Score Media and Gaming Inc. announced on Tuesday that they have signed a multi-year agreement that sees them named as Major League Baseball ( MLB) sanctioned gaming operator.
Under the terms of the deal, for its mobile sports betting app, theScore Bet, the firm will be granted immediate access to official MLB data, league marks, and logos. The two parties will now work together on best-in – class activities to protect the integrity of MLB play, as part of the agreement.
John Levy, theScore’s founder and CEO, welcoming the tie-up said: “We’re thrilled to work with MLB, helping bring our fans an even deeper experience as we begin our multi-state expansion of theScore Bet.
“We know our fans are eager to watch and bet on America’s pastime, and we’ll be ready to bring them a best-in-class integrated media and betting offering when play resumes and for seasons to come.”
Kenny Gersh, Executive Vice President of MLB for Gaming & New Business Ventures, replied: “Working with theScore is another important step in offering baseball fans a variety of unique gaming options to continually engage with our sport.
“theScore is an innovative company that shares our vision for developing fandom with new, creative gaming opportunities on a variety of platforms.”