CBS, NBC post strong numbers

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CBS and NBC divvied up most of the TV audience that wasn't tuned in to the World Series on Tuesday night.

CBS's Judging Amy pulled 14.9 million viewers and a 4.4 rating, 12 share among adults 18-49 in Nielsen fast national numbers. NBC's Dateline drew 10.5 million viewers and a 4.5/12 against Amy.

Rookie legal drama The Guardian preceded Amy with 13.1 million viewers and a 3.5/9. JAG opened the action for CBS with 15 million viewers and a 3.9/10.

Frasier drew 15.4 million viewers and a 6.6/15, followed by NBC hospital sitcom Scrubs, with 12.4 million and a 5.8/13.

Meanwhile, NBC's Emeril is still looking for customers, drawing only 6.8 million takers and a meager 2.4/6. - Richard Tedesco