601 - Unbraceable You Aired September 24, 2014

Unbraceable You

Frankie makes a giant blunder when she discovers that school started a week earlier than she thought, and Sue and Brick must scramble to catch up on the days they've missed and re-acclimate themselves to school life. Meanwhile, it looks like the “Year of Sue” might be starting off on a high when she finally gets her braces removed. Axl beats Mike at basketball for the first time in his life, and Brick gets creative in an attempt to find the perfect school book bag.

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Guest Stars: Richard Kind as Dr. Niller, John Gammon as Darrin, Jen Ray as Nancy Donahue, Beau Wirick as Sean Donahue, Pat Finn as Bill Norwood, Brock Ciarlelli as Brad Bottig

Writers: Tim Hobert

Director: Lee Shallat Chemel

Viewers: 7.59 million Adults 18-49 Rating: 2.2/8

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Sixth season premiere ratings September 25 2014

Last night's sixth season premiere of The Middle, which began the Year of Sue and saw her finally get her braces off, finished second in the key 18-49 demo and third overall in the ratings for its time period.  Full story

ABC Announces Sixth Season Premiere September 9 2014

ABC has put out the press release for the sixth season premiere of The Middle. The show returns Wednesday, September 24 in its usual 8/7c time slot. Richard Kind (Spin City) guest stars as Dr. Niller, Sue's orthodontist.  Full story