CBS Tops Baseball, Football for Mon. Win


CBS won households, viewers and adults 18-49 and 25-54 Monday night with Yes, Dear
, Still Standing, Everybody Loves Raymond, Two and a Half Men
and CSI: Miami

CSI: Miami was the most-watched show of the night with 18.4 million viewers.

ABC was second across most of the key categories with PrimeTime Monday
and Monday Night Football

Fox, with game five of the Boston Red Sox-Oakland Athletics Major League Baseball American League Division Series, and NBC, with Fear Factor, LasVegas
and Third Watch
, tied in households and viewers, while NBC had the edge in the key adult demos, placing third in most of the demos to Fox’s fourth. The exception for NBC was adults 18-34, where it was first for the night.

The WB Television network was fifth across the board for the night with 7th

and Everwood
. UPN was sixth with The Parkers
, Eve
, Girlfriends
and Half & Half

For the night, the Nielsen Media Research fast-affiliate total-viewer averages: CBS 15.3 million, ABC 13 million, NBC 11.3 million, Fox 11.2 million, WB 6.3 million and UPN 4.2 million.

Adults 18-49: CBS 5.3/13, ABC 5.0/13, NBC 4.6/12, Fox 3.9/10, WB 1.8/5 and UPN 1.6/4.