TheScore becomes MLB authorized gaming operator
Score Media and Gaming has signed a multi-year agreement to become an Authorized Gaming Operator of Major League Basebal, providing the Company with immediate access to Official MLB Data, league marks, and logos for its mobile sports betting app, theScore Bet.
“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,” said John Levy, Founder and CEO of theScore. “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.”
“Working with theScore is another important step in offering baseball fans a variety of unique gaming options to continually engage with our sport,” said Kenny Gersh, MLB Executive Vice President, Gaming & New Business Ventures. “theScore is an innovative company that shares our vision for developing fandom with new, creative gaming opportunities on a variety of platforms.”
As part of the agreement, theScore and MLB will also collaborate on best-in-class practices to protect the integrity of MLB games.