Understand the Play Types and Payouts with Examples!

Hot Numbers

With several wagers, odds of winning in Pick 3 are pretty great. You just have to choose 3 numbers from 0 - 9, then choose your play type, write the amount you are betting, mark the number of bets you are playing, and you can win up to $500 per draw. The wagers include Straight, 6-Way Wheel, 3-Way Wheel, 6-Way Box, 3-Way Box, Back Pair, Front Pair, Split Pair.

Wheel Bet

The Wheel Bet Wager requires you to bet on each combination of your Pick3 number to Wheel your Pick3 number.

The table below depicts the different ways you can play Pick 3 and how it affects your odds and prize payout potential.

Wager type Prize (for $1 bet) Odds
Straight $500 1 in 1,000
6-Way Wheel (6 individual straight wagers) $500 6 in 1,000
3-Way Wheel (3 individual straight wagers) $500 3 in 1,000
6-Way Box $83 1 in 38,792
3+1 $200 1 in 167
3-Way Box $167 1 in 333
Back Pair $50 1 in 100
Front Pair $50 1 in 100
Split Pair $50 1 in 100

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