...So Taguchi worked out with the Ichi-gun team earlier today. Taguchi is working his way back from a left hamstring injury. He told reporters that he didn't feel anything strange while swinging the bat. And while Taguchi said he felt no pain, he also said that he planned on being careful.
And it seems the team will be adding him to the active roster on the 12th, in time for the Yakult Swallows game.
...Akinobu Okada's mother, Sakayo, was in the stands for Sunday's 11-7 victory over the Chiba Lotte Marines.