Joe Torre shows class in farewell

Updated: October 4, 2010, 6:50 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Joe Torre wouldn't use the word "retirement" either before or after his final game as the manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday, a 3-1, season-ending victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks before 38,007 at Dodger Stadium. But that didn't stop the front office, the players or the fans from treating Torre like a conquering hero about to ride off into his personal sunset.

Immediately after the final out, which fittingly was recorded by reliever Hong-Chih Kuo -- more on ...

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