New York Mets

Service time in years & days (through 2017 season).

Fred Wilpon Chairman of the Board & CEO
2002 -

  • Fred Wilpon, 2002 -
    • Fred Wilpon acquired full control of the Mets in buying out Nelson Doubleday’s 50% stake for $391M in 2002.
  • Nelson Doubleday & Fred Wilpon, 1986-2002
    • Publisher Nelson Doubleday and commercial real estate developer Fred Wilpon bought the club as equal partners for $80.75M in 1986.
  • Doubleday and Company, 1980-86
    • Doubleday and Company bought the franchise for $21.1M in 1980.
  • Charles Payson, 1975-80
    • Upon his wife’s death, Charles Payson assumed control of the Mets.
  • Joan Whitney Payson, 1962-75
    • Heiress and businesswoman Joan Whitney Payson, a minority owner in the New York Giants baseball club, paid $50,000 for rights to the NL’s 1962 expansion team in New York. Additionally, Payson paid $1.8M for players in the expansion draft.
  • Forbes magazine valued the club at $2.1 billion in April, 2018.
METS PAYROLLS
Year 25-man Opening Day 40-man Year End (rank)
2018 $150,558,844 $ ()
2017 $154,437,460 $164,660,792 (15)
2016 $135,188,085 $156,801,072 (15)
2015 $101,344,283 $109,779,018 (19)
2014 $ 84,951,365 $ 92,856,260 (21)
2013 $ 93,684,590 $ 95,128,685 (17)
2012 $ 94,508,822 $103,710,802 (11)
2011 $142,797,166 $142,244,744 (5)
2010 $126,498,096 $127,560,042 (6)
2009 $149,373,987 $142,229,759 (2)
2008 $137,793,376 $144,693,962 (3)
2007 $115,231,663 $120,927,727 (4)
2006 $101,084,963 $116,571,696 (3)
2005 $101,305,821 $103,985,823 (3)
2004 $ 96,660,970 $103,199,231 (4)
2003 $117,476,429 $116,253,927 (2)
2002 $ 94,633,593 $ 94,395,575 (6)
2001 $ 93,674,429 $ 93,125,240 (6)
2000 $ 79,800,000 $ 82,246,383 (4)
  • Opening Day payrolls include salaries and pro-rated signing bonuses for players on active roster and disabled list, as well as guaranteed salaries to be earned that season by players no longer on the roster. Deferred payments and performance or award bonuses are not included.
  • Year End payrolls compiled by Major League Baseball include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses, earned incentive bonuses, non-cash compensation, cash transactions and buyouts of unexercised options. Deferred salaries may be discounted to reflect present-day value.

Sandy Alderson Executive VP of Baseball Operations & GM
2018 - 

  • 2018 -
    • signed extension with NY Mets 12/20/17 (terms undisclosed)
  • 2 years (2016-17)
    • signed extension with NY Mets 9/23/14, with club simultaneously exercising 2015 option from previous deal
  • 4 years (2011-14), plus 2015 club option
    • hired by NY Mets as GM 10/29/10, replacing Omar Minaya
  • Oakland general manager, 1983-97
  • former GM Omar Minaya
    • 3 years (2010-12), plus 2013-14 club options
      • signed extension with NY Mets 10/2/08 – about $1M annually
      • fired by Mets 10/4/10
    • 5 years/about $4M (2005-09)
      • hired by NY Mets 9/04
  • Senior VP, Baseball Operations & Assistant GM John Ricco
  • VP, International & Amateur Scouting Tom Tanous
  • Special Assistant to the GM JP Ricciardi
  • Special Assistant to the GM Omar Minaya
  • Director, Player Development Ian Levin

Mickey Callaway Manager
3 years (2018-20), plus 2021 option

  • 3 years (2018-20), plus 2021 option
    • hired as manager by NY Mets 10/23/17
  • Cleveland, 2013-17
    • pitching coach
  • former manager Terry Collins (2011-17)
    • 2 years/about $3M (2016-17)
      • signed extension with NY Mets 11/3/15
      • resigned as manager 10/2/17 and will serve as Special Assistant to the General Manager
    • 2 years (2014-15)
      • signed extension with NY Mets 9/30/13
    • 2 years (2011-12), plus 2013 club option
      • hired as manager by NY Mets 11/21/10
      • NY Mets exercised 2013 option 9/27/11
  • former manager Jerry Manuel (2008-10)
    • 1 year (2008)
      • promoted to manager on interim basis by NY Mets 6/17/08
    • 2 years/about $1.5M (2009-10), plus 2011 club option
      • signed extension with Mets as permanent manager 10/3/08
      • fired by Mets 10/4/10

 

Yoenis Cespedes lf
4 years/$110M (2017-20)

