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David Ortiz hits 400th home run

Updated: July 5, 2012, 7:17 AM ET
By Jimmy Durkin | Special to ESPNBoston.com

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The biggest compliment David Ortiz received for his 400th career home run might have come during the Boston Red Sox slugger's next at-bat.

As Oakland Athletics public address announcer Dick Callahan mentioned Ortiz's milestone while introducing him in the sixth inning Wednesday, the home crowd rose to give him a standing ovation.

"That was pretty cool," said Ortiz, who removed his helmet and waved to the crowd. "You're playing on the road, and you get something ...

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