Cal Ripken Jr. Steiner & MLB Authenticated Autographed Batting Helmet-Baltimore Orioles Great Cal Ripken Jr. has personally hand-signed this Black Orioles Batting Helmet. Cal Ripken, Jr. has become more than just a great baseball player; he has become a baseball legend. Ripken compiled 3,184 hits, 431 home runs, and broke Lou Gehrig's career record for the most consecutive games played 2,131 in MLB history. The Ironman ended the amazing streak at 2,632, taking himself out of a game in the fifth inning versus the New York Yankees. Cal is also a member of the 3000 hit club and Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. This Cal Ripken Jr. autograph is guaranteed authentic by Steiner Sports and includes a Steiner Sports Certificate Of Authenticity and accompanying tamper-evident Steiner Sports Hologram. This item also includes an MLB Hologram Of Authenticity. The Steiner Seal Means It's Real.