Video: David Ortiz slugs 498th career home run

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Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz took Blue Jays right-hander Drew Hutchison way, way deep in the bottom of the third inning Wednesday night at Fenway Park for the 498th home run of Big Papi’s illustrious 19-year major league career.

Ortiz is two away from 500 career home runs and seven away from passing Eddie Murray for sole possession of 26th place on the all-time home run leaderboard.

Watch the 39-year-old inch closer to those milestones …

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