Piniella sits struggling sluggers

Updated: June 1, 2010, 8:58 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

PITTSBURGH -- Cubs manager Lou Piniella's lineup on Tuesday night was reflective of his sour mood after watching another listless performance by his offense in Monday's 2-1 loss to the Pirates.

Piniella's lineup was more like a spring training lineup than what you'd expect to see on June 1.

Among the bench players for Tuesday evening were slumping stars Derrek Lee and Aramis Ramirez. In their place, Xavier Nady was playing first base and batting third and Tyler Colvin was batting fourth ...

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