9:16am PT by Michael O'Connell
TV Ratings: 'Bachelorette' Finale Climbs to Season Highs
ABC's The Bachelorette closed out its 13th cycle on season highs Monday night.
The three-hour episode averaged a 2.1 rating among adults 18-49 and 7.5 million viewers, surging from the penultimate episode. It was also the closest it has been all summer to the previous season, trailing the 2016 finale by only 8 percent in the key demo.
No. 2 for the night, NBC's American Ninja Warrior, was also up. The two-hour installment inched up to a 1.6 rating among adults 18-49. The latest episode of Midnight, Texas held a 0.8 rating in the key demo.
On Fox, So You Think You Can Dance was slightly improved to a 0.8 rating among adults 18-49. The latest episode of CBSN: On Assignment took a 0.4 in the demo.
The CW offered another Hooten & the Lady to the tune of a 0.2 rating with adults 18-49.