  • 4 years/$110M (2017-20)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/30/16
    • 17:$22.5M, 18:$29M, 19:$29M, 20:$29.5M
    • full no-trade protection
    • matches Alex Rodriguez at $27.5M average annual value, second-largest AAV ever for position player behind Miguel Cabrera’s $29.2M
  • 3 years/$75M (2016-18)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/26/16
    • $10M signing bonus
    • 16:$17.5M, 17:$23.75M, 18:$23.75M
    • Cespedes may opt out of contract after 2016 season
    • full no-trade protection
    • Cespedes exercised right to opt out of contract 11/2/16
    • NY Mets made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 4 years/$36M (2012-15)
    • signed by Oakland as a free agent from Cuba (via the Dominican Republic) 2/13/12
    • 12:$6.5M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$10.5M, 15:$10.5M
    • free agent after 2015 season (club must release Cespedes and may not make him a one-year qualifying offer in order to receive draft-pick compensation if he signs elsewhere)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for All-Star selection
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Oakland 7/31/14 (Lester/Gomes deal) (A’s pay $0.65M remaining on Cespedes’ 2014 salary, and Red Sox cover $1.8M portion of Lester’s 2014 salary.)
    • acquired by Detroit in trade from Boston 12/11/14
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Detroit 7/31/15 with $3,729,508 remaining on contract
    • Cespedes and NY Mets agreed to drop clause requiring release 9/15
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen / Roc Nation (previously Adam Katz)
  • ML service: 6.000

Adrian Gonzalez 1b
7 years/$154M (2012-18)

  • 7 years/$154M (2012-18)
    • signed extension with Boston 4/15/11
    • $6M signing bonus
    • 12-16: $21M annually, 17-18:$21.5M annually
    • partial no-trade clause allowing Gonzalez to block deals to two clubs
    • award bonuses, including $0.1M for Gold Glove
    • acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Boston 8/25/12 (Red Sox paid Dodgers $11.7M in the deal)
    • earned full no-trade protection as 10-and-5 player after 8/17
    • acquired by Atlanta in trade from LA Dodgers 12/16/17
    • DFA by Atlanta 12/16/17, released 12/18/17
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/14/18 (Mets pay Major League minimum salary of $545,000 for 2018)
  • 4 years/$9.5M (2007-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with San Diego 4/07, replacing 1 year/$0.3805M contract renewed 3/07
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$0.5M, 08:$0.75M, 09:$3M, 10:$4.75M, 11:$5.5M club option (no buyout)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 for Gold Glove, $25,000 for All Star
    • 2008 All-Star selection increased 2011 option to $5.6M
    • 2009 All-Star selection increased 2011 option to $5.8M
    • San Diego exercised 2011 option at $6.2M 11/1/10
    • 2011 salary increased $0.1M to $6.3M for 4th in ’10 MVP vote
    • acquired by Boston in trade from San Diego 12/6/10
  • 1 year/$0.3275M (2006)
    • acquired by San Diego in trade from Texas 1/06
    • signed by San Diego 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005)
    • re-signed by Texas 2/05 (split contract, $76,400 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2004)
    • signed by Texas 2/04 (split contract, $14,000 in minors)
  • acquired by Texas in trade from Florida 7/03 (UUrbina deal)
  • drafted by Florida 2000 (1-1) (Eastlake HS, Chula Vista, Calif.)
  • $3M signing bonus
  • agent: John Boggs
  • ML service: 12.108

David Wright 3b
8 years/$138M (2013-2020)

  • 8 years/$138M (2013-20)
    • signed extension with NY Mets 12/12, replacing 2013 option
    • 13:$11M, 14:$20M, 15:$20M, 16:$20M, 17:$20M, 18:$20M, 19:$15M, 20:$12M
    • Wright to defer $15.5M ($3M in 2013 and $2.5M annually in 2014-18), reducing present-day value at signing to $134,015,678 
    • award bonuses: $0.5M for MVP ($1M for second MVP, $1.5M for third MVP). $0.2M for finishing 2nd-5th finish in MVP vote. $0.1M each for Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, Hank Aaron Award, All-Star, most All-Star votes in league, Player of Year from Baseball America, AP or The Sporting News.
    • Wright to donate $1.38M to Mets charity over life of contract
  • 6 years/$55M (2007-12), plus 2013 club option
    • signed extension with NY Mets 8/06
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$1M, 08:$5M, 09:$7.5M, 10:$10M, 11:$14M, 12:$15M,
      13:$16M club option ($1M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, All Star selection
    • if traded, Wright may void 2013 club option
    • NY Mets exercised 2013 option 10/30/12
  • 1 year/$0.374M (2006)
    • renewed by NY Mets 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.3225M (2005)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/05
  • drafted by NY Mets 2001 (1s-38) (Hickory HS, Chesapeake, Va.)
  • $0.96M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 13.075

