There have been many players during the 100-or-so-year history of MLB who have swung big pieces of lumber.
Babe Ruth was once said to have used a 54-ounce hickory bat. Bryce Harper has experimented with using a 36-inch, 47-ounce Marucci bat in the batting cage before games.
Countless other MLB stars have tried and sometimes succeeded in using bats that weigh more than the modern 32-ounce standard.
Here is a list of 20 players who have used big bats during their MLB careers.