It's Nomar's night
Those participating in the ceremonies will be Garciaparra, members of his family, and members of the Red Sox ownership and front office.
This spring, Garciaparra signed a one-day contract with the Red Sox so he could retire with the team. He is now an ESPN baseball analyst.
Check out Gordon Edes' story from Nomar's retirement press conference here.
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