NBC Sports Philadelphia delivers highest rating since 2012 for Bryce Harper’s return to Washington

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NBC Sports Philadelphia delivers highest rating since 2012 for Bryce Harper’s return to Washington

Phillies’ 8-2 Win Was Most-Streamed Phillies Game Ever

PHILADELPHIA- (April 3, 2019) – Bryce Harper returned to Washington, D.C., to face his old team, and with the Phillies off to their best start since 1915, last night’s game posted a 7.7 household rating on NBC Sports Philadelphia. The Phillies’ 8-2 win-- highlighted by Harper’s two-run home run-- is the highest-rated regular season game of any sport on either NBC Sports Philadelphia or NBC Sports Philadelphia+ since July 2012 (8.11 HH Rating, 7/5/12, Phillies vs. Mets).

On digital, the game delivered 43,000 unique devices and more than three million minutes, making it the most-streamed Phillies game ever.  The prior high was set for Phillies’ Opening Day, which registered 37,000 unique devices and two million minutes. 

The Phillies play the second of a two-game series with the Nationals today at 1 pm on NBC Sports Philadelphia and on the MyTeams app.

Phillies fans should follow @NBCSPhilly on all social media channels for exclusive articles, videos, podcasts and photos all season long. 

2020 Philly sports TV schedule: Phillies, Flyers, Sixers broadcast dates, times on NBC Sports Philadelphia

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2020 Philly sports TV schedule: Phillies, Flyers, Sixers broadcast dates, times on NBC Sports Philadelphia

The Phillies have embarked on a shortened, 60-game season under new manager Joe Girardi, with the playoffs on their minds.

The 76ers are in the bubble in Orlando off and running on an 8-game sprint to determine seeding in the 2020 NBA Playoffs.

The Flyers have the Cup in their sights as one of the team in the Eastern Conference, battling for the Stanley Cup in the First Round against Montreal.

There’s a lot at stake for Philly teams this summer as sports resume, and you can catch the action on NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia Plus, NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, and the MyTeams app. We'll have 70 games for you over a period of 66 days. 

You have the schedules in your hands — or, more likely, in the calendar on your phone — and now we’re here to let you know how you can watch your games.

Below, you’ll find NBC Sports Philadelphia’s full broadcast schedule for the Phillies, Flyers and Sixers this summer. Schedules for the 2020 NBA Playoffs will be released at a later date.

All times listed are Eastern. All games are streaming on NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com and the MyTeams app unless otherwise noted. 

Wednesday, August 12

Sixers Pregame Live -- 6:00 p.m., NBCSP
76ers at Portland Trail Blazers — 6:30 p.m., NBCSP+
Phillies Pregame Live -- 6:30 p.m., NBCSP
Phillies vs. Baltimore Orioles — 7:00 p.m., COZI TV (Comcast Ch. 248, Verizon Ch. 460)
The Warmup -- 7:00 p.m., NBCSP
Flyers Pregame Live -- 7:15 p.m., NBCSP
Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens -- Game 1 -- 8:00 p.m., NBCSP

Thursday, August 13

Phillies vs. Baltimore Orioles — 4:00 p.m., NBCSP

Friday, August 14

Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens -- 3:00 p.m., NBCSP
Phillies vs. New York Mets — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP
76ers vs. Houston Rockets — 9:00 p.m., NBCSP+

Saturday, August 15

Phillies vs. New York Mets — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Sunday, August 16

Phillies vs. New York Mets — 1:00 p.m., NBCSP
Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens -- Game 3 -- 8 p.m., NBC10 (Streaming in the NBC Sports App)

Monday, August 17

No games scheduled

Tuesday, August 18

Flyers at Montreal Canadiens -- Game 4 -- 3 p.m., NBCSP
Phillies at Boston Red Sox — 7:30 p.m., NBCSP

Wednesday, August 19

Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens -- Game 5 (if necessary) -- Time and Network TBD
Phillies at Boston Red Sox — 1:30 p.m., NBCSP

