The Yankees called up Gleyber Torres earlier this season, and it didn’t take long for the rookie to play like a star, leading to some speculation of the 21-year-old’s future.
A day later, the casting director called him and told him the filmmakers liked his look and wanted him to have a larger role in the film. They flew him to Los Angeles to make a cast of his face in order to produce the prosthetics he would wear in the movie.
It only took 45 minutes. Shepley jokes he sat in LA traffic longer than the meeting. They gave him a contract as a featured extra, which means a bigger role and bigger money. They booked him for 21 days of shooting beginning in July, quite a summer job.
The only problem was Shepley’s training camp at British Columbia was scheduled to start in August.
Pryor’s ankle was an issue during his disappointing 2017 season in Washington and the time missed this offseason may make a dominant year something of a stretch. Should Pryor’s form be strong, though, he could find a spot in a receiving corps that also has Quincy Enunwa (who is also coming off an injury), Robby Anderson and Jermaine Kearse in position for sizable roles.
Baum died at the scene, and Pennlive.com reports his sister, who was riding passenger, is still recovering from her injuries.
Records show the truck driver told police he was distracted at the time of the crash, but he blamed it on construction instead of the NFL game.
Hail to the Cheese! Kellyanne Conway discussing the NFL anthem flap on CNN wondered and the problem with the President of the U.S. and the commander of cheese, er chief, expressing that opinion is what? Freudian — er, Conwayian — slip may suggest that Trump may be campaigning for the head-coaching position in Green Bay when his White House days have concluded. While Wisconsin voted red for Trump, the state is cheesehead yellow first and QB Aaron Rodgers has already indicated he has reservations about Coach Trump’s offensive policies.