Fox’s competitors didn’t have a sporting chance against its post-season baseball broadcasts even though San Francisco’s sweep earned a record-low World Series rating.
Showtime has picked up a new yet-to-be-titled one-hour reality series following the 2010 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants. Premiering near the opening of the 2011 baseball season, the show is co-produced by Showtime and Major League Baseball Productions. “This new series is one I’ve wanted to do for as long as I can remember,” […]
By DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer NEW YORK – Even though Fox ended CBS’ season-opening winning streak in the ratings, there have been few reasons for its executives to be gleeful this fall. The Nielsen Co. said Fox was the top-ranked network last week on the strength of the World Series. No other network had beaten […]
BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – Who says Red Sox and Yankee fans can’t work together? Witness Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, who just finished a sequel to their 1994 series ‘Baseball‘ — they even seem to like each other. Burns said he thought about revisiting the series when his beloved Red Sox broke a […]