Understand the Play Types and Payouts with Examples!
You can win from $30 to $6000 on every Pick4 game by matching a variety of play types with your desired numbers and combinations. The play types includes Straight, Box, Straight/Box, Front Pair, Back Pair, Middle, Front Three, Back Three, Combo, 1-Off. After selecting the play type, you can choose your numbers, which draw you would like to join and how many draws you would like to enter.
For an extra $1 cost to your ticket, you can opt for EZ Match for a chance to win instant cash prizes. If your numbers on the ticket match the EZ Match numbers, you win the indicated prize amount.
The table below depicts the different ways you can play Pick 4 and how it affects your odds and prize payout potential.
|Match your number as:||Odds|
|Play Type: $1 Straight|
|Exact order Straight Bet||1 in 10,000|
|Play Type: $1 Box|
|4-way Box||1 in 2,500|
|6-way Box||1 in 1,667|
|12-way Box||1 in 833|
|24-way Box||1 in 417|
|Play Type: $1 Straight/Box|
|1 in 10,000 or 1 in 25,00|
|6-way Straight/Box||1 in 10,000 or 1,667|
|12-way Straight/Box||1 in 10,000 or 833|
|24-way Straight/Box||1 in 10,000 or 1 in 417|
|Play Type: $1 Front Pair|
|Exact order (first two numbers only)||1 in 100|
|Play Type: $1 Back Pair|
|Exact order (last two numbers only)||1 in 100|
|Play Type: $1 Middle Pair|
|Exact order (middle tw o numbers only)||1 in 100|
|Play Type: $1 Front 3|
|Exact order (first three numbers only)||1 in 1,000|
|Play Type: $1 Back 3|
|Exact order (last three numbers only)||1 in 1,000|
|Play Type: Combo|
|$4-$24||Chances depend on numbers selected|
|Play Type: $1 1-Off|
|Straight Match (exact order)||1 in 10,000|
|1-Off one digit (exact order)||1 in 1,250|
|1-Off two Digits (exact order)||1 in 416.67|
|1-Off three Digits (exact order)||1 in 312.5|
|1-Off four Digits (exact order)||1 in 625|
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