At home. But the Sooners’ lone loss was as a 30-point home favorite to Iowa State. Ohio State’s loss is much better than Oklahoma’s, and I think the playoff committee will take that into account. Plus, this is a ranking for right now, and I think the Buckeyes — and particularly quarterback J.T. Barrett — are much better than they were in September. Let’s see if the Sooners still have one loss after a trip to Stillwater this weekend.
Given the lack of trustworthy late-inning options, including benched closer Ken Giles, and the fact that starter-turned-reliever Brad Peacock threw a combined total of 92 pitches in a three-day span between Games 3 and 5, Astros manager A.J. Hinch would prefer to let Verlander finish what he starts, even if it means him throwing 130 pitches. But in a National League-style game, that’s unlikely to happen, especially if the Dodgers can get a lead.
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The former No. 1 overall pick showed a flicker of life to start the season, producing five points in Colorado’s first four games, but he’s gone silent since then. Yakupov’s last point came Oct. 11. Since then he’s had two games in which the Avs limited him to less than 10 minutes.
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