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Meet Major League Baseball's 'Authenticators'05:42

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Game 1 of the World Series gets underway Tuesday at Fenway Park in Boston. At every game, specially trained experts collect game-used bats, balls, bases and jerseys. They are the authenticators. They exist to protect MLB's fans, its history and a large money-making enterprise.

Shira Springer (@ShiraSpringer) from WBUR reports.

This segment aired on October 19, 2018.


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