This bat has been personally hand-signed by Jorge Posada, Tino Martinez, Chuck Knoblauch, Paul O'Neill, Jeff Nelson, Andy Pettitte, Mariano Rivera, Mel Stottlemyre, Luis Sojo, David Cone, Joe Torre, Ramiro Mendoza and Derek Jeter. It has been 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.