Devin Mesoraco c
4 years/$28M (2015-18)

  • 4 years/$28M (2015-18)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 1/26/15 (avoided arbitration, $3.6M-$2.45M)
    • $0.5M signing bonus
    • 15:$2.4M, 16:$4.9M, 17:$7.2M, 18:$13M
    • performance escalators: 2018 salary increases $0.4M each for 502 plate appearances in any season, 2015-17
    • award escalators (capped at $0.8M): 2018 salary increases $0.15M each for All Star or Gold Glove or Silver Slugger, $0.2M each for top five finish in MVP vote, $0.15M each for 6-10 in MVP vote, $0.1M each for 11-15 in MVP vote, $50,000 each for 16-20 in MVP vote
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Cincinnati 5/8/18, with Reds paying Mets $5,788,978 as part of the deal to account for difference in remaining 2018 salaries between Mesoraco and Matt Harvey
  • 1 year/$0.525M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4975M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 9/1/11
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (1-15) (Punxsutawney HS, Pa.)
  • signed 6/22/07, $1.4M signing bonus
  • agent: Hank Sargent, Jet Sports
  • ML service: 6.028

Jay Bruce rf
3 years/$39M (2018-20)

  • 3 years/$39M (2018-20)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/18
    • $3M signing bonus ($1.5M in 2019, $1.5M in 2020)
    • 18:$10M, 19:$13M, 20:$13M
    • limited no-trade protection: may block deals to 5 clubs annually
  • 6 years/$51M (2011-16), plus 2017 club option
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 12/10/10 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.25M signing bonus
    • 11:$2.75M, 12:$5M, 13:$7.5M, 14:$10M, 15:$12M, 16:$12.5M, 17:$13M club option ($1M buyout)
    • limited no-trade clause (may block deals to 8 clubs, with no-trade list as of 12/15 consisting of Arizona, Boston, Cleveland, Miami, Minnesota, NY Yankees, Oakland and Tampa Bay)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Cincinnati 8/1/16 with $5,234,973 remaining on contract
    • award bonuses
    • NY Mets exercised 2017 option 11/2/16
    • acquired by Cleveland in trade from NY Mets 8/10/17, with Indians responsible for $3,765,027 in remaining 2017 salary
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/10
  • 1 year/$0.4175M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 2/21/09
  • 1 year (2008)
    • re-signed 12/5/07 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 5/27/08
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2005 (1-12) (West Brook HS, Beaumont, Texas)
  • $1.8M signing bonus
  • agent: Sosnick Cobbe & Karon
  • ML service: 9.125

A.J. Ramos rhp
1 year/$9.225M (2018)

  • 1 year/$9.225M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$6.55M (2017)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonus: $25,000 for All-Star
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Miami 7/28/17 (due $2,326,502 in remaining 2017 salary)
  • 1 year/$3.4M (2016)
    • re-signed by Miami 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2015)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/1/14
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013)
    • re-signed by Miami 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Miami 9/4/12
  • drafted by Florida 2009 (21-638) (Texas Tech)
  • agent: Sports One Management
  • ML service: 5.030

Asdrubal Cabrera 2b-ss
2 years/$18.5M (2016-17), plus 2018 option

  • 2 years/$18.5M (2016-17), plus 2018 option
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/11/15
    • 16:$8.25M, 17:$8.25M, 18:$8.25M club option ($2M buyout)
    • NY Mets exercised 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$7.5M (2015)
    • signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 12/31/14
  • 2 years/$16.5M (2013-14)
    • signed extension with Cleveland 4/4/12
    • 13:$6.5M, 14:$10M
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Cleveland 7/31/14, with Indians covering remaining 2014 salary
  • 1 year/$4.55M (2012)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 2/10/12 (avoided arbitration, $5.2M-$3.75M)
  • 1 year/$2.025M (2011)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 1/17/11 (avoided arbitration)
    • award bonuses, including $50,000 for Silver Slugger
  • 1 year/$0.4446M (2010)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10
  • 1 year/$0.4167M (2009)
    • re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/09 ($194,500 in minors)
  • 1 year/$0.3933M (2008)
    • re-signed 2/28/08 (split contract, $68,000 in minors)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • contract purchased by Cleveland 8/7/07
  • acquired by Cleveland in trade from Seattle 7/06
  • signed by Seattle 2002 as amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Alan Nero, Octagon
  • ML service: 10.027

Todd Frazier 3b
2 years/$17M (2018-19)

