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TV episodes The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1  

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There are so many great episodes of Cheers in season 1, but which are your absolute favorite? This list ranks every episode of Cheers season 1 from the best to worst, with the help of your votes.

The first season of Cheers consisted of 22 episodes and made its debut on September 30, 1982. Created and produced by James Burrows and brother writers Glen and Les Charles, season 1 of Cheers was a critical darling, receiving 13 Emmy nominations in its first year of eligibility and winning five.

Which Cheers season 1 episode did you like better, "Father Knows Last" or "Any Friend of Diane's"? Vote up the best episodes from Cheers season 1 that you'd like to see at the top of the list.

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Endless Slumper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Endless Slumper Dec 02 1982 Rick Walker, a friend of Sam, seeks his advice on how to end a losing streak.

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The Spy Who Came In for a Cold... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
The Spy Who Came In for a Cold One Dec 16 1982 The bar patrons are all enthralled by the mysterious gentleman who claims to be a secret agent.

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Father Knows Last is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Father Knows Last Jan 20 1983 Carla has a secret that's about to be revealed:she's five months pregnant.

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No Contest is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
No Contest Feb 17 1983 Sam enters Diane in the "Miss Boston Barmaid" contest without telling her.

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Coach's Daughter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Coach's Daughter Oct 28 1982 Coach's daughter brings the obnoxious lout she plans to marry to meet her father.

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Pick a Con...Any Con is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Pick a Con...Any Con Feb 24 1983 Sam enlists Harry the conman to help fleece a card shark who cheated Coach out of a lot of money.

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The Tortelli Tort is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
The Tortelli Tort Oct 14 1982 Carla's fiery temper almost costs Sam the bar when she attacks an obnoxious Yankees fan.

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Let Me Count the Ways is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Let Me Count the Ways Jan 13 1983 Diane looks to her friends for comfort when her cat dies, but finds everyone too enthralled by a Celtics game to notice.

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One for the Book is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
One for the Book Dec 09 1982 While Diane keeps notes on bar conversation, a novice comes in for one final fling before entering a monastery and a World War I doughboy shows up for a very small reunion.

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Now Pitching, Sam Malone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Now Pitching, Sam Malone Jan 06 1983 Sam lets the sexy appeal of an agent and the glamour of the public spotlight lure him into being a TV pitchman.

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Someone Single, Someone Blue is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Someone Single, Someone Blue Mar 03 1983 Diane's mother turns up at Cheers with the news that Diane must marry before the next day or her mother will lose her share of Diane's father's estate.

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Showdown, Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Showdown, Part 1 Mar 24 1983 Diane's fascination with Sam's older brother brings their long simmering relationship to a boil when the sibling asks Diane to go to Paris with him.

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Give Me a Ring Sometime is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Give Me a Ring Sometime Sep 30 1982 Cheers is a small bar in Boston, MA. As owner Sam Malone opens up, a couple enter the bar. Professor Sumner Sloane and his fiance Diane Chambers are to go to Barbados to be married, but Sumner's ...more

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Sam's Women is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Sam's Women Oct 07 1982 Diane's teasing about his airhead women sends Sam looking for a date of a higher cerebral plane and an old customer insists he must see the former owner to discuss his personal problems.

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Sam at Eleven is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Sam at Eleven Oct 21 1982 Sam realizes how much he misses his former sports celebrity status when a local newscaster asks to interview him again.

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Any Friend of Diane's is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Any Friend of Diane's Nov 04 1982 Diane becomes upset when Sam hits on an old friend of hers who's on the rebound from an unhappy love affair.

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Friends, Romans, Accountants is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Friends, Romans, Accountants Nov 11 1982 Norm tries to make points with the boss by planning the annual office party at Cheers and arranging for Diane to be the old man's "date".

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Truce or Consequences is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Truce or Consequences Nov 18 1982 Diane and Carla decide to bury the hatchet over after work drinks, which lead to a startling confession from Carla about her youngest child.

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Coach Returns to Action is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Coach Returns to Action Nov 25 1982 Coach and Sam become unlikely romantic rivals for Coach's new neighbor.

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Showdown, Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Showdown, Part 2 Mar 31 1983 Diane's fascination with Sam's older brother brings their long simmering relationship to a boil when the sibling asks Diane to go to Paris with him.

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Diane's Perfect Date is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
Diane's Perfect Date Feb 10 1983 Sam and Diane dare each other to find the other's perfect date, but Sam's last minute choice doesn't quite measure up.

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The Boys in the Bar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes From Cheers Season 1
The Boys in the Bar Jan 27 1983 Cheers' regulars fear the place may become a gay hangout after an old friend of Sam's reveals his homosexuality on TV.