Chandler classifies Rafael Devers Maple CB195 bat as a “contact hitter model,” but anybody who has seen Devers go 400+ oppo knows that he’s not just looking for contact. In fact, a lot of pros with serious pop swing thinner-barreled, better-balanced bats that would probably fit into Chandler’s contact hitter category.
The truth is, baseball bats can’t be categorized according to the hitter who is supposed to swing it. Devers just likes a bat that feels light and maneuverable in his hands. You can get Rafael Devers CB195 bat, which is like a C271 with a thinner handle and flare, at the link. Measurements: 33.5 inches/31 ounces