  • 2 years (2018-19)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/6/18
    • 18:$8M, 19:$9M
    • assignment bonus: $0.5M if traded
  • 1 year/$12M (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/18/17
  • 2 years/$12M (2015-16)
    • signed extension with Cincinnati 2/8/15 (avoided arbitration, $5.7M-$3.9M)
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 15:$3M, 16:$7.5M
    • acquired by Chicago White Sox in trade from Cincinnati 12/16/15
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2014)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.5275M (2013)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati 3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • contract purchased by Cincinnati 11/19/10
  • drafted by Cincinnati 2007 (1s-34) (Rutgers)
  • signed 7/07, $0.825M signing bonus
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 6.071

Jeurys Familia rhp
1 year/$7.925M (2018)

  • 1 year/$7.925M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$7.425M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • suspended 15 games 3/29/17 (violation of domestic violence policy)
  • 1 year/$4.1M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/3/16 (avoided arbitration, $4.8M-$3.3M)
  • 1 year/$523,925 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year/$502,550 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year/$491,750 (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • signed by NY Mets 7/13/07 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 5.023

Jacob deGrom rhp
1 year/$7.4M (2018)

  • 1 year/$7.4M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.05M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 175, 200 innings
  • 1 year/$0.607M (2016)
    • renewed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$556,875 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • drafted by NY Mets 2010 (9-272) (Stetson)
  • $95,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 3.139

Jerry Blevins lhp
1 year/$6.5M (2017), plus 2018 option

  • 1 year/$6.5M (2017), plus 2018 option
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/8/17
    • 17:$5.5M, 18:$7M club option ($1M buyout)
    • may earn additional $1M in performance bonuses
    • NY Mets exercised 2018 option 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$4M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/15/15
    • performance bonuses based on relief appearances: $0.15M each for 40, 45 appearances.  $0.2M for 50.  $0.25M each for 55, 60
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2015)
    • won in arbitration with Washington 2/11/15 ($2.4M-$2.2M)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Washington 3/30/15
  • 1 year/$1.675M (2014)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Oakland 12/11/13
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2012)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/12
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/11
    • DFA by Oakland 5/23/11, 7/19/11, 8/2/11, 8/28/11 (optional assignments)
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2010)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • re-signed by Oakland 2/18/09
  • 1 year (2008)
  • 1 year (2007)
    • acquired by Oakland in trade from Chicago Cubs 7/16/07
    • contract purchased by Oakland 9/15/07
  • drafted by Chicago Cubs 2004 (17-156) (Dayton)
  • agent: Bobby Barad
  • ML service: 8.081

Juan Lagares cf
5 years/$23,553,696 (2015-19), plus 2020 option

  • 5 years/$23,553,696 (2015-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed extension with NY Mets 4/2/15, expanding one-year contract signed 3/5/15
    • 15:$528,696, 16:$2.5M, 17:$4.5M, 18:$6.5M, 19:$9M, 20:$9.5M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 2014 Gold Glove
  • 1 year/$506,636 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • signed by NY Mets 5/5/06 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 4.160

Jason Vargas lhp
2 years/$16M (2018-19), plus 2020 option

  • 2 years/$16M (2018-19), plus 2020 club option
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/18/18
    • 18:$6M, 19:$8M, 20:$8M club option ($2M buyout)
    • annual performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 160, 170, 180, 190, 200, 210 innings pitched
    • assignment bonus: $0.25M with trade
  • 4 years/$32M (2014-17)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/21/13
    • 14:$7M, 15:$8.5M, 16:$8.5M, 17:$8M
  • 1 year/$8.5M (2013)
    • signed by LA Angels 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$4.85M (2012)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by LA Angels in trade from Seattle 12/19/12
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2011)
    • re-signed by Seattle 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2010)
    • re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009)
    • acquired by Seattle in three-way trade from NY Mets 12/10/08
    • signed by Seattle 2/27/09
  • 1 year/$0.394M (2008)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/08
  • 1 year (2007)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/07
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006)
    • re-signed by Florida 3/06
    • split contract paying $155,505 in minors
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Florida 11/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • contract purchased by Florida 7/05
  • drafted by Florida 2004 (2-68) (Long Beach State)
  • $0.525M signing bonus
  • agent: Nez Balelo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 10.114

Anthony Swarzak rhp
2 years/$14M (2018-19)

  • 2 years (2018-19)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/15/17
    • $1M signing bonus
    • 18:$5M, 19:$8M
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox 1/20/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.9M in majors
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
    • acquired by Milwaukee in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/26/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 2/5/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Yankees 6/7/16
    • refused assignment, elected free agency 10/5/16
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2015)
    • signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/15/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.9M in performance bonuses)
    • may earn additional $0.35M in performance bonuses
    • DFA by Cleveland 5/9/15, sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/15
  • 1 year/$0.935M (2014)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 11/25/14
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2013)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13
  • 1 year/$0.4875M (2012)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/7/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by Minnesota 11/19/08
    • re-signed by Minnesota 3/8/09
  • drafted by Minnesota 2004 (2-61) (Nova HS, Ft. Lauderdale)
  • $0.575M signing bonus
  • agent: Jet Sports
  • ML service: 6.024

