There were eight winners in the
Home Run Payoff contest last night. Each winning a Phillies Gift Pack during the third inning of the Phillies-Nationals game were:
Joseph White, Philadelphia
Andrew Pinkney, Philadelphia
Joseph Mazur, Plymouth Meeting
Mary Tuffy, Jenkintown
Robert Petti, Riverside, N.J.
Tom Whelan, Prospect Park
John Seaman, Philadelphia
Francis Harvey, Philadelphia
The Daily News pays $1,000 for a home run in the Payoff inning and $10,000 for a grand slam. This season, the Daily News has paid out $10,000 on six Payoff home runs. Contestants whose batters fail to hit a home run receive a gift pack.
You can hear the Payoff inning during each Phillies broadcast on WPHT (1210-AM). *