UPS: Hiring, and Phillies Clinch. Pennsylvania Headlines

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM)– With the holidays approaching, UPS announced that it expects to hire thousands of people for seasonal jobs, including in the Midstate.

UPS expected to hire more than 1,960 employees in the Harrisburg area for full and part-time seasonal positions, according to a news release. They are looking to hire seasonal delivery drivers, Commercial Driver’s License drivers and package handlers.

Seasonal package handlers and driver helpers start at $21 per hour while driving jobs will start at $23 per hour..

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The National League champion Philadelphia Phillies clinched a wild-card berth, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 in 10 innings on Tuesday night on Johan Rojas’ RBI single that set off a wild celebration in the outfield.

Rojas’ single off Pirates reliever David Bednar (3-3) scored pinch-runner Cristian Pache and sent the crowd of more than 30,000 fans into a frenzy. “Phillies CLINCHED Wild Card” flashed on the scoreboard and the Phillies mobbed each other in celebration.

Jeff Hoffman (5-2) tossed a scoreless 10th for the win.  Of course, the Phillies play on Eagle 107



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