Wednesday night's fast nationals: World Series ratings were down from last year but not bad, giving Fox the night. But ABC's Modern Family and The Middle also still drew best-ever audiences. Broadcast finals.
In other ratings news, there's Tuesday's cable ratings.
weinmanj A reason to follow ratings is to root for a show to be canceled not another. So I'm glad DEFENDERS' ratings are sinking - helps "Good Wife."
thefutoncritic This just in: #ModernFamily is the first program to top any Game 1 of the World Series among adults 18-49 since at least 1991.
brianstelter Just in: Obama's audience on "The Daily Show" last night: 2.84 million viewers. Comedy Central says Pres. Obama intw was third-biggest "Daily Show" ever, behind Sen. Obama in 2008 and Michelle Obama in 2008.