TV ratings for the Hiroshima Carp – Yakult Swallows game on June 28 set a high for the 2016 broadcast year for Hiroshima TV for the Hiroshima region at 33.0%. Ratings peaked at 46.5% when the game ended (20:48) and the Carp officially recorded their tenth straight win.
TV ratings for the Chunichi-Hiroshima game at Mazda Stadium on September 7 averaged 36.4% for the Hiroshima region (RCC). The peak rating was 43.5% at 7:56pm. A follow-up program looking back at the game that aired between 8:45 and 9:54 averaged 24.6%.