Two Winners Capture Top Prizes in Popular Scratch-off Games

Home Run Riches, Cash Craze Crossword games yield $50,000 & $30,000 prizes

Our March list of top-prize scratch-off winners keeps on growing! An Alexandria, Va., resident claimed the first $50,000 top prize on the popular Home Run Riches scratch-off, and a Hyattsville man took home a $30,000 top prize on the Cash Craze Crossword game.

The out-of-state player found his lucky $5 Home Run Riches scratch-off at Triangle Beer, Wine & Convenience located at 10400 Rhode Island Avenue in Beltsville. The game went on sale Feb. 27 and offers players a cash-prize second-chance contest through My Lottery Rewards.

Enter non-winning Home Run Riches scratch-offs for the chance to win Contestant of the Game honors. The Lottery will draw one Contestant of the Game for each Baltimore Orioles regular season game. The winners receive $500 for being drawn, and an additional $500 for every home run hit by an Oriole in the winner’s assigned game. Visit for details.

For selling the top-prize scratch-off in the Home Run Riches Homgame, the lucky retailer will receive a $500 bonus from the Lottery. The Home Run Riches game still has five $50,000 top prizes remaining along with thousands of other prizes ranging from $5 to $5,000.

Our Cash Craze Crossword winner bought his ticket at Langley Park Beer & Wine located at 1401 University Boulevard in Hyattsville. The 50-year-old Prince George’s County resident found the fifth of eight top prizes in the game, which went on sale in June 2016. There are still lots of unclaimed prizes remaining, including the three top prizes. Players can also search for three $10,000 prizes and thousands of others ranging from $3 to $5,000. For selling the top-prize scratch-off in the $3 game, the retailer earns a $300 bonus from the Lottery.