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How often do the Cardinals sacrifice bunt?

The Cardinals have attempted to sacrifice bunt 90 times so far this season, fourth-most in baseball. But with the league’s best on-base percentage (.336), they also tend to put a lot of runners on base (3645, second-highest in baseball), thus affording them more opportunities to sacrifice. So how often, adjusted for base runners, do the Cardinals attempt to sacrifice?

Within the context of their league (all of the AL teams bunt less frequently than the major-league average), the Cardinals are just about average.

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