'Survivor: Philippines': MLB star Jeff Kent vs. tribemate Jonathan Penner - enemies or allies?

Lisa Whelchel and returning castmembers Michael Skupin, Russell Swan and Jonathan Penner aren't the only familiar faces viewers will see on tonight's (Sept. 19) 90-minute premiere of "Survivor: Philippines." Retired Major League Baseball All-Star Jeff Kent, 44, is starting this season on Penner's Kalabaw tribe. The record-setting second baseman had a reputation in the league for his quick temper, but he seemed downright serene when we chatted with him before the game began in the Philippines. But a lot can change when you have to endure rain, hunger and exhaustion, all while trying to outwit, outlast and outplay your tribemates. "I can snap, absolutely," Kent acknowledged to us. "I'm just competitive -- that's my nature. I hate to lose. I try to do everything I can to win, when it doesn't come my way I get ticked off." But he realizes "Survivor" is a whole different ballgame. "You're dealing with people's personalities and emotions, unlike...



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