stanley cup 13 game 4 ratings TV ratings: Stanley Cup Finals and 'Masterchef' lead WednesdayFast National ratings for Wednesday, June 19, 2013

A high-scoring overtime game in the Stanley Cup Finals gave NBC a win Wednesday night, continuing the run of solid ratings for the NHL’s final series. FOX’s “Masterchef” was down a little from last week but still put up decent numbers for FOX.

Elsewhere, “The American Baking Competition” had its biggest overall audience yet for CBS and matched its 18-49 rating from last week.

NBC drew 6.2 million viewers and a 3.6 rating/6 share in households for the night, pending updates for its live broadcast. CBS (5.95 million, 3.9/7) was a close second in viewers, and FOX (5.3 million, 3.3/6) finished third. ABC (3.75 million, 2.6/4) took fourth, and The CW trailed with 1.2 million viewers and a 0.8/1.

NBC’s 2.2 rating among adults 18-49 edged FOX’s 2.1 for the lead. CBS came in third with a 1.1, followed by ABC at 1.0. The CW came in at 0.4 in the demo.

Wednesday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS: “The American Baking Competition” (5.8 million viewers, 3.7/7 households)
NBC: Stanley Cup Finals Game 4 – Blackhawks/Bruins (5.6 million, 3.2/6)
FOX: “Masterchef” (5 million, 3.1/6)
ABC: “The Middle” rerun (4 million, 2.7/5)/”Family Tools” (3.6 million, 2.3/4)
The CW: “Arrow” rerun (1.35 million, 0.9/2)

18-49 leader: “Masterchef” (2.0)

9 p.m.

NBC: Stanley Cup Finals Game 4 (6.05 million, 3.4/6)
CBS: “Criminal Minds” rerun (5.7 million, 3.9/6)
FOX: “Masterchef” (5.6 million, 3.4/6)
ABC: “Modern Family” rerun (4.3 million, 2.8/5)/”How to Live With Your Parents (for the Rest of Your Life)” (3.4 million, 2.4/4)
The CW: “Supernatural” rerun (1.05 million, 0.7/1)

18-49 leader: “Masterchef” and Stanley Cup Finals tied at 2.2

10 p.m.

NBC: Stanley Cup Finals Game 4 (6.9 million, 4.1/7)
CBS: “CSI” (6.3 million, 4.3/7)
ABC: “The Lookout” (3.65 million, 2.6/4)

18-49 leader: Stanley Cup Finals (2.5)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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Posted by:Rick Porter