Yanks to retire ex-skipper Torre's No. 6 on Aug. 23
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The Yankees will retire former manager Joe Torre's uniform No. 6 during a ceremony on August 23, the team announced.
Torre was unanimously elected into the Hall of Fame by the Expansion Era Committee over the winter.
Torre spent 12 years (1996-2007) as manager of the Yankees, presiding over their most recent dynasty in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
The team went 1,173-767 (.605) under his watch, winning 10 division titles, six AL pennants and four World Series.
With No. 6 being retired and Derek Jeter's No. 2 sure to be retired in the future, the Yankees are out of single digit numbers.