Red Sox will Retire Wade Boggs' #26 on May 26th, 2016
Red Sox great, Wade Boggs, will have his number 26 retired on Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at Fenway Park. Fans will remember Boggs for his 3,000+ hits, .328 batting average and great fielding at 3rd base for 18 years in the MLB. His number will be retired with the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park where he spent the first 11 years of his major league career. Boggs also split the rest of his year in the American League East with the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays.
Tickets to See Wade Boggs Number Retirement Ceremony
The Red Sox will be hosting the Colorado Rockies on 5/26/2016 for Wade Boggs' number retirement ceremony. Fans can buy tickets for the game on 5/26 to see firsthand the revealing of number 26 on the Right Field wall. Tickets are on sale now for the 5/26/2016 Red Sox vs Rockies game at Fenway Park. Seats in the right field area will have a great view of the number and will create a memorable time at the game. Game time is scheduled for 7:10 pm and will be kicked off by a ceremony honoring Wade Boggs. This historic ceremony will honor Boggs and include the unveiling of the retiring of his uniform number, 26.
Red Sox vs Rockies 5/26/16 - Wade Boggs Ceremony
Boggs' number has already been retired with the Tampa Bay Rays, despite only playing 2 seasons with the Rays, then known as the Devil Rays. The number 26 is currently worn by Brock Holt of the Red Sox, however, plans are in place for Holt to switch to number 12.
Browse seats and order tickets to take part in this historic event at Fenway Park. Only 8 Red Sox players currently have had their numbers retired, Bobby Doerr (#1), Joe Cronin (#4), Johnny Pesky (#6), Carl Yastrzemski (#8), Ted Williams (#9), Jim Rice (#14), Carlton Fisk (#27) and Pedro Martinez (#45). Additionally, Jackie Robinson's #42 is retired among all MLB teams. Wade Boggs will certainly be in good company when his number is officially retired at Fenway Park in Boston this May!Red Sox vs Rockies Tickets 5/26/16: Wade Boggs Number Retirement Ceremony