Notre Dame vs. Oklahoma,
10/27/2012 20:00 EDT,
Score: 30 - 13
Point Spread: -12½/-105 Oklahoma
On Saturday in Game 3 of the World Series our Selection is on the Detroit Tigers. Game 906 at 8:05 eastern. Detroit fits a Never lost system here that plays on all home teams off a road loss and had 2 or less hits, vs an opponent like the Giant off a home dog win. All time in this setup In game 3 home teams that have lost the first 2 on the road have a 21-15 record. When leading a best-of-7 MLB playoff series 2-games-nil, the San Francisco Giants have a 2-0 overall series record, a 0-2 overall Game 3 record, a 1-0 Finals series record, and a 0-1 Finals Game 3 record. When trailing a best-of-7 MLB playoff series 2-games-nil, the Detroit Tigers have a 0-4 overall series record, a 3-1 overall Game 3 record, a 0-2 Finals series record, and a 1-1 Finals Game 3 record. So these stats favor the Tigers tonight. The Tigers are also a solid 7-1 at home this season when the total is 7 or less. Vogelsong for the Giants has faced A. Sanchez 3 times over the past 3 seasons and has lost 2 of those battles. Sanchez has better overall numbers vs the Giants going 3-1 with a 1.98 era. With the Tigers 11-4 as a home favorite from -125 to -150 we will back them here tonight.
On Saturday night the Blowout Side is on Oklahoma. Game 198 at 8:00 eastern. Notre Dame is a mess on offense and will have to play flawless on defense to stay in this game. Oklahoma will be the toughest team they have faced and as good as their defense is it will be tough to stop an Oklahoma team that will play fast and go no huddle. Notre Dame will have a tough time on an improving Oklahoma defense and will get buried if they start turning it over. The Sooners are 10-1 at off a win vs an non conference team winning team that is also off a win and 6-1 ats as a favorite of less than 17 vs winning teams. Now for some technical systems we not that certain home teams off back to back 40 or more points wins that allowed 10 or less in their last game have never lost the last 32+ years. Also teams like Oklahoma that are home favorites of less than 24 that scored 150 or more combined in their last 3 games are 63-25 ats. Finally road dogs of 9.5 or more off back to back wins and no covers have failed 22 of 29 times against the spread. Notre Dame has failed to cover all 4 times vs Big 12 teams if off 2 or more wins. The Sooners have held every team they have played to season low averages and coach Stoops has covered 7 of 8 vs opponents that are unbeaten if he is a favored by a touchdown or more in week 4 or later. Oklahoma is the Play tonight