Star F Aldridge to sign with Spurs

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(AP) -- LaMarcus Aldridge got the answers he needed from the San Antonio Spurs.

And the Spurs apparently got the answer they wanted.

Ending a frantic few days of courtship - and perhaps cementing the Spurs as the preseason favorites to win yet another NBA title - Aldridge announced Saturday that he will sign with San Antonio and align with Tim Duncan and Kawhi Leonard to form what would figure to be among the league's most-formidable frontcourts.

Tigers' Cabrera out at least 6 weeks

DETROIT (AP) Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera will be sidelined with a left calf injury for at least six weeks after the Tigers placed the AL batting leader on the disabled list for the first time in his career.

The two-time AL MVP pulled up while breaking for second on an attempted hit-and-run in the fourth inning of Friday's 8-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. An MRI showed a strain of his calf muscle but no injury to his Achilles tendon. (MORE)

Strasburg exits early with side injury

WASHINGTON (AP) Seems like every bat Bryce Harper uses this season provides fireworks for the Washington Nationals.

The patriotic version he used on July 4 against Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants was no exception. (MORE)

Jankovic beats defending champ Kvitova

LONDON (AP) About an hour after flopping on her back and kicking her feet overhead to celebrate a stunning comeback against defending Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, Jelena Jankovic still was giddy.

"I cannot stop smiling. ... I was very brave at the end. You know, here I am," she said through a giggle. "Unbelievable." (MORE)

Chile tops Argentina on PKs to win Copa

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) The wait is finally over for Chile. The title drought continues for Argentina.

Goalkeeper Claudio Bravo made a save and striker Alexis Sanchez converted the winning penalty as the hosts defeated Argentina 4-1 in a shootout after a 0-0 draw in the Copa America final on Saturday, finally winning its first major tournament. (MORE)

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