The master craftsman behind the best hitters in the game talks about what makes his bats so special

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Anna Davlantes, David Chandler of ‘Chandler Bats,’ and Roe Conn

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David Chandler is a master furniture maker who decided to use his unique skill set to make baseball bats safer. David’s company, Chandler Bats, makes high-end baseball bats for some of the greatest hitters in the game, Chicago Cubs Kris Bryant, Dexter Fowler, and Jorge Soler. David joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to talk about how the unique coating on his bats helped the Cubs beat the Dodgers and advance to the World Series for the first time since 1945. Plus, David brought a very special custom bat for Anna that features a hand painted rendition of the Chicago skyline.


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