This game-used bat was hand-signed by Mookie Betts vs. the Toronto Blue Jays on May 13, 2018 with the inscription "GU MOTHER'S DAY 5/13/18." It was obtained under the auspices of the MLB Authentication Program and can be verified by its numbered hologram at MLB.com. It also comes with an individually numbered, tamper-evident hologram from Fanatics Authentic. To ensure authenticity, the hologram can be reviewed online. This process helps to ensure that the product purchased is authentic and eliminates any possibility of duplication or fraud.