Baseball gambling rules

Baseball gambling rules

Baseball Betting Rules – Run Line, O/U, Futures and Action Wager Baseball owes much of its rich history to gambling. When Max Mercy tells slugger Rob Hobbs in The Natural that literally anything can be wagered – balls, strikes, or outs – the film is describing old-time sports books accurately. A lot has changed since the roaring 20s, but baseball betting is still fun. To make sure you get the most out of gambling on the national pastime, here is a quick breakdown of the rules that MLB odds-makers follow.