The BEST episodes of Brockmire

Every episode of Brockmire ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Brockmire!

A famed major league baseball announcer who suffers an embarrassing and very public meltdown live on the air after discovering his beloved wife's serial infidelity decides to reclaim his career and love life in a small town a decade later.

Last Updated: 9/30/2023Network: IFCStatus: Ended
624 votes

#1 - Retaliation

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/19/2017

Brockmire's ex reappears. Forced to confront his emotions, Brockmire defaults to drinking.

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Breakout Year
556 votes

#2 - Breakout Year

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/26/2017

Brockmire attempts fame again. Jules and Charles work to make him a household name. Their efforts pay off when he gains a very unexpected fan base.

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It All Comes Down to This
489 votes

#3 - It All Comes Down to This

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 5/17/2017

Brockmire makes a decision. He must choose between staying in Morristown or returning to the major leagues.

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Kangaroo Court
659 votes

#4 - Kangaroo Court

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/12/2017

The players hold a kangaroo court that turns intense; Charles tries to figure out why Brockmire thinks he is gay.

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Old Timers Day
502 votes

#5 - Old Timers Day

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/10/2017

Brockmire attends an event honoring broadcasters. Charles attempts to impress a young lady.

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Winning Streak
740 votes

#6 - Winning Streak

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/5/2017

When the Frackers win the day after Jim gets together with Jules, the team's owner, they decide to continue their relationship with the hope that the team will continue to win.

Directors: Tim Kirkby
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Rally Cap
870 votes

#7 - Rally Cap

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/5/2017

Ten years after Major League Baseball announcer Jim Brockmire's career goes down in flames with an on-air meltdown, he's trying to start over calling the games of a small-town minor league team called the Morristown Frackers.

Directors: Tim Kirkby
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Road Trip
526 votes

#8 - Road Trip

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/3/2017

Jules has a pregnancy scare. Brockmire works out his father issues with Charles. Jules and Brockmire take a road trip to Pittsburgh.

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Opening Day
159 votes

#9 - Opening Day

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 5/22/2019

Brockmire and Gabby finally get a chance to call their first regular season MLB game for Oakland, but are confronted by protestors who are disciples of bigot Art Newlie.

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The Getaway Game
314 votes

#10 - The Getaway Game

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/25/2018

Now calling minor league games in New Orleans, Jim is up for the major leagues in Atlanta. He competes against Raj, a likable young announcer. Charles works on the podcast despite Brockmire's antics. A friend from Morristown stops by for a visit.

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251 votes

#11 - Knuckleball

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/9/2018

Jim and Uribe go on an epic bender; Charles discovers a sad truth about Brockmire; when announcing with Raj, Brockmire has a few too many drinks.

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Disabled List
158 votes

#12 - Disabled List

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/15/2019

Brockmire deals with sobriety-induced impotence and Matt's declining health. Brockmire's sponsor reminds him that he needs to find a higher power if he wants the AA program to rid him of his anxiety.

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The Long Offseason
106 votes

#13 - The Long Offseason

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 5/6/2020

Artificial intelligence threatens to take steps in its pursuit to rule the world and attempts to take over baseball. Jim and Jules must decide if they want to embolden this emerging society ruled by machines or stay with the failing status quo.

Directors: Maurice Marable
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In the Cellar
189 votes

#14 - In the Cellar

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/20/2018

Jim goes on a bender with his new nihilistic friend, Elle, who pushes him towards a new level of destruction. Brockmire ends up in the hospital again and finally takes rehab seriously. Charles approaches Jim with a new opportunity.

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Placed on Waivers
163 votes

#15 - Placed on Waivers

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/8/2019

After Gabby finds out that she is pregnant and then walks in on her wife cheating on her, Brockmire goes out of his way to be a good friend and to comfort her. She and Brockmire share their experiences of being cheated on while calling the game.

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Caught in a Rundown
203 votes

#16 - Caught in a Rundown

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/13/2018

After Jim ends up in the hospital, Charles has an intervention to stop Brockmire's destructive habits. In attendance are a rag-tag group of friends and enemies from Brockmire's past. Jim meets a dangerous new friend.

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Clubhouse Chemistry
178 votes

#17 - Clubhouse Chemistry

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/1/2019

Brockmire urges Charles to leave a toxic relationship. Charles is appalled at Gus' terrible producing skills. Brockmire is infatuated with Matt Hardesty's nurse and tries to make amends with Hardesty.

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Platoon Player
266 votes

#18 - Platoon Player

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 5/2/2018

Despite Jim's protests, Charles needs the night off for his birthday. Jim attempts to throw him a party, but things quickly get out of hand. Tensions arise when Jim shows up at Charles' birthday dinner and meets his judgmental family.

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Banned for Life
166 votes

#19 - Banned for Life

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/24/2019

Brockmire's mother, who abandoned him and his sister at a young age, comes to town and challenges his relationship with his sister.

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Retirement Ceremony
217 votes

#20 - Retirement Ceremony

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 5/16/2018

Jim faces his dysfunctional family at his father's funeral; he struggles to mend his broken relationship with his sister; Brockmire must make peace with someone from his past.

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Union Negotiations
111 votes

#21 - Union Negotiations

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/29/2020

Baseball players' union contracts are up for re-negotiation and a potential strike threatens the future of baseball altogether. Jim and Jules give it one last go and try to negotiate the terms of their potential relationship.

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Make-up Game
228 votes

#22 - Make-up Game

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/23/2018

Jules visits Jim, who gives her a tour of New Orleans; they reconnect for an evening, but have trouble figuring out the new terms of their relationship.

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The Yips
170 votes

#23 - The Yips

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/17/2019

While dealing with a case of "the yips"-a broadcaster's anxiety that makes it hard to remember the count-Brockmire faces threats from his predecessor, Matt "The Bat" Hardesty. Brockmire prays to God for the first time.

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Broadcasters Jinx
220 votes

#24 - Broadcasters Jinx

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/30/2018

Jim takes a new gig as an Atlanta major league announcer. Charles focuses on the new direction his career might take. Confronted with the truth about a legendary announcer, Jim attempts to do the right thing in the most Brockmire-way possible.

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Player to Be Named Later
169 votes

#25 - Player to Be Named Later

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/10/2019

Brockmire struggles to accept that Jules is dating his good friend. In hopes of showing Jules the "new Jim," Brockmire begrudgingly agrees to put in a good word for Jules' boyfriend for a job at MLB Network.

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