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Braves run for division title proves popular for FOX Sports

FOX Sports South and FOX Sports Southeast are up 10% year-over-year.
Credit: AP
Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel (60) throws a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, in Atlanta, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

ATLANTA — The Braves are trying to hold onto the top spot in the NL East, and fans are watching closely. 

The Braves 4-2 win over the Washington Nationals Thursday night was the most-watched game locally for FOX Sports South this season, delivering a 5.9 household rating in Atlanta. 

It was the highest single-game rating since the Braves’ game against the Miami Marlins last September. 

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