Alexander Canario, a Dominican professional baseball outfielder with the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball, was born on May 7, 2000. (MLB). He is currently 21 years old.
In 2016, Canario joined the Giants as an international free agent. He batted in the Dominican Summer League for the DSL Giants in 2017. 294/.391/.464 with 17 doubles, 5 home runs, and 45 RBIs (third in the league) (2nd).
He was a DSL All-Star for Baseball America. In 2019, he batted.301/.365/.539 for the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes of the Northwest League, with 38 runs (6th), 17 doubles (leading the league), 9 home runs (2nd), and 40 RBIs (3rd).
He batted.395/.435/1.000 with 7 home runs in 43 at-bats for the 2019 ACL Giants Orange in the Arizona League (8th in the league). He was named an Organization All-Star by MiLB.com, a Baseball America Short-Season All-Star by Baseball America, and a Northwest League Post-Season All-Star by Baseball America.
After the 2020 season, the Giants added him to their 40-man roster. The San Francisco Giants traded Canario and Caleb Kilian to the Chicago Cubs on July 30, 2021, in exchange for Kris Bryant.