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Short story, 7,314 words. Time travel story based around NY Yankees Chris Chambliss' historic pennant-winning homerun in the 1976 American League Championship Series. A man (Jon) who works for Sports Illuminated, a time travel agency that documents famous events in sports, travels back in time from 2006 to 1976 to document Chambliss' famous homerun. But Jon has another ...more
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Published (first published June 17th 2009)
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Christine
Dec 07, 2014 Christine rated it really liked it
The Chambliss Tapes is a short story. The year is 2006. Jon works for Sports Illuminated, a media and historical group who are slowly but surely cataloguing every major sporting event of the 20th century. They obtain exclusive video footage of these events and sell them. They obtain this footage by time travel. Going to the event and filming it themselves.
There are strict guidelines for the time travels. Such as; they are not supposed to be within so many miles of where they live; they are not
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By 2006 time travel is in use... in use by Sports Illuminated. They focus their entire business on the ability to go back in time and film sporting events both major and minor. Imagine actually seeing Abner Doubleday setting forth the rules for baseball. Wow.
A coveted job is reporter for the company for these are no ordinary reporters. They get to time-travel to see pivotal moments in all sorts of games.
Can a reporter with a hidden agenda get in to work for the company? Can he actually travel ba
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Dec 07, 2014 Danielle rated it liked it
Interesting concept for a short story. Unfortunately I found the text a little dry, and it could benefit from more stringent editing.
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Donald Capone's second novel, JUST FOLLOW ME, is now available from Pen-L Publishing. His stories have appeared in Word Riot, Weekly Reader's READ magazine, Thieves Jargon, as well as the anthologies Sudden Flash Youth; The Westchester Review 2014 & 2013; See You Next Tuesday; Skive Quarterly 6; The Ampersand volume 4; Ten Modern Short Stories 2010; and Rebellion: New Voices of Fiction, which ...more
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