Baseball

All games must start on the scheduled date (local time) for bets to have action. If a game has been postponed or cancelled before its due start time then all bets are deemed no action.

For non-MLB Baseball (including Minor League Baseball) games, or MLB pre-season matches with no named pitcher, no listed pitchers and all bets are action regardless of who pitches for each team. The 8½ innings rule also applies, although in the event of a Mercy Rule being called, all bets will stand on the score at the time. For seven innings games played as part of a doubleheader the 6½ inning rule will apply.

In 2-Way markets Push rules apply, unless otherwise stated. Stakes on single bets are returned, and in multiples/parlays the selection is treated as a non-runner.

Settlement of Wagers

All settlements are based on the results and statistics provided by the relevant leagues governing body, for example - MLB (Major League Baseball).

MLB Wagers

It is the player’s responsibility to ensure they are aware of any relevant pitcher changes.

  • Listed Pitchers Must Start - A wager that specifies both starting pitchers. Any variation constitutes no action. Wagers that were placed when the named pitcher was originally listed are no action if the listed pitcher is changed, and is then re-listed back to the original pitcher.
  • No (Starting) Pitchers named - Team against Team regardless of starting pitcher. Bets are action.

Wagers placed on the named pitcher, after being re-listed, are action. Double pitching change, where a listed pitcher is changed then re-instated for betting purposes, bets will be treated as a normal pitching change.

For any suspended MLB playoff game that resumes within 72 hours of the suspension, all bets will stand and be settled after the completion of the game. If the game is not completed within 72 hours following the time of suspension, then all bets will be void unless settlement of bets is already determined.

Matches Not Played as Listed

If a match venue is changed then bets already placed will stand, providing the home team is still designated as such. If the home and away team for a listed match are reversed then bets placed based on the original listing will be void.

4½ Innings Rule

Money Line - There must be at least five full innings of play, unless the team batting second is leading after 4½ innings, for bets to stand. If the game is called, or suspended, after this point of the game is reached, then the winner is determined by the score after the last full inning (unless the team batting second scores to tie, or takes the lead in the bottom half of the inning, in which case the winner is determined by the score at the time the game is called).

Please note that suspended games do not carry over (with the exception of MLB play-off games). However, in the event of a Mercy Rule being called, all bets will stand on the score at the time.

6½ Innings Rule

Total and Run Line betting (for seven innings games) - The game must go at least seven full innings (or 6½ innings if the team batting second is ahead) for bets to have action. However, in the event of a Mercy Rule being called, all bets will stand on the score at the time. Please note that suspended games do not carry over.

8½ Innings Rule

Total and Run Line betting - The game must go at least nine full innings (or 8½ innings if the team batting second is ahead) for bets to have action. However, in the event of a Mercy Rule being called, all bets will stand on the score at the time. Please note that suspended games do not carry over (with the exception of MLB play-off games).

Pre-Game Lines

  • All pre-game bets include extra innings, unless otherwise stated.
  • Where Mercy Rule is applied, all bets will stand on score at the time.
  • Money Line: Settled as per the 4½ innings rule (see above).
  • Run Line, 3-Way Handicaps and Alternative Run Lines: Settled as per the 8 ½ innings rule (see above).
  • Game Total, Team Totals, 3-Way Totals and Alternative Game Totals: Settled as per the 8 ½ innings rule, with the exception of when a result has already been determined.
  • Most Hits, Total Hits, Team Hits: Settled as per the 8½ innings rule, with the exception of when the total has already gone over; where bets on the over will be settled as winners, and bets on the under settled as losers.
  • 4½ Innings Totals - Bets will be settled based on the score in the middle of the 5th inning (e.g. not at the bottom of the 5th), unless the Total quoted has already gone over. Where this occurs all bets will be settled as follows - over bets on quoted Total will be settled as winners, with under bets on quoted Total being settled as losers.
  • 4½ Innings Lines - Bets will be settled based on the score in the middle of the 5th inning (e.g. not at the bottom of the 5th), unless the team batting first is ahead (with any run line applied) at the start of the top of the 5th innings or score to go ahead (with any run line applied) in that inning, in which case the team batting first will be settled as the winner.
  • 3/5/7 Innings Totals - Bets will be settled based on the score after 3/5/7 full innings, unless the total quoted has already gone over quoted total. Where this occurs all bets will be settled as follows - over bets on quoted total will be settled as winners, with under bets on quoted total being settled as losers.
  • 3/5/7 Innings Line - Bets will be settled on the result after the first 3/5/7 innings of a game have been completed, unless the team batting second is already ahead (with any run line applied) at the middle of the relevant inning, or scores to go ahead (with any run line applied) in that inning, in which case the team batting second will be settled as the winner.

