Sunday's lineup: Ramirez back; Soriano sits

CHICAGO -- Aramis Ramirez returns to the Chicago Cubs lineup on Sunday against the San Francisco Giants after a two-day absence. The Cubs third baseman was in the Dominican Republic tending to personal matters.

Alfonso Soriano gets the day off, as Blake DeWitt gets the start in left, his first start in the outfield. DeWitt made his first career appearance in the outfield on Thursday, when he came off the bench in a double switch. Marlon Byrd sits as well, as the hot-hitting Reed Johnson (.395/.455/.632 on the season) starts in center field. Byrd is in the midst of a 15-game hitting streak, hitting .362 during that span.

Here's the lineup against Giants ace Tim Lincecum:

1. Kosuke Fukudome, RF

2. Darwin Barney, 2B

3. Starlin Castro, SS

4. Aramis Ramirez, 3B

5. Blake DeWitt, LF

6. Reed Johnson, CF

7. Carlos Pena, 1B

8. Koyie Hill, C

9. Carlos Zambrano, P