Eastbound & Down: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Feb 15
2009

Chapter 1

Series premiere. Burned out and broke, former big-league pitcher Kenny Powers returns home to North Carolina to teach PE at the local middle school he once attended. Wreaking h…

2 Feb 22
2009

Chapter 2

Kenny tries to make extra money by pitching himself as spokesman for a luxury car dealership; Kenny and his driver make an appearance at the middle school dance.

3 Mar 01
2009

Chapter 3

Stevie gets a scoop on Kenny’s possible competition when he hears of a promising young high school pitcher. Cassie wants to sell off all of Kenny’s baseball memorab…

4 Mar 08
2009

Chapter 4

Kenny attends a BBQ at April and Terrence’s house where his romantic feelings for April intensify. Later, Stevie puts together a 5

Mar 15
2009

Chapter 5

Kenny decides to give up on his dream of returning to professional baseball. Meanwhile, arrogant car dealer Ashley comes back into the picture.

6 Mar 22
2009

Chapter 6

Kenny gets an offer from a professional team and is forced to say goodbye to his family and teaching job.

About Eastbound & Down

Relief Pitcher Kenny Powers was poised to rule the Big Leagues, but two things got in his way: his fading fastball and his insufferable personality. After a spectacular career flame-out, Kenny came home to Shelby County, NC and picked up a job as a substitute gym teacher (mostly so his brother Dustin would stop threatening to kick him out). He’s spent every moment since then cashing in the last of his dying fame while plotting his inevitable comeback…one beer at a time.

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