The New Tom & Jerry Show is an animated television series produced for Saturday mornings by Hanna-Barbera Productions in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television in 1975 for ABC based on the theatrical shorts and characters Tom and Jerry.
Weirdbeard has Tom and Jerry as stowaways on his pirate ship. When he finds them, he orders them to walk the plank. But since he has no real crew, he changes his mind, and makes Tom and Jerry compete for the job of cabin boy. Because whoever doesn't get the job has to walk the plank.