Is it legal to bet on the MLB in Illinois?
Sports betting is legal in Illinois and so is wagering on the MLB. The state approved sports wagering with the signing of SB 690 in June 2019. The bill made retail and online sports betting lawful within Illinois.
Different kinds of MLB betting in IL
Baseball is a popular sport that attracts bettors across Illinois. The sport is popular because of its competitiveness and the vast number of betting markets available to bettors. Below are the four most popular MLB betting markets that you can wager on in Illinois: