VIDEO: David Ortiz hits 400th homer in Red Sox uniform

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On Saturday night against the Astros (GameTracker), Red Sox DH/warrior-poet David Ortiz hit his 400th home run as a member of those same Red Sox. Let's have a look ... 

Ortiz once upon a time was a Twins cast-off, and on their watch he hit 58 home runs. So that's 458 total, which means he's still in 36th place on the all-time list (now one behind Adam Dunn). 

In hitting the quadruple shown above, Ortiz became just the third player to hit 400 or more homers as a member of the Sox. Ted Williams leads all comers with 521 homers on Boston's watch, and then there's fellow Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski with 452. 

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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