This is one of the earliest Pujols Autographed Baseballs that you will find authenticated 4-21-2001 by MLB.com and Tristar. This is rarer than the Topps Traded Rookie Ball Signed by Albert. Have you seen one of these before? This was signed by Albert in Houston on April 21 on the day the Cardinlas defeated Houston 9-2. Albert went 0-4 in this game. This was the 17th game played in 2001 by the Cardinals.
Authenticated as follows:
Hologram number AR017842 was located in the MLB Authentication Database under BALLS.
Session Product Description: AUTOGRAPHED BASEBALLSession Name: TRI STAR SIGNING SESSION-JIM EDMONDS/ALBERT PUJOLS
Session Date: April 20, 2001
Autographer: ALBERT PUJOLS
Authenticator: AUTHENTICATORS, INC.
Additional Information: ALBERT PUJOLS
TRISTAR Authentic Autograph Record
Hologram Number 0132436
Player Name(s) Albert Pujols
Item ML Baseball
Location of Signing Private Signing
Date of Signing 4/20/01
TRISTAR Manufactured Item Yes