Eastbound and 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, 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.
Kenny Powers is a former Major League Baseball star, who under the weight of drugs, alcohol and dope finally loses its former shape and forced to return to teach phys ed at his old middle school. Add to all this, that, Kenny still considers himself a superstar and thinks everyone should worship him and fall at his feet. At school, he meets a girl that threw a lot of years ago. She was not expecting him and was going to marry the principal where Kenny works.Read more »
In season 2 Kenny Powers heads south of the border to lick his wounds and live like an outlaw in Mexico! There he meets new love interest named by Vida â€“ the owner of a Mexican baseball team. Aslo, this season Kenny and Stevie managed to track down Kennyâ€™s father in Mexico.Read more »
Baseball player Kenny, who had to leave the sport because of their terrible nature. He is back to his hometown, works as physical education teacher at the local school. But no matter what, he still hopes to return to the big-time sports.Read more »