Looking for an extra special gift for the Cardinals fan who has everything?
Fun Fact, players are given limited jerseys per season, so they try to get a lot of wear and tear out of them. Because of that a game used jersey is hard to come by. Add the fact that there is only 1 chest patch on each jersey to make these emblem wallets rare birds indeed.
Besides keeping your fives separate from the tens, your favorite sports buff will be bragging around the water cooler about their new emblem wallet.
Each MLB artifact is authenticated under the auspices of the MLB Authentication Program and carries a uniquely numbered hologram that allows fans to verify their item at MLB.com/authentication. MLB Authenticators witness, log, and adhere holograms to each uniform that comes out of play. Tokens acquires uniforms from the teams and a MLB Authenticator affixes an additional secure hologram to each swatch and logs the information (example shown on right). When fans enter the wallet's hologram into MLB's site, it reveals the player who wore the uniform and the date it was retired from play. FAQs:
Can I order a specific player, game or opponent?
MLB Based on player position, a fielder who played in over 40 games or a starting pitcher who had a minimum of 8 starts or a relief pitcher who had at least 25 appearances.
NHL Minimum 30 games and 10 minutes of time on ice per game.
NFL Minimum of 8 games per season and percentage of snaps - minimum 50% of snaps for linemen, 25% for receivers, defensive backs etc.
With player movement in all the leagues today a player might only spend one season with a team so consideration is given for the length of career.
All game data from sports-reference.com, which is a group of sites providing comprehensive player and team statistics.