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The 39-year-old, an eight-time All-Star, returned this season but struggled through 12 games, hitting.
Monday marks the deadline for MLB teams to trim their rosters from 28 players to the standard 26.
Canó missed the 2021 season while on MLB suspension after he tested positive for a performance enhancing drug, the second positive PED test of his career.
In 2018, Canó was traded to the Mets in a blockbuster deal that included closer in exchange for the Mets sending outfielder Jay Bruce, relievers Anthony Swarzak and Gerson Bautista, and then-prospects and to Seattle.