SPORTS IN HOLLYWOOD: LEEPHUS' WRONG STUFF ON SILVER SCREEN?
WOODY HARRELSON will star in "Almost Perfect Game,"
which chronicles the life of former MLB P BILL LEE. The
movie will start shooting in the spring ("Access Hollywood,"
10/13). Lee, who now resides in VT, spent most of his
career with the Red Sox and wrote "The Wrong Stuff."
A NATURAL? BARRY LEVISON and producer MARK JOHNSON have
optioned for an undisclosed sum the rights to "Magic Time,"
an unpublished baseball manuscript written by W.P. KINSELLA,
the novelist "Field of Dreams" (VARIETY, 10/9).