Travis d’Arnaud c
1 year/$3.475M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3.475M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.875M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$542,604 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$525,424 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year/$501,560 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Toronto 11/18/11
    • re-signed by Toronto 3/12
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Toronto 12/17/12
  • acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 12/16/09
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2007 (1s-37) (Lakewood HS, Calif.)
  • $832,500 signing bonus
  • agent: Wasserman Media Group
  • ML service: 4.044

Wilmer Flores ss
1 year/$3.4M (2018)

  • 1 year/$3.4M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.2M (2017)
    • won arbitration with NY Mets 2/4/17 ($2.2M-$1.8M)
  • 1 year/$526,014 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$513,543 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/18/11
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/12
  • signed by NY Mets 8/07 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $0.75M signing bonus
  • agent: McNamara Baseball Group
  • ML service: 4.003

Noah Syndergaard rhp
1 year/$2.975M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2.975M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.6055M (2017)
    • renewed by NY Mets 3/2/17
  • 1 year/$535,375 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Toronto 12/17/12
  • drafted by Toronto 2010 (1s-38) (Legacy HS, Mansfield, Texas)
  • $0.6M signing bonus
  • agent: Brodie Van Wagenen, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 2.149

Jose Reyes ss
1 year/$2M (2018)

  • 1 year/$2M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/25/18
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016), plus 2017 club option
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 6/25/16 (minor-league contract)
    • 16:$0.5075M in majors, 17: club option at Major League minimum
    • NY Mets exercised 2017 club option 11/2/16
  • 6 years/$106M (2012-17), plus 2018 option
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 12/5/11
    • 12:$10M, 13:$10M, 14:$16M, 15:$22M, 16:$22M, 17:$22M, 18:$22M club option ($4M buyout)
    • award bonuses: $50,000 each for Gold Glove, All-Star. $0.1M for Silver Slugger. $0.25M for LCS MVP. $0.5M for MVP. $1M for WS MVP
    • perks: suite at home and on road
    • Reyes to donate $176,666 annually to charity
    • deal does not include no-trade protection
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Miami 11/13/12
    • acquired by Colorado in trade from Toronto 7/27/15 (Rockies to pay remaining $56,295,081 on Reyes’ contract: $8,295,081 in 2015, $44M in 2016-17 salaries and $4M buyout)
    • placed on restricted list 2/23/16 (59-game suspension for violation of MLB domestic violence policy)
    • DFA by Colorado 6/15/16 ($39,103,825 remaining on contract)
    • released by Colorado 6/23/16
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 6/25/16 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 7/5/16
  • 4 years/$23.25M (2007-10), plus 2011 club option
    • signed extension with NY Mets 8/06
    • $1.5M signing bonus
    • 07:$2.5M, 08:$4M, 09:$5.75M, 10:$9M,
      11:$11M club option ($0.5M buyout)
    • award bonus: $50,000 for All Star selection
  • 1 year/$0.4015M (2006)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/06
  • 1 year/$0.332M (2005)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.3075M (2004)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3 /04
  • signed by NY Mets 8/99 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $20,000 signing bonus
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 14.052

Zack Wheeler rhp
1 year/$1.9M (2018)

  • 1 year/$1.9M (2018)
    • won arbitration with NY Mets 2/8/18 ($1.9M-$1.5M)
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/11/17 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$546,250 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$546,250 (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year/$512,375 (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract purchased by NY Mets 11/20/12
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
  • acquired by NY Mets in trade from San Francisco 7/28/11 (Beltran deal)
  • drafted by San Francisco 2009 (1-6) (East Paulding HS, Dallas, Ga.)
  • signed 8/17/09, $3.3M signing bonus
  • agents: Al Goetz
  • ML service: 4.098

Hansel Robles rhp
1 year/$0.9M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.9M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$553,125 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5165M (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/14
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/12
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/13
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 11/23/13
  • signed by NY Mets 8/21/08 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: TLA Worldwide
  • ML service: 2.129

Michael Conforto of
1 year/$605,094 (2018)

  • 1 year/$605,094 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year/$554,904 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$517,246 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 7/24/15
  • drafted by NY Mets 2014 (1-10) (Oregon State)
  • $2.9708M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • agent: Boras Corp.
  • ML service: 2.043

Steven Matz lhp
1 year/$0.577M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.577M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year/$562,250 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$515,750 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/13
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • drafted by NY Mets 2009 (2-72) (Melville HS, East Setauket, NY)
  • $0.895M signing bonus
  • agent: Icon Sports
  • ML service: 2.099

