1.06 (1.03) The winner of the game shall be that team which shall have scored, in accordance with these rules, the greater number of runs at the conclusion of a regulation game.
1.05 (1.02) The objective of each team is to win by scoring more runs than the opponent.
1.04 (5.06) When a batter becomes a runner and touches all bases legally he shall score one run for his team.
1.03 (5.05) The defensive team’s objective is to prevent offensive players from becoming runners, and to prevent their advance around the bases.
1.02 (5.04) The offensive team’s objective is to have its batter become a runner, and its runners advance.
1.01 (1.01) Baseball is a game between two teams of nine players each, under direction of a manager, played on an enclosed field in accordance with these rules, under jurisdiction of one or more umpires.