Saratoga Rules

1-6     Solids
9- 14  Stripes
(no 7 or 15)
Run solids or stripes in order, then pocket the 8 to win.
Must contact lowest numbered ball of your suit first (lowest of either suit if table is open) or opponent receives BIH.
Cue ball fouls only.
No push out.
Calling safety when pocketing your ball is allowed.
Three foul rule in effect.
Call pocket.
8 on the break wins.
8 on the break W/foul = loss.
Head ball break only.
1 ball on top.
8 in the middle.
Solid/Stripe at ends of 4th row.
9 ball in the middle of last row.
When the table is open opposite suit combos are legal as long as lowest number ball of a suit is contacted first.
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