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MLB Remaking "BJ & The Bear"

by Robbie Gillies

The MLB Network will start in 2009 and they just announced their first program: A Remake of BJ And The Bear starring Torii Hunter as BJ and the Angel's rally monkey as Bear.

 
"This monkey's my best friend!"

At the Angels press conference introducing their new center fielder, Torii had this to say,

I can't wait until it jumps the shark when...hmm, I think having a monkey sidekick is pretty close to the definition of jumping shark.