Film-maker Peter Farrelly has apologised to his beloved Boston Red Sox
after preventing one of their players from claiming a New York Yankees out in a
baseball game earlier this month (JUL05).
The director, who set sports movie Fever Pitch (PERFECT CATCH) around the
Red Sox's world championship victory last year (04), was caught on camera
leaning over the team's dug out to catch a foul ball during a game with their
Unfortunately, the ball was destined to land in a Red Sox player's
Although Farrelly's team won the game, that hasn't stopped his pals from
forcing him to apologise for his actions.
His spokesman tells US magazine Sports Illustrated, "He apologises
profusely and knows he may have to make another Red Sox movie to make up for