Players bought 8,050 tickets with the winning numbers. Those players won prizes ranging from $275 to $5,000, depending on wager type.
The number of winners and total prizes for Tuesday evening’s drawing dwarfed typical Daily 4 numbers. Over the last 30 days, an average of 1,416 players won a prize each day in the midday and evening Daily 4 drawings each day. The total average prize payout for the Daily 4 game is about $690,000 per day.
There are five ways to play the Daily 4: straight, boxed, two-way, wheeled and 1-Off. Prize amounts vary based on the way a number is played, and on the order in which the winning numbers are drawn. Players may select a four-digit number, or choose an easy pick ticket. There are two Daily 4 drawings a day, seven days a week, at 12:59 p.m. and 7:29 p.m. Each play is $1.