ANNAPOLIS (WJZ) — The Maryland Stadium Authority is pushing to give the Orioles and the Ravens a bigger piece of sports betting.
A bill in the General Assembly would allow betting at stadiums, but only on game days.READ MORE: Maryland State Police Investigating Fatal Multiple Vehicle Crash In Baltimore County
In a letter to lawmakers, the Stadium Authority is pushing to allow betting year-round. They argue this will increase foot traffic near the stadiums and Horseshoe Casino.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 1.2K New Cases & 12 Deaths Reported Saturday
In addition to in-person wagers, they’re also pushing for a betting app.MORE NEWS: Baltimore City Receives $2M In Funding For Minority Owned Business Development