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Hamilton blasts historic home run

Updated: July 3, 2010, 6:35 PM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- After further scientific review, Texas Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton now heads the franchise's record books for the longest home run hit in the history of Rangers Ballpark.

The estimated 468-foot blast Hamilton launched into the upper deck of the right-field porch last Sunday against Houston Astros ace Roy Oswalt will go down as a 490-foot homer, surpassing Jose Canseco's 480-foot home run in 1994, the ballpark's inaugural season.

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