NEW YORK (AP) — ver the Los Angeles Dodgers averaged 14 ,125,000 viewers on Fox, down 25 percent from last year and the fourth-lowest ever.The Series featuring a pair of large-market teams averaged an 8.3 rating and 17 share, Nielsen said Tuesday. That was down from a 10.7 rating, 20 share and 18,926,000 average viewers for the Houston Astros‘ seven-game win over the Dodgers last year and 40 percent from 23,386,000 average viewers for the Cubs‘ seven-game win over Cleveland two years ago — Chicago’s first title since 1908.The only Series with fewer average viewers were Philadelphia’s five-game win over Tampa Bay in 2008 (13,062,000) Bradley Zimmer Jersey , San Francisco’s four-game sweep of Detroit in 2012 (12.7 million) and the Giants‘ seven-game win over Kansas City in 2014 (13,825,000). The rating was the third-lowest, ahead of only a 7.6 in 2012 and an 8.2 in 2014.Boston’s 5-1 win in Game 5 on Sunday was the most-watched of the Series, averaging 17,634,000 viewers. The opener averaged 18,314,000, followed by 13,507 Brandon Guyer Jersey ,000 in Game 2, 13,250,000 in Game 3 and 13,563,000 in Game 4.Ratings represent the percentage of U.S. television households tuned into a program and shares represent the percentage watching a broadcast among homes with TVs in use at the time. Lets talk, Twinkie Town!"This is your daily open thread, talk about whatever you want, within the community guidelines!Good Morning Twinkie Town!In case you missed it:The Twins swept the Royals, with an ugly 7-6 comeback victory that still counts.dwintheiser wrote a fanpost that really makes you think: Why are strikeouts paradoxically viewed differently for pitchers than hitters?The latest fanpulse results tell us that 93% of Twins fans are confident with the direction of the team.Elsewhere in Twins Territory:The early grades are out for the Twins walkup songs. I’m officially uncool, because I know exactly one song from the list—Mitch Garver goes old school on his selection.Judd Zulgad has hawt taykes about Byron Buxton’s habit of crashing into walls and breaking himself. and around the world of baseballA strange play for the Red Sox last night involved Rafael Devers losing his glove and his team losing the leadOur division rivals in Cleveland have extended their manager , Terry Francona through 2022The Cubs also jumped on the extension train, this time for someone named David Bote. My reaction was “who?”From the Athletic’s Dale Murphy, Minor Leaguers make less than they did in 1975, when adjusted for inflation (paywall)Over at Lets Go Tribe, Chris Davies chatted with Rob Neyer about his book Power Ball, the changes in baseball, and some other great baseball topics.Today’s discussion question:What are some of your favorite board games?