Kyle Hendricks limited the Reds to one run in seven innings Wednesday to improve to 7-2 on the season.
Arismendy Alcantara (wrist) is aiming to return to the Cubs' starting lineup on Thursday.
Arismendy Alcantara (wrist) remained out of the Cubs' lineup Wednesday.
Cubs catching/outfield prospect Kyle Schwarber will be sent to the instructional league to improve his catching.
Jorge Soler went 2-for-3 with a walk, a double, and a solo home run as the Cubs shut out the Reds on Tuesday.
Jake Arrieta flirted with a no-hitter, losing it with one out in the eighth, but still finished off a one-hit, 13-strikeout shutout of the Reds on Tuesday.
Cubs manager Rick Renteria said Tuesday that he plans initially to only play Anthony Rizzo every other day.
Arismendy Alcantara underwent an MRI on his ailing right wrist Tuesday.
Edwin Jackson (lat) is scheduled to return to the Cubs' starting rotation on Friday.
Arismendy Alcantara is not in Tuesday's lineup against the Reds due to right wrist soreness.
Anthony Rizzo is not in Tuesday's lineup against the Reds.
Anthony Rizzo hit a walkoff homer off Pedro Villarreal in the bottom of the ninth as the Cubs beat the Reds 1-0 on Monday.
Travis Wood tossed six scoreless innings, allowing three hits, against the Reds on Monday.
Jorge Soler (paternity) is back in the Cubs' starting lineup on Monday versus the Reds.
Anthony Rizzo (back) is in the Cubs' starting lineup on Monday night against the Reds.