Los Angeles Teams

BBTN: Unwritten Rules, Joel Sherman, Power 10

Before speaking with Alex Rodriguez about his time spent playing with Edgar Martinez (46:07), Buster talks to Joel Sherman of the NY Post about the Angels/Astros scuffle and which teams should make aggressive pushes at the trade deadline (16:17). Plus, Hembo tells Buster why Bryce Harper isn't a bust (39:45) and Buster and Troy disagree on the Power 10 (58:51).

Benches clear after Pujols jaws with Astros' bench (0:53)
AD joins LeBron's Taco Tuesday celebration (0:43)
Angels plate 6 runs in 1st behind Pujols' bases-clearing 2B (1:12)
Heaney honors Skaggs with message on mound (0:16)
Bellinger hits 34th HR of the season in Dodgers' loss (0:27)
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WNBA bans Williams 10 games for dom. violence

The Sparks' Riquna Williams, who was charged last December on felony counts for allegedly striking an ex-girlfriend and then threatening another person with a firearm, has been suspended 10 games by the WNBA.

Kellerman laughs when Hollins says Rondo is better than CP3 (1:00)

Mike Clay ESPN Writer 

Over the past decade, only one non-QB has scored 15+ touchdowns in back-to-back NFL regular seasons: Rams RB Todd Gurley

BBTN: Mets' Woes, Pitching Market, Numbers Game

Buster talks to Jon Sciambi about the continued downward spiral of the Mets and the pitching market (10:46). Plus, he sounds off on baseball's perceived "home run problem." Marly Rivera also discusses Vlad Guerrero Jr.'s struggles and the dominance of the Dodgers (40:24). And, "The Numbers Game" with Sarah Langs (33:22).

William Weinbaum ESPN 

A day after a foul ball struck a child at Kauffman Stadium, the Royals said Mon. they'll extend safety netting — KC is the 7th team to announce such plans since a chilling nationally televised episode in Houston May 29 when a Cubs foul liner past third base injured a toddler. The White Sox installed netting to the foul poles — a first — and the Nationals to nearly the poles. The Dodgers, Pirates & Orioles said they'll lengthen netting and the Rangers unveiled extensions for their new ballpark opening in 2020. All 30 parks have netting to at least the far ends of the dugouts, but several fans have been injured since May 29 and pressure is mounting for more protection.

Calhoun goes full extension to make diving catch (0:22)
Pujols drives in 3 in Angels' win (0:58)