As the Mets head into the off season and early reports are that the Mets will be somewhere around $100M with about two thirds of that tied up among six players. Expectations are to expect things to be similar to what the last two off seasons were as far as dollars spent.
The Mets over the last two years as best as I can tell have signed 58 free agents with 48 of them being minor league contracts. From the 10 Pro contracts that the Mets have committed to in guaranteed money the yearly monetary breakdowns were $17.7M in 2012 and $8.1M in 2011 for a combined total of $25.8M.
Below is the NY Mets “Free Agent signings” Transaction History: