- Enokida (left adductor) threw to a squatting catcher on July 28 for the first time since he got hurt. He threw eleven pitches to Taichi Okazaki.
- Okazaki (left wrist) caught a pitcher and squatted on July 28 for the first time since his injury. He also resumed catching the ball with just his left hand on July 27.
Source: Sanspo 7/29/2016