This game-used 2nd base was used by the New York Yankees during the 1st inning of the ALCS vs. the Houston Astros on October 15, 2019. It was obtained under the auspices of the Major League Baseball Authentication Program and can be verified by its numbered hologram at MLB.com. It also comes with an individually numbered, tamper-evident hologram from Steiner Sports and a certificate of authenticity. 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.