This player-issued cap was personally hand signed by Pete Alonso during the 2019 MLB All Star Game with the inscriptions "PLAYER ISSUED; ASG 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 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.