Altavilla (elbow) has progressed to playing catch from 90 feet, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports. "No issues at all, his elbow feels good," manager Scott Servais said. "We'll keep stretching him out before he gets on the mound."
Zunino (ankle) started at designated hitter and went 1-for-3 with a sacrifice fly in Triple-A Tacoma's extra-inning loss to Salt Lake on Saturday before being lifted for a pinch hitter in the 10th inning.
Paxton (back) got through a 40-pitch bullpen session Saturday without setbacks and remains on target to start Tuesday against the Giants, David Gottlieb of MLB.com reports. "It felt good, everything all good," Paxton said. "I got up to 40 pitches in the bullpen, let some rip, no problems. Was able to get through my pitches, finish them off, so it was definitely good."
General manager Jerry Dipoto said Thursday that Cano (suspension) will be in the lineup "every day" upon his return, though Dee Gordon is expected to earn the bulk of playing time at second base, TJ Cotterill of The Tacoma News Tribune reports.