Torre wore No. 6 while winning four World Series rings with the Yankees.
MLB.com shows us a picture of how the number will look on the grass at Yankee Stadium, which will be displayed along the baselines:
Now that the legendary Yankees skipper will have his No. 6 retired, that leaves just one single-digit number left for the organization before it runs out. That single-digit number is of course Derek Jeter's No. 2, which is on borrowed time.
The Yankees also had special bases prepared for Torre's day:
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