There were three winners in the

Daily News

Home Run Payoff contest yesterday.

Each winning a Phillies Gift Pack in the third inning of the Phillies-Orioles game were:

John Palermo, Philadelphia

Henry Davis, Media

Mark Praplaski, Chesterbrook

The Daily News pays $1,000 for a home run hit in the Payoff inning and $10,000 for a grand slam.

Contestants whose batters fail 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 $12,000. You can hear the Home Run Payoff inning during each Phillies broadcast on WPHT (1210-AM). *