This baseball has been personally hand-signed by Ichiro Suzuki with the inscriptions "01 ROY, 01 MVP, 10x AS, 10x GG, RECORD 262 HITS." 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 individual numbered, tamper-evident hologram from Fanatics Authentic. This process helps to ensure that the product purchased is authentic and eliminates any possibility of duplication or fraud. This is a limited edition of 51.