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You might expect a guy who manages for Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer to embrace sabermetrics. OK, if not embrace sabermetrics, accept it. Or maybe even pronounce it correctly. In a somewhat humorous exchange with reporters before Tuesday's 7-6 loss to the Cardinals in St. Louis, Cubs' manager Dale Sveum was asked to rehash his decision of the previous night to attempt a sacrifice with No.... Recommended Stories