Seth Lugo rhp
1 year$0.564M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.564M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year/$0.5435M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/15
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • drafted by NY Mets 2011 (34-1,032) (Centenary)
  • agent: Double Diamond Sports
  • ML service: 1.082

Robert Gsellman rhp
1 year/$562,375 (2018)

  • 1 year/$562,375 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year/$541,750 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/15
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • drafted by NY Mets 2011 (13-402) (Westchester HS, Los Angeles)
  • ML service: 1.042

Rafael Montero rhp
1 year/$558,025 (2018)

  • 1 year/$558,025 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year/$0.5414M (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year/$0.511M (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/14/14
  • signed by NY Mets 2011 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 2.068

Kevin Plawecki c
1 year/$557,471 (2018)

  • 1 year/$557,471 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year/$511,360 (2016)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/21/15
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (1s-35) (Purdue)
  • $1.4M signing bonus ($1.4674M slot)
  • agent: Lagardere Group
  • ML service: 1.167

T.J. Rivera 2b
1 year/$556,071 (2018)

  • 1 year/$556,071 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year/$539,958 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/10/16
  • signed by NY Mets as an amateur free agent 6/12/11 (Troy)
  • ML service: 1.054

Brandon Nimmo of
1 year/$555,968 (2018)

  • 1 year/$555,968 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year/$536,240 (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/15
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/4/16
  • drafted by NY Mets 2011 (1-13) (Cheyenne East HS, Wyo.)
  • $2.1M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 1.042

Paul Sewald rhp
1 year/$553,250 (2018)

  • 1 year/$553,250 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/8/17d
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (10-320) (San Diego)
  • $1,000 signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.160

Amed Rosario ss
1 year/$548,940 (2018)

  • 1 year/$548,940 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/18/16
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • signed by NY Mets 7/2/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $1.75M signing bonus (club record for international amateur player)
  • ML service: 0.062

Jacob Rhame rhp
1 year/$545,650 (2018)

  • 1 year/$545,650 (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by LA Dodgers 11/18/16
    • re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from LA Dodgers 8/20/17
  • drafted by LA Dodgers 2013 (6-184) (Grayson County CC, Texas)
  • $0.3M signing bonus ($0.2293M slot)
  • ML service: 0.030

Phillip Evans 3b-2b
1 year/$0.555M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.555M (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 11/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 3/26/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/11/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 10/25/17
  • drafted by NY Mets 2011 (15-462) (La Costa Canyon HS, Carlsbad, Calif.)
  • $0.65M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.024

Jose Bautista 3b-rf
1 year/$0.545M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 4/18/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1M in majors
    • contract selected by Atlanta 5/4/18
    • released by Atlanta 5/20/18
    • 1 year/$0.545M (2018), signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/22/18
  • 1 year/$18.5M (2017), plus 2018, 2019 options
    • re-signed by Toronto as a free agent 1/18/17
    • 17:$18M, 18:$17M mutual option ($0.5M buyout). 19:$20M option (guaranteed with 300 games played in 2017-18 and with no physical impairment preventing Bautista from playing in 2019)
    • Toronto declined 2017 option 11/17
  • 5 years/$65M (2011-15), plus 2016 option
    • signed extension with Toronto 2/17/11 (avoided arbitration, $10.5M-$7.6M)
    • 11:$8M, 12-15:$14M annually, 16:$14M club option ($1M buyout)
    • Toronto exercised 2016 option 11/3/15
    • Toronto made $17.2M qualifying offer 11/16 (rejected)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2010)
    • re-signed by Toronto 12/13/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2009)
    • re-signed by Toronto 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2008)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration)
    • $0.1M in performance bonuses based on games, PAs
    • acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 8/21/08
  • 1 year/$0.3975M (2007)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/07
  • 1 year (2006)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/06
  • 1 year (2005)
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/05
  • 1 year/$0.3 (2004)
    • selected by Baltimore from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/03
    • signed by Baltimore 2/04
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Baltimore 6/3/04
    • acquired by Kansas City in trade from Tampa Bay 6/28/04
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Kansas City 7/30/04
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Mets 7/30/04
  • drafted by Pittsburgh 2000 (20-599) (Chipola JC, Fla.)
  • agent: Jay Alou, Epitome Sports
  • ML service: 12.165

Tyler Bashlor rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/17
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • drafted by NY Mets 2013 (11-326) (South Florida JC)
  • $0.55M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Buddy Baumann lhp
1 year/$0.547M (2018)

  • 1 year/$0.547M (2018)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/18
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers 4/27/18 after being DFA by San Diego 4/24/18
  • 1 year/$0.5357M (2017)
    • re-signed by San Diego 3/17
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2016)
    • signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/21/15
  • drafted by Kansas City 2009 (7-221) (Missouri State)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 1.125

