Baseball rules overview

OFFICIAL GAME TIMES

All full game bets are considered official when:

  • The home team is winning after 8½ innings
  • The visiting team is winning after 9 full innings
  • The game is tied after 9 full innings
  • The home team wins in the bottom of the 9th

NOTE: If the home team ties the game in the 9th inning, and the game is then suspended/postponed and not completed before 5 am the following day, then all bets are no action.

The above includes moneyline, total runs (over/under) and Run Line bets. 

 

ALL WAGERS ARE ACTION 

Unless otherwise stated, all baseball wagers - MLB, college, softball, and foreign pro leagues - are now “Action” wagers. "Listed Pitchers" is no longer being offered. This applies to sides, totals, Run Lines, team totals, first five innings and inning-by-inning props.

*all wagers have action at the confirmed price. For example, if you selected a team at +200, but due to a pitching change, their price drops to +180, your bet is still locked in at +200.

POSTPONED / SUSPENDED GAMES

All games must be completed within these time frames:

  • MLB, NCAA and Dominican Republic: By 5 AM the following day (in the time zone where the game is played)
  • International Leagues & Softball: Within 36 hours of the scheduled start time, regardless of venue.

Any market whose outcome has already been determined will have action, even if the game is suspended after that point.

DOUBLE HEADERS

MLB and LMB (Mexican League) have approved 7-inning doubleheaders to be played. With these, games are official after 7 innings of play (6½ innings if the home team is ahead). This includes moneyline, total runs (over/under) and Run Line bets. 

GAME LENGTH CHANGES

If a game is scheduled to be played as a regular 9-inning game, but prior to starting it is announced that the game will be reduced to a 7-inning game, all bets will be void on the original lines. Wagers will also be void in the reverse situation: a game scheduled for 7-innings but changed to 9-innings. In both scenarios, bets can then be placed on the new odds once posted. MLB will be making these changes for scheduling purposes.

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