WWE Raw's viewership takes a sizable hit up against the Home Run Derby.
According to ShowBuzzDaily, the July 8 episode of WWE Raw landed at 2.351 million viewers on average across the three hours, which is a drop compared to the 2.49 million of last week's show. In viewership, the show trailed MLB's Home Run Derby and pre-show, Hannity, Tucker Carlson Tonight,
In the 18-49 demographic, WWE trailed Home Run Derby, Celebrity Softball, and Love and Hip Hop. We noted that WWE was hoping to key in on the 18-34 demo as well, which mirrored in trailing those aforementioned shows.
It should be noted that WWE Raw's viewership and ratings were delayed due to the July 4th holiday.
Hour 1: 2.384 million viewers, .71 rating in 18-49 demographic
Hour 2: 2.349 million viewers, .73 rating in 18-49 demographic
Hour 3: 2.322 million viewers, .73 rating in 18-49 demographic
Top 5 Raw Youtube videos for July 8 (one day delayed)
- Roman & Gary the GOAT against Shane & Drew (2.2M)
- Rollins & Becky vs. Andrade & Zelina (920k)
- Lashley vs. Mysterio (471k)
- Shane looks for Reigns' partner (357k)
- Dana Brooke vs. Nikki Cross (302k)