Pre-Game Props Including Player Props

Where Mercy Rule is applied, all bets will stand on score at the time.

  • Listed pitchers must start for bet to have action. Extra innings count, unless specified otherwise.
  • All 1st Innings Props - 1st inning must be completed for bets to have action, unless settlement of bets is already determined.
  • Double Result – Settles on the score at the end of the 5th inning plus the final score are per the 8 ½ innings rule
  • Odd/Even Markets – Settles as per the 8 ½ innings rule. In the event of a result of zero is arrived at, that shall be considered an even number for settlement purposes
  • Total Runs – Settles as per the 8 ½ innings rule with the exception of when a result has already been determined.
  • Lead After x Innings - Bets will be settled on the result after the first x innings have been completed, unless the team batting second is already ahead at the middle of the relevant inning, or scores to go ahead in that inning, in which case the team batting second will be settled as the winner.
  • First to Score/Race to x Runs - The first team to reach the required number of runs will be settled as the winner. Bets on Neither require the 8½ innings rule to apply to be settled as winners.
  • Last to Score – Settles as per the 8 ½ innings rule.
  • Team with Highest Scoring Innings - Will be settled on the single highest scoring half-inning of the game. If both teams have the same highest score then Tie will be settled as the winner (even if one team has attained this score more often than the other). 8½ innings rule also applies.
  • Extra Innings Yes/No - Will be settled as Yes if the score is tied after 9 innings (or the statutory number of innings if this is not 9), even if later innings are not played for any reason.
  • When Will Most Runs Be Scored? Settles as per the 8 ½ innings rule.
  • First HR Will Be? - Will be settled on the first HR hit in the game. Bets on “No HR” require the 8½ innings rule to apply to be settled as winners.
  • Match-ups: Most (Total) Bases*/Most Hits/Most Strikeouts - For these match-ups to have action both players must be in official starting line-up. 8½ innings rule applies, unless both players, or the player losing the match-up, have already been substituted out of the game. Both listed pitchers (at time of placing wager) must start for bets to have action.
  • Player Performance: (Total Bases*/Total Hits/Total Strikeouts/To Hit a HR/Record a Walk/Record an RBI/Score a Run). The player must be in the official starting line-up and the opposing listed pitcher (at time of placing wager) must start for bets to have action. 8½ innings rule applies, unless settlement of bets is already determined, either by the player achieving the required outcome or by being substituted out of the game without having done so.
  • *Total Bases are calculated by adding all hits a player makes as per Single = 1 Base, Double = 2, Triple = 3, Home Run = 4. Only these count.
  • Starting Pitcher Completed Innings - Pitcher must start for bets to have action. Bets will be settled based on the number of full innings that the starting pitcher pitches. Bets will be void if the game is called or suspended with the starting pitcher still in the game and not yet having reached the required number of innings.

Grand Salami (Total Runs and Away Runs vs Home Runs):

  • Grand Salami bets will be decided by the total runs scored in all games of the specific league scheduled for that day.
  • All scheduled games must go at least nine full innings (or 8½ innings if the team batting second is ahead) for bets on Grand Salami to have action, and be completed on its scheduled day (games can finish past midnight if started before).
  • For the Grand Salami bets (Total Runs and Away Runs vs Home Runs), the home team runs will be the runs scored by the teams batting second in the first inning. On rare occasions, a team batting second will not be playing at their home stadium. In these instances, the team batting second will still be considered as a home team for these bets.

