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Nick Punto

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SECOND BASE

WT: 190 lbs. HT: 5-9
BATS: Both THROWS: Right
BORN: Nov. 8, 1977
BIRTHPLACE: San Diego, Calif.

Went 2-for-15 (.133) in NLCS vs. Milwaukee. ... Versatile, defense-first infielder playing in his fourth postseason overall and his third straight, with the previous three coming in Minnesota. ... Appeared in 63 games for the Cardinals in 2011. ... Played 45 games at second base, eight at shortstop and seven at third base. ... Posted a career-high .809 OPS and hit .308 with a .924 OPS in September.

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SPLITS G AB R H HR RBI AVG SLG OPS
Career 1156 3237 419 794 19 262 .245 .322 .645