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04/06/10 3:29 PM ET

Troncoso expected to return on Wednesday

Reliever left team for the birth of his daughter

PITTSBURGH -- Reliever Ramon Troncoso, who flew home for the birth of his daughter and missed Monday's opener, did not attend the club's Tuesday practice. Manager Joe Torre said that Troncoso was scheduled to return to Pittsburgh on Tuesday night and expected in uniform for Wednesday night's game against the Pirates.

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