Phillies interim manager Rob Thomson said Schwarber (calf) "probably will not return to the lineup until Friday," Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

Schwarber is on the bench Tuesday against the Reds for a fifth straight game due to a right calf strain, and with the Phillies concluding their series in Cincinnati with a day game Wednesday, Thomson seems inclined to take a cautious approach with the slugger. Philadelphia has an off day Thursday, so Schwarber will presumably be re-evaluated early Friday before the Phillies decide on his status for the series opener with the Mets later that night. Schwarber could still be available to pinch hit Tuesday or Wednesday if needed.

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