By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – In its annual projections, USA Today Sports predicts the Pirates will win just 57 games this season.READ MORE: WATCH: Water Main Break Sends Water And Debris Shooting Into Peace, Love And Little Donuts In Strip District
According to a six-person panel, the Pirates will go 57-105 during this shortened season.READ MORE: NWS Confirms EF-0 Tornado Touches Down Along Butler And Allegheny Counties Border
“It may be worse than it looks for the Pirates, whose shortened-season .317 win percentage translates to 51-111 over 162 games. And that’s before they traded Joe Musgrove,” USA Today says.MORE NEWS: Allegheny County Artist Adds Personal Touch To Anti-Violence Mural In Homewood
The Bucs will open the 2021 season on the road on April 1 against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.