Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/4/12
For a brief second, the chase for 400 was destined for Fenway Park. After going homerless for six games of the West Coast trip, David Ortiz finally ended the drought and reached the momentous milestone, launching A.J. Griffin's 89 mph fastball into the right field seats in the fourth inning of Wednesday's 3-2 loss. With the blast, Ortiz joined exclusive company in Club 400, becoming the 49th player in Major League Baseball history to hit the plateau. It moved the slugger into sole possession of 49th on the all-time list, past Andres Galarraga and Al Kaline. "I know at some...

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