Jason Varitek was extremely emotional in his retirement speech on Thursday, expressing his utmost gratitude and appreciation for the Red Sox organization.

Varitek reached out to the owners of the Red Sox during his address, telling John Henry, Larry Lucchino and Tom Werner just how much spending his entire career in Boston truly meant to the 15-year veteran.

Check out the video above to hear more from Varitek's retirement news conference.

Varitek Retirement Videos: Gratful for Support I Proud Teammate