"It's normal for a player to play three matches and then rest for one, otherwise we could have a squad with only 13 or 14 players", he added.
Steven Gerrard's Rangers saw their 11-game unbeaten run in this year's Europa League come to a dramatic end as they threw away the lead three times in a 4-3 defeat at Spartak Moscow.
BATE nearly snatched a leveller in the third minute of added-on time, but Baha's 20-yard volley struck the post before Chelsea frantically cleared the ball away from danger and saw out the remaining seconds for their fourth successive win of the group.
Sarri said: "He played for three matches in a row".
It hasn't really gone to plan so far, with the midfielder having started no games in the Premier League.
With a busy schedule, Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri is likely to ring the changes for Thursday - though not too may with qualification within reach.
Chelsea went straight onto the front foot after the restart - presumably after some stern words from Sarri - and the visitors found the breakthrough in the 52nd minute as Giroud directed a glancing header inside the near post after meeting Emerson's cross from the left flank.
Chelsea would have liked to score another, but instead it was BATE pressing late on.
Key Stat: Ruben Loftus-Cheek (four) has scored as many goals this season than he has in all other seasons in senior football combined.
Maurizio Sarri has had Chelsea playing some exciting football this season, with his new attacking style of play.
The arrival of Sarri at west London in the summer has completely transformed the Blues.
Olivier Giroud scored the only goal as Chelsea maintained their 100% European record this season and booked their place in the knockout rounds with two games to spare.
As a result, Sarri believes it is best for him to play in Borisov and regain his rhythm.
If so it would also be divided, he said, and "our challenge will be to reconstruct their abdominal walls to close it over". The procedure and recovery are expected to cost at least $350,000 and the state government has offered to pay the bill.
The new rule comes as a so-called caravan of migrants from Central America travels north by foot through Mexico to the USA border. Trump claims he can accomplish this through an executive order, rather than with a constitutional amendment through Congress.
Au mois de mai on apprenait qu'à terme les Qataris reprendraient les actions restantes: c'est donc chose faite à présent. Ces dernières années les marques Guylain et Godiva sont respectivment passées sous pavillon sud-coréen et turc.
The estimated 114 million people who turned out to vote was within shouting distance of the 137 million who voted in 2016. Bush but liked his policies when he lost the House in 2006, and 10 times the share that disliked Barack Obama in 2013.
Thaker told The Telegraph, 'Every time a top predator is removed or added, unexpected effects trickle through the ecosystem. In order to record changes in the physiology of lizards, researchers measured hormonal stress reactivity.
Nevertheless he appealed to Republicans not "beholden" to Donald Trump to reign in any attempt to fire Mueller. One of the exceptions, Senator Susan Collins, said non-interference in the Mueller probe was "imperative".
China debuts the world's first AI news presenter
The presenter struggled to appear completely natural, said Michael Wooldridge at the University of Oxford. Xinhua News claims the presenter can "read texts as naturally as a professional news anchor" .
Matt Kuchar tied for lead at working vacation in Mexico
With his normal caddie already holding a scheduling conflict, Kuchar instead hired a local caddie to fill the void. Hickok toiled on the Mackenzie Tour in Canada, then the Web.com Tour before finally making it to the big leagues.
Pas de supporters stéphanois pour le derby — ASSE
La décision est tombée: les supporters de l'ASSE ne pourront pas se rendre officiellement à Décines, le 23 novembre pour le derby. Le club attend de recevoir la notification de cette sanction pour en connaître les motivations et décider d'un éventuel appel.
Meg Ryan And John Mellencamp Announce Their Engagement
The When Harry Met Sally actress confirmed the news a day after she was spotted in New York City, sporting a diamond ring. The You've Got Mail actress was married to Dennis Quaid from 1991-2001 whom shares 26-year-old son Jack .