TV Ratings: 'America's Got Talent' delivers another win for NBC

sharon-osbourne-agt.jpgFast national ratings for Tuesday, July 12, 2011.

"America's Got Talent's" eclectic mix of acts managed to snag Tuesday's highest ratings, baseball's annual All-Star Game came in a close second for FOX.

NBC averaged 11.5 million viewers and a 6.7 rating/11 share for the evening. FOX came in second (10 million, 6.2/10), while CBS (7.3 million, 4.9/8) and ABC (4.5 million, 2.7/5) came in significantly behind. The CW averaged just 637,000 viewers for the night and a 0.4 rating/1 share.

NBC was also the evening's 18-49 winner, pulling a 3.1 rating in that demographic.

Tuesday hour-by-hour

8 p.m.

FOX: All-Star Baseball (9.5 million, 5.9/10)
NBC: "America's Got Talent" (7 million, 4.4/8)
CBS: "NCIS" re-run (8.6 million, 5.8/10)
ABC: "Wipeout" re-run (5.4 million, 3.1/5)
The CW: "One Tree Hill" re-run (712,000, 0.5/1)

18-49 leader: All-Star Baseball (2.6)

9 p.m.

NBC: "America's Got Talent" (13.5 million, 7.8/13)
FOX: All-Star Baseball (10.6 million, 6.5/11)
CBS: NCIS: Los Angeles re-run (7.3 million, 4.9/8)
ABC: "101 Ways to Leave a Game Show" (4.5 million, 2.6/4)
The CW: "Hellcats" re-run (562,000, 0.4/1)

18-49 leader: "America's Got Talent" (3.8)

10 p.m.

NBC: "America's Got Talent" (13.9 million, 8.0/13)
CBS: "48 Hours Mystery" (5.9 million, 4.0/7)
ABC: "Combat Hospital" (3.7 million, 2.5/4)

18-49 leader: "America's Got Talent" (3.9)

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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