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Fox Sports KC sets new ratings record with Royals' win over Boston

Updated: 2013-08-09T16:29:07Z

The Kansas City Star

Another Royals win, another record-breaking night for Fox Sports Kansas City. Thursday's 5-1 victory against Boston is now the highest-rated Royals game ever after breaking the previous mark that was just set on Monday.

Thursday night's game had an 11.4 rating in the KC market and peaked at 13.8, which is 128,000 households. Fox Sports KC was the top-rated channel in prime time Thursday and the most-watched TV program in Kansas City.

FSKC's Royals broadcasts are averaging a 6.2 rating, which is a 60 percent increase from last season.

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