Worth noting

Worth noting

• The Mariners signed 16-year-old Dominican prospect Leurys Vargas on Friday. Vargas, who bats left-handed and throws righty, is a corner infielder listed at 6-foot-3, 210 pounds.

• Reliever Shawn Kelley was hit in the elbow by a line drive while pitching for Triple-A Tacoma on Wednesday, but Mariners manager Eric Wedge said he was playing catch on Friday and would pitch on Saturday if he felt OK. Kelley has spent the majority of the season with the Mariners.

• Kyle Seager is hitting .310 (18-for-58) with seven runs, five home runs and 21 RBIs during the first inning.