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Suppan Fails to Deliver in Clutch

Jimmy Rollins watches his HR

Milwaukee fell behind 5-0 in the third inning because starter Jeff Suppan couldn't make big pitches with two strikes or two outs, and the Brewers fell 6-2 to the Phillies, ending their 2008 season.

September and October have a way of separating the wheat from the chaff in baseball, and it sure did with the Brewers. And while not all of the pressure and responsibility should fall on the shoulders of starting pitchers, they're the ones who set the tone for their teams and in a ball game. That scenario played out again Sunday at Miller Park as Philadelphia, which has feasted on Brewers starter... Recommended Stories

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