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Thought Experiment: Air Bud, with Derek Jeter Instead of a Dog

The Barktown Barons were looking at yet another losing season.

dog5
Speedy! You’re going the wrong way!

dogpoop
Roscoe! Not again!

crowdboo

 

dog3
Until Coach Fido came up with a CRAAAAAZY idea. Bringing a Derek Jeter on the field!

jeterwaving
Woof! Woof!

golden2
That’s cheating! You can’t have a Derek Jeter on the field!

 

dogreading
There’s nothing in the rule book that says a Derek Jeter can’t play baseball.

dog4
All right! Let’s play ball!

jeterhitting2
CRACK!

crowdyay

 

jeterthrow
You’re OUT!

crowdyay

 

 

He may have opposable thumbs, but it’s his heart that will keep this team together.

Coming this Fall:

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