A summary of the bookmaker's rules for sports baseball
Prematch betting is done inclusive of all possible extra time (extra innings), unless otherwise stated. Exception: bets on "Total" are taken on regular time only, unless otherwise stated.
All LIVE bets are taken on regular time only, unless otherwise stated. If the bet is taken for the result including overtime, this is shown in the line(example, bets with "incl.OT"). Exceptions: "Who scores Xth point?" and "Which team wins race to X points", that are taken inclusive of all possible extra time (extra innings).
The bets on baseball can be accepted in regard of a starting pitcher - in this case the name of the starting pitcher is shown inside the brackets, after the name of the team. The team's starting pitcher - is a pitcher who, delivers the first pitch for his team in the game. If the starting pitcher is not the one mentioned in the bet, the initial bet amount is returned.
Bets can be placed on matches consisting of 7 and 9 innings. The calculation rules and any baseball bet acceptation features are considered the same for both cases.
Japanese and Korean baseball league matches can finish with a draw. This features is counted when calculating bets.
3. Bet varieties
|Result||Reading (+0.25) @1.7||Bolton (-0.25) @2.0||Explanation|
|Reading||1.7||0||Reading: Both halves win (+0 and +0.5). Bolton: Both halves lose (-0 and -0.5).|
|Bolton||0||2.0||Reading: Both halves lose (+0 и +0.5). Bolton: Both halves win (+0 and +0.5).|
|Draw||(1.7 + 1)/2 = 1.35||0.5||Reading: 1st half (0.5) wins, 2nd half is returned (+0). Bolton: 1st half (-0.5) loses, 2nd half (-0) is returned.|