Tim Wakefield Looks to Life After Baseball, Says Red Sox Fans Are ‘Greatest in the World’ (Video)

Dozens of former teammates, coaches and members of the Red Sox organization were on hand Friday for Tim Wakefield's retirement news conference.

Wakefield expressed his appreciation for everyone in the Red Sox organization as well as the ever loyal Boston fans.

"To Red Sox fans: You are the greatest fans in the world," Wakefield said. "I have enjoyed every minute I have played for you. I appreciate every moment we have shared over the years and I will hold each one close to my heart."

Wakefield also discussed his life after baseball and how he plans to stay in touch with the organization in some capacity.

Check out the video above for more of Wakefield on his final official day with the Red Sox.

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