The Take Me Out To The Ballgame Part One: The Set-Up Man wiki last edited by Renchamp on 12/08/13 04:47AM View full history

Part 1 of the 2-part "Take Me Out to the Ball Game." A violent gambling syndicate threatens the reputation of one of New York's most revered baseball teams. Assuming the identity of a major league baseball player, Christopher Chance enters the world of illegal gambling and drugs. But impersonating a man's identity is one thing - fooling 50,000 fans and millions of TV viewers expecting him to hit a major league fastball may be another.

We still find Christopher Chance in New York City. Life is not all fun and games where Chance can catch a break and watch a game. To bring down a gambling syndicate can Chance pass an a major league baseball player?

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In this story we now see Christopher Chance still in New York and now Peter Milligan is attacking America's favorite past-time, as in baseball.  The Premise over this two issue arc is that there is a Cuban Baseball Player who was being blackmailed and instead of letting a gambling syndicate ruin his name, he has one last heroic feat before dying.  Chance now has to go undercover as a team mate and find out as much as he can.  New story arc and very accessible.  Peter Milligan is not shy to highl...

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