAY AT BOSTON||TBSC||10/13/2008||4,499,000|