Mariners Avoid Arbitration With Brandon League

The Mariners avoided arbitration with closer Brandon League, agreeing to a $5MM deal, tweets Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.  Matt Swartz had projected $4.2MM for the ACES client.  League will be eligible for free agency after the 2012 season.

As our arbitration tracker shows, the Mariners have Jason Vargas and Shawn Kelley remaining.