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The Best Episodes of Baskets

Every episode of Baskets ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Baskets!

Chip Baskets wants to follow his dream of being a French clown—however, reality keeps interfering. Saddled with financial difficulties and facing an impenetrable language barrier, he moves back home to Bakersfield with high hopes. There, he is forced to confront his past while working as a rodeo clown and competing with his siblings for his mother's approval and affection.

Genre:Comedy
Network:FX

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Baskets" is "Ronald Reagan Library", rated 8.3/10 from 269 user votes. It was directed by Jonathan Krisel and written by Samuel D. Hunter. "Ronald Reagan Library" aired on 2/9/2017 and is rated 0.0 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Denver".

  • Ronald Reagan Library
    8.3/10 269 votes

    #1 - Ronald Reagan Library

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2017-02-09

    Chip laments Ronald Reagan for giving up his acting career.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Samuel D. Hunter

  • Denver
    8.3/10 236 votes

    #2 - Denver

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2017-03-02

    Christine tries a Denver omelette in Denver, Colorado.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Samuel D. Hunter

  • Circus
    8.3/10 236 votes

    #3 - Circus

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2017-03-23

    Christine turns to Arby's when Chip joins the Russians.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Jonathan Krisel

  • Uncle Dad
    8.1/10 382 votes

    #4 - Uncle Dad

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2016-02-18

    As Dale attempts to make a good deal on some furniture he leaves his daughters in Chip's care.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Yard Sale
    8.1/10 228 votes

    #5 - Yard Sale

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2017-03-16

    Martha learns to haggle.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Jonathan Krisel

  • Moving On
    8.1/10 169 votes

    #6 - Moving On

    Season 4 Episode 10 - Aired 2019-08-22

    Martha removes her cast; others move on in different ways.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Fight
    8.0/10 238 votes

    #7 - Fight

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2017-02-16

    Dale's dog days are over when Chip and Christine finally return to Bakersfield.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Graham Wagner

  • Picnic
    7.9/10 329 votes

    #8 - Picnic

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2016-03-17

    Chip follows a turtle around Paris and meets Penelope.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Freaks
    7.9/10 265 votes

    #9 - Freaks

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2017-01-19

    Chip has to decide between a tarp and snacks.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Jonathan Krisel

  • Bail
    7.9/10 240 votes

    #10 - Bail

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2017-02-02

    Chip gets arrested, which interrupts Christine's water aerobics schedule.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Samuel D. Hunter

  • Funeral
    7.9/10 224 votes

    #11 - Funeral

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2017-03-09

    Someone trying to punch Logan in the face accidentally punches Cody. Chip attempts to sort it out.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Jonathan Krisel, Rachele Lynn

  • Sugar Pie
    7.8/10 309 votes

    #12 - Sugar Pie

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2016-03-10

    Chip takes a sugar pie to his book club meeting.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • New Year's Eve
    7.8/10 163 votes

    #13 - New Year's Eve

    Season 3 Episode 10 - Aired 2018-03-27

    A family game of Hungry Hungry Hippos ends in tragedy.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Samuel D. Hunter

  • Family Portrait
    7.7/10 286 votes

    #14 - Family Portrait

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2016-03-24

    Mom adjusts to her new life as a diabetic, Dale learns cacti only need to be watered once a year and Chip hits rock bottom. On the plus side, there are curly fries down there.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Reverie
    7.7/10 241 votes

    #15 - Reverie

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2017-01-26

    Chips uses the cowboy toilet.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Graham Wagner

  • Common Room Wake
    7.7/10 132 votes

    #16 - Common Room Wake

    Season 4 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-07-25

    Martha's dad falls off the roof while fixing the TV antenna.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Mrs. Baskets Goes to Sacramento
    7.7/10 127 votes

    #17 - Mrs. Baskets Goes to Sacramento

    Season 4 Episode 9 - Aired 2019-08-15

    Christine's apple pie is not allowed through security.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Easter in Bakersfield
    7.6/10 386 votes

    #18 - Easter in Bakersfield

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2016-02-11

    Family drama brews over Easter brunch in Bakersfield.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • DJ Twins
    7.6/10 335 votes

    #19 - DJ Twins

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2016-02-25

    All the free bottled water in the world can't soften the sting of rejection during an evening with the family.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Cowboys
    7.6/10 337 votes

    #20 - Cowboys

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2016-03-03

    Eddie drags Chip and Martha on a road trip to deliver some cowboy justice.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Thanksgiving
    7.6/10 180 votes

    #21 - Thanksgiving

    Season 3 Episode 6 - Aired 2018-02-27

    Martha serves tilapia for Thanksgiving.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Jonathan Krisel

  • Commercial
    7.6/10 166 votes

    #22 - Commercial

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2018-03-13

    Chip sees a homeless person in a library.

    Director: Jonathan Krisel

    Writer: Karen Kilgariff

  • Affirmations
    7.6/10 136 votes

    #23 - Affirmations

    Season 4 Episode 4 - Aired 2019-07-11

    Dale orders a cheeseburger at a Chinese restaurant.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Grandma's Day
    7.6/10 128 votes

    #24 - Grandma's Day

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2019-08-08

    Chip wants a life plan.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Strays
    7.5/10 387 votes

    #25 - Strays

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-02-04

    One of Martha's best friends is murdered and Chip comes to her aid.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A