The BEST Episodes of My Boys

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 18, 2019

Network: TBS

My Boys follows PJ, a twenty-something professional sportswriter who is looking for love within her world which is dominated by her group of male friends. Her tomboyish, no-nonsense approach to relationships tends to freak out potential suitors which leads her only female friend to advise her to dress and act more feminine.

Pilot

#1 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 28, 2006

PJ's love life heats up when she meets a fellow sportswriter from a rival paper, but her tomboyish attitude complicates matters.

star 7.91
98 votes
Directors: Barnet Kellman
Writers: Betsy Thomas
Rome, If You Want To

#2 - Rome, If You Want To

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Sep 10, 2007

In the first-season finale, PJ and Stephanie's trip to Italy draws nearer, as a dateless PJ mulls over which man she'll ask to join her---botanist Evan, roving reporter Thorn or baseball player Matt. Elsewhere, the gang takes in Chicago's tourist sites; and major changes come Andy's way.

star 7.85
62 votes
My Men

#3 - My Men

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 12, 2010

Mike wants to throw a birthday party for Marcia and recruits the gang to help him plan, but PJ is suddenly immersed by work. Meanwhile, Stephanie has a great career opportunity in London and Brendan has a very important decision to make.

star 7.83
176 votes
The Shirt Contest

#4 - The Shirt Contest

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 26, 2008

The boys are on pins and needles when Kenny, Mike, Brendan and Bobby decide to compete in a shirt creation contest. The stakes are high as the prize for the winner is free drinks for a month. Meanwhile, PJ is hoping to write a book about a baseball player, Andy spends long hours at his job, and Brendan wants to learn to become a bartender.

star 7.82
146 votes
Directors: Barnet Kellman
Writers: Brendan Smith
Welcome Back, Kalla Fötter

#5 - Welcome Back, Kalla Fötter

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 30, 2009

Dramas are swirling around Bobby and his impending marriage to Elsa, the Swedish nanny. Meanwhile, PJ's fling hits an obstacle with Bobby's brother; the boys compete in a mustache growing contest; and Andy welcomes a new member to his family.

star 7.73
91 votes
Directors: Betsy Thomas
Writers: Sebastian Jones
Spring Training

#6 - Spring Training

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired May 26, 2009

The gang head to Arizona to watch some spring training baseball. P.J. writes about the beginning of baseball season in order to keep all her bases loaded, but comes down with a case of writer's block. Meanwhile, Brendan has caught the eye of a player's girlfriend, and a lonely Andy remains back in Chicago.

star 7.70
94 votes
Douchebag in the City

#7 - Douchebag in the City

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Aug 27, 2007

PJ's college gal pal breezes into the Windy City from New York City with her three friends, but they prove to be a flighty, snobby crew. Worse, they seem to be heavily influenced by the “Sex and the City” gang. Meanwhile, Brendan begins to act like an egotistical jerk; and Andy tries to evade his overly friendly neighbor.

star 7.58
91 votes
Facebook the Past

#8 - Facebook the Past

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired May 12, 2009

The guys figure how to make Facebook and the internet work for them, but a romance may need to be rebooted after Bobby learns way too much information about PJ on there. Elsewhere, Mike and Brendan each try to find out as much information on a comely woman as possible, Mike by use of the internet and Brendan by use of old technology.

star 7.55
62 votes
John, Cougar, Newman Camp

#9 - John, Cougar, Newman Camp

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 7, 2008

The second season finale focuses on Bobby's wedding rehearsal. Bobby reveals his choice for a "best men" and Mike makes discoveries about Maggie. Meanwhile, PJ hopes to repair the damage between Bobby and Jack, and PJ and her boys discuss how the status quo will be upset by Bobby's marriage.

star 7.54
61 votes
Directors: Betsy Thomas
Writers: Sebastian Jones
Extreme Mike-Over

#10 - Extreme Mike-Over

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 12, 2010

Crowley's is being taken over by obnoxious college grads and the gang decides they may need to find a new bar. Meanwhile, as things between Mike and Marcia progress, we learn that he's keeping something from her.

star 7.51
178 votes
Gourmets and Confused

#11 - Gourmets and Confused

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 25, 2010

PJ, Bobby, Kenny and Stephanie go out to a nice dinner like adults. Brendan and Mike, who are not invited, decide to dress up in suits and go out on their own.

star 7.50
121 votes
Take My Work Wife... Please

#12 - Take My Work Wife... Please

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 10, 2008

Andy tries to prove a rumor is false in which he is having an affair with a coworker. Elsewhere, Bobby's family is making a disaster of the wedding plans; Kenny's winning streak when it comes to romance continues; Brendan works as a temp at a mail room; and Stephanie's new book includes references of the gang.

