There were five winners in the

Daily News

Home Run Payoff contest last night.

Each winning a Phillies Gift Pack in the third inning were:

Steve Austin, Aston, Pa.

Carol Matty, Kimberton, Pa.

Barbara Forestell, Brookhaven, Pa.

Bennie Hudson, Philadelphia

Frank Jacquindo, Philadelphia

The Daily News pays $1,000 for a home run hit in the Payoff inning and $10,000 for a grand slam. Contestants whose batter fails to hit a home run receive a gift pack, which includes a variety of Phillies-related items.

This season, the Daily News has paid out $3,000.

You can hear the Home Run Payoff inning during each Phillies broadcast on WPHT (1210-AM).

Today's coupon is on Page 121. *