Reds manager Bryan Price said Wednesday that Aroldis Chapman (head) could throw live batting practice before the end of the team's upcoming road trip.
Jay Bruce is not in the Reds' lineup Wednesday.
Mike Leake earned his second win of the season, allowing three runs over 6 2/3 innings as the Reds defeated the Pirates 7-5 on Tuesday.
Todd Frazier went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run as the Reds defeated the Pirates on Tuesday.
Devin Mesoraco's strong start to the season continued as he went 3-for-4 with two runs batted in during Tuesday's win over the Pirates.
Joey Votto went 4-for-4 with a walk and an RBI as the Reds defeated the Pirates on Tuesday.
Billy Hamilton is not in the Reds' lineup Tuesday.
Although he struck out nine, Homer Bailey gave up four homers and five runs in five innings versus the Pirates on Monday.
Skip Schumaker (shoulder) did some throwing and hit off of a tee Monday.
Reds prospect LHP David Holmberg was hammered for six runs on six hits and a walk on Sunday for Triple-A Louisville.
Aroldis Chapman (head) threw 25 pitches off a bullpen mound Monday and reported feeling "great."
Joey Votto is batting second for a third straight game Monday night against the Pirates.
Tony Cingrani held the Rays to two runs over 6 1/3 innings in Sunday's 12-4 victory.
Devin Mesoraco blasted a three-run homer and drove in four runs in Sunday's win over the Rays.
Reds prospect left-handed pitcher Amir Garrett struck out seven batters in 5 2/3 innings for Low-A Dayton on Saturday.