What's going on here? My mini RO's and likely a longer one somewhere agree that for money indeed it is somewhat best to make both bar points.
  White is Player 2
score: 0 pip: 158  Unlimited Game Jacoby Beaver  pip: 161 score: 0
Blue is Player 1  
XGID=aBDaBdEaceB:0:0:1:66:0:0:3:0:10 
Blue to play 66 
1.  XG Roller++  24/18(2) 13/7*(2)  eq: +0.9201 
 Player: Opponent:  70.97% (G:21.65% B:0.96%) 29.03% (G:5.10% B:0.18%)  

2.  XG Roller++  13/7*(2) 7/1*(2)  eq: +0.8917 (0.0285) 
 Player: Opponent:  68.67% (G:41.17% B:1.41%) 31.33% (G:6.65% B:0.31%)  

3.  XG Roller++  24/18 13/7*(3)  eq: +0.7970 (0.1231) 
 Player: Opponent:  67.00% (G:25.34% B:1.69%) 33.00% (G:6.85% B:0.26%)  

4.  4ply  13/7*(2) 8/2(2)  eq: +0.7371 (0.1830) 
 Player: Opponent:  64.47% (G:30.88% B:1.66%) 35.53% (G:7.76% B:0.36%)  

5.  4ply  13/7*(3) 7/1*  eq: +0.7041 (0.2160) 
 Player: Opponent:  64.53% (G:32.67% B:1.34%) 35.47% (G:8.24% B:0.40%)  

eXtreme Gammon Version: 2.10
But look here, I have a nice lead and both my short RO and XGR++ prefer attacking!
  White is Ray Fogerlund
score: 1 pip: 158  9 point match  pip: 161 score: 5
Blue is Neil Kazaross  
XGID=aBDaBdEaceB:0:0:1:66:5:1:0:9:10 
Blue to play 66 
1.  Rollout^{1}  13/7*(2) 7/1*(2)  eq: +0.8869 
 Player: Opponent:  68.80% (G:43.20% B:1.54%) 31.20% (G:7.26% B:0.37%)  Conf.: ±0.0124 (+0.8745...+0.8993)  [99.7%] Duration: 2 minutes 43 seconds 

2.  Rollout^{1}  24/18(2) 13/7*(2)  eq: +0.8530 (0.0339) 
 Player: Opponent:  70.97% (G:23.77% B:2.55%) 29.03% (G:5.33% B:0.24%)  Conf.: ±0.0205 (+0.8325...+0.8734)  [0.3%] Duration: 5 minutes 27 seconds 

3.  4ply  24/18 13/7*(3)  eq: +0.6869 (0.2000) 
 Player: Opponent:  67.41% (G:24.47% B:1.49%) 32.59% (G:6.68% B:0.25%)  

4.  4ply  13/7*(3) 7/1*  eq: +0.6361 (0.2509) 
 Player: Opponent:  64.60% (G:32.56% B:1.32%) 35.40% (G:8.38% B:0.41%)  

5.  4ply  13/7*(2) 8/2(2)  eq: +0.6020 (0.2849) 
 Player: Opponent:  64.53% (G:30.20% B:1.46%) 35.47% (G:7.80% B:0.36%)  


^{1} 1296 Games rolled with Variance Reduction. Moves: 3ply, cube decisions: XG Roller

eXtreme Gammon Version: 2.10, MET: Kazaross XG2