Thursday, August 20

Phillies at Toronto Blue Jays -- DOUBLEHEADER -- 1:00 p.m., NBCSP

Friday, August 21

Flyers at Montreal Canadiens -- Game 6 (if necessary) -- Time and Network TBD
Phillies at Atlanta Braves — 7:00 p.m, NBCSP

Saturday, August 22

Phillies at Atlanta Braves — 7:00 p.m, NBCSP

Sunday, August 23

Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens -- Game 7 (if necessary) -- Time and Network TBD

Phillies at Atlanta Braves — 7:08 p.m.
national broadcast on ESPN, no streaming in MyTeams app or NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com

Monday, August 24

No games scheduled

Tuesday, August 25

Phillies at Washington Nationals — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Wednesday, August 26

Phillies at Washington Nationals — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Thursday, August 27

Phillies at Washington Nationals — 7:15 p.m.
national broadcast on FOX, no streaming in MyTeams app or NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com

Friday, August 28

Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Saturday, August 29

Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves — 1:15 p.m.
national broadcast on FOX, no streaming in MyTeams app or NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com

Sunday, August 30

Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves — 7:08 p.m.
national broadcast on ESPN, no streaming in MyTeams app or NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com

Monday, August 31

Phillies vs. Washington Nationals — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Tuesday, September 1

Phillies vs. Washington Nationals — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Wednesday, September 2

Phillies vs. Washington Nationals — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Thursday, September 3

Phillies vs. Washington Nationals — 4:00 p.m., NBCSP

Friday, September 4

Phillies at New York Mets — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Saturday, September 5

Phillies at New York Mets — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Sunday, September 6

Phillies at New York Mets — 1:00 p.m., NBCSP

Monday, September 7

Phillies at New York Mets — 1:00 p.m., NBCSP

Tuesday, September 8

Phillies vs. Boston Red Sox — DOUBLEHEADER -- 4:00 p.m., NBCSP

Wednesday, September 9

No games scheduled

Thursday, September 10

Phillies at Miami Marlins — 6:30 p.m., NBCSP

Friday, September 11

Phillies at Miami Marlins — DOUBLEHEADER -- 5:00 p.m., NBCSP

Saturday, September 12

Phillies at Miami Marlins — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Sunday, September 13

Phillies at Miami Marlins — DOUBLEHEADER -- 1:00 p.m., NBCSP

Monday, September 14

Phillies at Miami Marlins — 4:00 p.m., NBCSP

Tuesday, September 15

Phillies vs. New York Mets — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Wednesday, September 16

Phillies vs. New York Mets — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Thursday, September 17

Phillies vs. New York Mets — 7:00 p.m., NBCSP

Friday, September 18

Phillies vs. Toronto Blue Jays — DOUBLEHEADER -- 4:00 p.m., NBCSP

Saturday, September 19

Phillies vs. Toronto Blue Jays — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Sunday, September 20

Phillies vs. Toronto Blue Jays — Time TBD, NBCSP

Monday, September 21

Phillies at Washington Nationals — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Tuesday, September 22

Phillies at Washington Nationals — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Wednesday, September 23

Phillies at Washington Nationals — 6:00 p.m., NBCSP

Thursday, September 24

No games scheduled

Friday, September 25

Phillies at Tampa Bay Rays — 6:30 p.m., NBCSP

Saturday, September 26

Phillies at Tampa Bay Rays — 6:30 p.m., NBCSP

Sunday, September 27

Phillies at Tampa Bay Rays — 3:00 p.m., NBCSP

Which decade of Philadelphia sports are you? Take the quiz to find out

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Which decade of Philadelphia sports are you? Take the quiz to find out

Throughout the years, Philadelphia sports have had quite the journey. 

Looking back, every decade went through some highs and lows but no matter what, it was always a thrilling time (minus those few pesky seasons that will forever haunt us ... I'm looking at you 1993 Phillies and 2010 Flyers). 

While some years see more success than others, it always seems like the four teams find a way to balance out to keep Philly sane. 

Which decade of Philadelphia sports do you resonate with the most?

Take  the quiz below and find out: