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Interesting article in the Times about MLB’s new authentication process.

Cosmo Lubrano, an authenticator who is a sergeant in the New York Police Department, hustled to retrieve the ball. He stuck a high-tech hologram decal on it, scanned a bar code to enter it into a computer system and turned the ball over to the Yankees.

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Written by ollie

27 April 2009 at 3:50 pm

Posted in miscellany

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