Source: Cubs may demote Tyler Colvin

Updated: May 15, 2011, 3:13 PM ET
By Sahadev Sharma | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs are strongly considering sending struggling outfielder Tyler Colvin down to Triple-A Iowa, according to a major league source.

Colvin, who led all rookies with 20 home runs last season, is batting just .113 in 62 at-bats this season.

Manager Mike Quade admitted that the Cubs have to figure out if it's worth keeping Colvin on the major league roster if he's not going to get consistent at-bats.

"He's not going to get out of his funk with a pinch-hit ...

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