Following is an update of the full 162-game Pittsburgh Pirates 2020 baseball season as played on PlayStation Franchise Mode under the guidance of Brian Lohr for the Herald-Standard ...

The Pittsburgh Pirates were swept by the Milwaukee Brewers and dropped 3-of-4 to the Chicago Cubs to reach the 100-loss mark.

The Pirates fall to 55-100 heading into the final week of the season and dropped to 34½ games behind the NL Central-leading Brewers.

Milwaukee (89-65) holds a 1½-game lead over the Cincinnati Reds (88-67). The Chicago Cubs (86-71) are third and St. Louis Cardinals (72-84) sit in fourth place.

Milwaukee closed the series on Sunday with a 4-1 win.

The Pirates took the lead with a single run in the top of the 10th inning Saturday, but the Brewers rallied with two runs in the bottom of the inning for the win.

Miguel Sano hit a home run and drove in three runs for the Pirates.

The Brewers pounded Pittsburgh, 20-7, in the series opener on Friday. Pittsburgh's John Ryan Murphy had three RBI.

The Pirates opened the series against the Cubs on Monday with a 5-3 win. 

Cole Tucker belted a two-run home run. Chris Stratton was the winning pitcher and Keone Kela earned the save.

Chicago won the next three games, 9-1, 4-1 and 5-4.

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