Gerson Bautista rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/17
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Boston 7/31/17
  • signed by Boston 4/1/13 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • ML service: 0.000

Bryce Brentz of
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/2/17
    • acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Boston 2/20/18
    • re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/18
    • claimed by NY Mets off waivers from Pittsburgh 3/26/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 3/31/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/2/16 (option year 3)
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015)
    • re-signed by Boston 3/8/15 (option year 2)
  • 1 year (2014)
    • contract purchased by Boston 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Boston 3/7/14 (option year 1)
  • drafted by Boston 2010 (1s-36) (Middle Tennessee State)
  • $0.8892M signing bonus
  • agent: CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.061

Jamie Callahan rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • acquired by NY Mets in trade from Boston 7/31/17
    • contract selected by NY Mets 9/1/17
  • drafted by Boston 2012 (2-87) (Dillon HS, S.C)
  • $0.6M signing bonus ($0.5656M slot)
  • ML service: 0.030

Gavin Cecchini ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 9/6/16
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (1-12) (Barbe HS, Lake Charles, La.)
  • $2.3M signing bonus ($2.55M slot)
  • agent: Rob Martin, Icon Sports
  • ML service: 0.082

P.J. Conlon lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/6/18
  • drafted by NY Mets 2015 (13-389) (San Diego)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Chris Flexen rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/18/16
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (14-440) (Newark Memorial HS, Calif.)
  • $0.3744M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.067

Luis Guillorme ss
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/17
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • drafted by NY Mets 2013 (10-296) (Coral Springs HS, Fla.)
  • $0.2M signing bonus ($0.1364M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Marcos Molina rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/18/16
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • signed by NY Mets 1/11/12 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.000

Tomas Nido c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/18/16
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/17
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (8-260) (Orangewood Christian HS, Maitland, Fla.)
  • $0.25M signing bonus ($0.1369M slot)
  • ML service: 0.020

Corey Oswalt rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 11/20/17
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • drafted by NY Mets 2012 (7-230) (Madison HS, San Diego)
  • $0.475M signing bonus ($0.1466M slot)
  • ML service: 0.000

Dominic Smith 1b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 2/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/11/17
  • drafted by NY Mets 2013 (1-11) (JSerra HS, Gardena, Calif.)
  • $2.6M signing bonus ($2.8403M slot)
  • agent: Roc Nation Sports
  • ML service: 0.052

Minor leagues

Fernando Abad lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/17/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $2.5M in majors)
    • may earn additional $0.6M in performance bonuses
    • released by Philadelphia 3/21/18
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 3/26/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.25M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.65M in performance bonuses
  • 1 year/$2M (2017)
    • lost arbitration with Boston 1/31/17 ($2.7M-$2M)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Minnesota as a free agent 12/17/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.25M in majors)
    • contract selected by Minnesota 4/2/16
    • acquired by Boston in trade from Minnesota 8/1/16 with $423,497 remaining on contract
  • 1 year/$1.0875M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 1/23/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.225M-$0.85M)
    • DFA by Oakland 11/20/15, sent outright to Triple-A 11/30/15
  • 1 year/$0.5259M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • signed by Washington as a free agent 11/19/12 (minor-league contract)
    • contract purchased by Washington 5/21/13 
    • acquired by Oakland in trade 11/25/13 after being DFA by Washington 11/20/13
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/18/12
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/1/12 (refused assignment)
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2011)
    • re-signed by Houston 2/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • contract purchased by Houston 11/5/09
    • re-signed by Houston 2/28/10
  • signed by Houston 2002 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic
  • agent: Magnus Sports (Barry Praver)
  • ML service: 6.073

Peter Alonso 1b
2018

  • drafted by NY Mets 2016 (2-64) (Florida)
  • $0.9092M signing bonus ($1.0092M slot)
  • ML service:

Cody Asche 3b-lf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
    • acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Kansas City, contract selected 4/4/18
    • released by NY Yankees 5/1/18
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/3/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 3/31/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago White Sox 5/16/17
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2016)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16
    • DFA, non-tendered by Philadelphia 12/2/16
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by Philadelphia 7/30/13
  • drafted by Philadelphia 2011 (4-151) (Nebraska)
  • $0.1683M signing bonus
  • ML service: 3.088

Christian Colon 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/4/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Atlanta 5/14/18
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/20/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.564M (2017)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/17
    • claimed by Miami off waivers 5/16/17 after being DFA by Kansas City 5/10/17
    • DFA by Miami 6/23/17, sent outright to Triple-A 6/27/17
  • 1 year/$518,425 (2016)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16
  • 1 year/$509,525 (2015)
    • re-signed by Kansas City 3/3/15
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014)
    • contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/13
    • re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14
  • drafted by Kansas City 2010 (1-4) (Cal State Fullerton)
  • signed 6/25/10, $2.75M signing bonus
  • agent: ACES
  • ML service: 2.095