star 7.50
118 votes
Directors: Barnet Kellman
Writers: Courtney Lilly
The Slump

#13 - The Slump

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 5, 2006

Brendan, Kenny and Mike try to break out of their collective romantic slump by going to a pickup joint---but PJ insists on tagging along, complicating matters. Meanwhile, Stephanie presses PJ to be more feminine.

star 7.48
120 votes
Dudes Being Dudes

#14 - Dudes Being Dudes

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 17, 2008

The Chi-town boys want to throw Bobby a bachelor party, but can't decide who will be paying for it. Meanwhile, Stephanie's new book steals the headlights when she and PJ attend Elsa's shower, and PJ corners Andy into revealing information on his relationship with Jo.

star 7.47
117 votes
Directors: Arlene Sanford
Writers: Corey Nickerson
Decathlon: Part Deux

#15 - Decathlon: Part Deux

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 21, 2009

PJ and the gang are ready for their annual board-game contest, but PJ finds out that Bobby thinks she is too competitive. Elsewhere, he boys are used as Stephanie's guinea pigs for an article, which probes how men behave when women are not around.

star 7.47
64 votes
Team Chemistry

#16 - Team Chemistry

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 5, 2006

When Mike's friend Amad is introduced to the gang, PJ thinks he'd be a love match for her girly pal Stephanie. Alas, Amad thinks otherwise. Meanwhile, Mike grows jealous of Bobby and Kenny's budding friendship; and Brendan dates one of his fans.

star 7.45
123 votes
Directors: Matthew Diamond
Writers: Cindy Caponera
Mike-Fest

#17 - Mike-Fest

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 1, 2010

It's Mike's birthday and he wants a really fun surprise party. Instead, they all agree to a pub-crawl. Meanwhile, a movie producer is interested in Stephanie's book.

star 7.41
150 votes
The NTO

#18 - The NTO

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 15, 2010

PJ fears the passion in her relationship with Bobby may have fizzled. Meanwhile, the guys are trying to keep secrets from one another.

star 7.40
149 votes
Private Eyes

#19 - Private Eyes

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 7, 2009

PJ is glowing over her new romance, but discovers it is difficult in keeping it a secret. Meanwhile, Brendan works on plans for the nightclub. Now that the mustache-growing contest has ended, Mike decides he is keeping his.

star 7.38
91 votes
Directors: Rob Greenberg
Writers: Maggie Bandur
Friends of Friends

#20 - Friends of Friends

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired May 19, 2009

The gang's dynamics are stirred up when PJ forms a bond with one of Stephanie's friends. Elsewhere, Kenny and Mike make friends with a customer, a counselor which Andy can't stand. Meanwhile, Brendan deals with a new business partner who is unreliable.

star 7.35
89 votes
Madder of Degrees

#21 - Madder of Degrees

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired May 5, 2009

Spring fever hits the Windy City as springlike warmth during the middle of winter prompts PJ and Bobby to hold a picnic in the park...but a crucial life decision complicates the outing. Meanwhile, Kenny begins a new relationship, and Mike tries vainly to emulate actor Mathew McConaughey by buying a dog and a Jeep.

star 7.34
91 votes
Addition by Subtraction

#22 - Addition by Subtraction

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 25, 2010

PJ and the guys look for a replacement for Andy, while reminiscing about how they all first met.

star 7.34
123 votes
Dinner Party

#23 - Dinner Party

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 19, 2008

PJ throws a singles dinner party in hopes of finding her Mr. Right. Meanwhile. Stephanie becomes an author when she pens a relationship-themed book. Andy hires a comely nanny with an annoyingly healthy lifestyle.

star 7.33
88 votes
Directors: David Trainer
Writers: Sebastian Jones
Jack and Bobby

#24 - Jack and Bobby

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 31, 2008

The gang head to Bobby's father's ranch for Bobby's wedding. While there, tensions tighten between siblings Bobby and Jack, who woo's PJ. Meanwhile, Mike and an older woman become involved, bobby's father is flirtatious, and a kidney stone fells a member of the wedding party.

star 7.32
90 votes
Directors: Arlene Sanford
Writers: Corey Nickerson
The Estates of Hoffman

#25 - The Estates of Hoffman

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Sep 3, 2007

The gang heads to Andy's housewarming party. There, Andy panics when he learns that Meredith is pregnant. Meanwhile, PJ meets Evan, who could turn out to be a date to go to Italy with.

star 7.31
120 votes