In-Play

Where Mercy Rule is applied, all bets will stand on score at the time.

  • All bets are action regardless of pitching changes. Extra innings count, unless stated otherwise.
  • Money Line – Settled as per the 4½ innings rule.
  • Run Line/Alternative Handicap – Settled as per the 8 ½ innings rule
  • Game Total, Team Totals, 3-Way Totals and Alternative Game Totals - Settled as per the 8 ½ innings rule with the exception of when a result has already been determined.
  • 3-Way Handicap - Includes Handicap Tie price. Extra innings count. Subject to 8½ innings rule.
  • To Go To Extra Innings - The end of the 9th inning must be complete for bets to have action. If the score is tied after nine innings then this market will be settled as Yes, even if the extra innings are not played due to the game being called/suspended.
  • To Win Inning (Current/Next) - Top and bottom of the specified inning must be completed unless the team batting second in the specified Inning is winning when the game is called/suspended.
  • Inning Run Line (Including Alternatives) - Top and bottom of the specified innings must be completed for bets to have action, unless the team batting second in the specified Inning has already covered the run line and cannot be overtaken.
  • Inning Total (Including Alternatives) - Top and bottom of the specified innings must be completed for bets to have action, unless the Total quoted has already gone over at the time the game is called/suspended.
  • A Score in the Inning (Current/Next) - Top and bottom of the specified inning must be completed, unless settlement of bets is already determined.
  • A Score in Half Inning/Hit in Half Inning (Current/Next) - Specified half inning (top or bottom) must be completed, unless a run has already been scored/hit has already occurred when the game is called/suspended.
  • Team to have Most Hits in the Inning (Current/Next) - Top and bottom of the specified inning must be completed for bets to have action, unless the team batting second in the specified inning has most hits when game is called/suspended.
  • Total Hits in the Inning (Current/Next)/Total Runs in Inning (Current/Next) - Top and bottom of the specified inning must be completed unless settlement has already been determined.
  • Leader After 'X' Innings - Top and bottom of the specified inning must be completed for bets to have action, unless team batting second leads and cannot be overtaken at time the game is called/suspended. In the event of a Mercy Rule being applied, any uncompleted innings leader markets will be deemed to have been won by the match winner.
  • Race to Markets/Team Totals/Total Hits - 8½ innings rule applies, unless settlement of bets is already determined, or if the natural conclusion of the game would have meant the outcome of bets would be determined.
  • If a tied game is called or suspended, and the natural conclusion of a game requires a winner, then bets on the relevant Race to Quote will be made void. For example - a MLB game is called, or suspended, at 3-3 after 10 innings. In this instance, all bets on Race to 4 will be void. Race to 5/6/7 bets would be settled as ‘Neither’.
  • Team to Score Next - In the event that the game is abandoned all markets on runs already scored will stand. Bets on the next run at time the game is called/suspended will be no action.
  • Winning Margin - Subject to 8½ innings rule. Settlement includes extra innings for MLB; for non MLB where a game can end in a Tie, then that option is available. If an MLB game ends in a tie when a game is called/suspended then bets will be void.

Futures - General Rules

Series Betting

Bets are void if the statutory number of games (according to the respective governing organisations) are not completed, or are changed.

Outright, Pennant and Divisional Betting

All bets stand regardless of team relocation, team name change, and season length or playoff format.

To Win American League or National League

The teams that progress to the World Series will be deemed the winners.

Wildcard Betting

The team that progresses to the MLB Playoffs via the wild card position will be deemed the winner.

Bet Bundle

If no starting pitchers are named, bets are actioned regardless of starting pitcher changes.

Pesapallo

For settlement purposes extra innings count. If a game is postponed or cancelled before its scheduled start time then all bets on the game will be made void.

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