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Baseball players with 500 home runs

Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz was congratulated by Hanley Ramirez after belting his 500th career home run.Chris O’Meara/Associated Press

Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz became the 27th player to hit 500 career home runs:

HRs
1. Barry Bonds762
2. Hank Aaron755
3. Babe Ruth714
4. x-Alex Rodriguez685
5. Willie Mays660
6. Ken Griffey Jr.630
7. Jim Thome612
8. Sammy Sosa609
9. Frank Robinson586
10. Mark McGwire583
11. Harmon Killebrew573
12. Rafael Palmeiro569
13. Reggie Jackson563
14. Manny Ramirez555
15. x-Albert Pujols555
16. Mike Schmidt548
17. Mickey Mantle536
18. Jimmie Foxx534
19. Willie McCovey521
20. Frank Thomas521
21. Ted Williams521
22. Ernie Banks512
23. Eddie Mathews512
24. Mel Ott511
25. Gary Sheffield509
26. Eddie Murray504
27. x-David Ortiz 500

Boston’s best

The top five home run hitters with the Red Sox:

HRs
1. Ted Williams521
2. Carl Yastrzemski452
3. x-David Ortiz442
4. Jim Rice382
5. Dwight Evans379

Left the yard

Baseball’s top lefthanded home run hitters:

HRs
1. Barry Bonds762
2. Babe Ruth714
3. Ken Griffey Jr.630
4. Jim Thome612
5. Rafael Palmeiro569
6. Reggie Jackson563
7. Willie McCovey521
8. Ted Williams521
9. Eddie Mathews512
10. Mel Ott511
11. x-David Ortiz500

x — active