SAN DIEGO -- The Dodgers added a shortstop to their 40-man roster Wednesday, claiming
Truinfel, 24, was optioned to triple-A Albuquerque.
Triunfel was originally signed by then-Mariners scout Bob Engle in 2006. Engle is now the Dodgers vice president of international scouting.
Triunfel was rated the 30th-best prospect in all of baseball by MLB.com in 2009.
He played his first eight major league games with the Mariners last year.