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Why steal against elite-armed catchers?

This is my first post (I could not find a Search function for this forum) in this forum, so please forgive me if this has already been discussed here or if I'm posting inappropriately.

 

Some of the elite-armed catchers have CS% of 50% or higher. 

Do any of you have theories as to why runners try to steal when the CS% is below the break-even point for stealing?

Thanks in advance for any answers.

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