Rovers make two changes from the side that started the 1-1 draw with Ipswich Town on Saturday.
Adam Henley and Alex Baptiste both come into the starting XI, replacing Matt Kilgallon who is suspended and Craig Conway who drops to the bench.
ROVERS: Steele, Henley, Baptiste, Duffy, Olsson, Cairney, Evans, Williamson, Marshall, Gestede, Rhodes (c).
Subs: Eastwood (GK), King, Dunn, Varney, Taylor, Tunnicliffe, Conway.
BIRMINGHAM: Doyle, Eardley, Grounds, Robinson (c), Edgar, Gleeson, Donaldson, Cotterill, Arthur, Caddis, Gray.
Subs: Trueman (GK), Thomas, Novak, Packwood, Hall, Reilly, Shinnie.