Kenny Powers, a former Major League Baseball player, returns to his home town of Shelby, North Carolina where he's forced to live with his brother and get a job as a middle school gym teacher.

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Eastbound & Down Season 1 Episode 1 Quotes

Sure, I've been called a xenophobe, but the truth is, I'm not. I honestly just feel that America is the best country and the other countries aren't as good. That used to be called patriotism.

Kenny Powers

Interviewer: So Kenny, how do you feel about playing for New York?
Kenny: You mean Jew York? It's fucking great.