Matt den Dekker cf-rf
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • signed by Miami as a free agent 11/30/16 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Miami 5/2/17 (exercised right to opt out of contract)
    • signed by Detroit as a free agent 5/16/17 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Detroit 6/23/17
    • DFA by Detroit 7/5/17, sent outright to Triple-A 7/9/17
  • 1 year/$0.5159M (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 3/16
    • DFA by Washington 9/2/16, sent outright to Triple-A 9/3/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15
    • acquired by Washington in trade from NY Mets 3/30/15
  • 1 year (2014)
    • re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14
  • 1 year (2013)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/27/13
  • drafted by NY Mets 2010 (5-152) (University of Florida)
  • $0.11M signing bonus
  • agent: ISE Baseball
  • ML service: 1.081

Justin Dunn rhp
2018

  • drafted by NY Mets 2016 (1-20) (Boston College)
  • $2.3788M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Andres Gimenez rhp
2018

  • signed by NY Mets 7/2/15 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • $1.2M signing bonus
  • ML service:

A.J. Griffin rhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/26/18 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $0.75M in majors
    • may earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses
    • may opt out at unspecified dates if not on Major League roster
  • 1 year/$2M (2017)
    • re-signed by Texas 1/13/17 (avoided arbitration)
    • non-tendered by Texas 12/1/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Texas as a free agent 12/21/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Texas 4/8/16
  • 1 year/$0.5175M (2015)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/15
    • DFA by Oakland 11/20/15, released 11/25/15
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2014)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/14
  • 1 year/$0.4925M (2013)
    • re-signed by Oakland 3/13
  • 1 year (2012)
    • contract purchased by Oakland 6/24/12
  • drafted by Oakland 2010 (13-395) (University of San Diego)
  • agent: Legacy Agency
  • ML service: 5.034

Anthony Kay lhp
2018

  • drafted by NY Mets 2016 (1-31) (Connecticut)
  • $1.1M signing bonus ($1.9721M slot)
  • ML service:

Ty Kelly 2b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$537,208 (2017)
    • DFA by NY Mets 2/8/17, sent outright to Triple-A 2/13/17
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/2/17
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 4/10/17 after being DFA by NY Mets 4/8/17
    • acquired by Philadelphia in trade 4/22/17 after being DFA by Toronto 4/21/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/4/17
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/13/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 5/23/16
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015)
    • acquired by St. Louis in trade from Seattle 11/20/14
    • signed by St. Louis 3/15
    • claimed by Toronto off waivers 7/22/15 after being DFA by St. Louis 7/21/15
    • DFA by Toronto 8/29/15, sent outright to Triple-A 8/31/15
  • acquired by Seattle in trade from Baltimore 6/30/13
  • drafted by Baltimore 2009 (13-386) (UC Davis)
  • ML service: 1.069

Patrick Kivlehan 3b
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 11/17/17 (minor-league contract)
    • released by Cincinnati 5/18
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 5/9/18 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017)
    • re-signed by Cincinnati (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Cincinnati 3/31/17
    • sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 11/3/17
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016)
    • contract selected by Seattle 11/20/15
    • acquired by Texas in trade from Seattle 12/2/15 (player to be named later in 11/16/15 trade)
    • signed by Texas 2/27/16
    • acquired by Seattle in trade 5/29/16 after being DFA by Texas 5/23/16
    • claimed by San Diego off waivers 8/4/16 after being DFA by Seattle 8/1/16
    • claimed by Cincinnati off waivers 9/28/16 after being DFA by San Diego 9/21/16
    • DFA by Cincinnati 10/5/16, sent outright to Triple-A 10/10/16
  • drafted by Seattle 2012 (4-131) (Rutgers)
  • $0.3M signing bonus ($0.3533M slot)
  • ML service: 1.011

Desmond Lindsay of
2018

  • drafted by NY Mets 2015 (2-53) (Out-of-Door Academy, Sarasota, Fla.)
  • $1.1427M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Jose Lobaton c
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/15/17 (minor-league contract)
    • salary of $1.25M in majors
    • contract selected by NY Mets 4/13/18
    • DFA by NY Mets 5/19/18, sent outright to Triple-A 5/21/18
  • 1 year/$1.575M (2017)
    • re-signed by Washington 12/1/16 (avoided arbitration)
    • performance bonus: $25,000 for 200 plate appearances
  • 1 year/$1,387,500 (2016)
    • re-signed by Washington 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.2M (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington 1/15/15 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration)
    • acquired by Washington in trade from Tampa Bay 2/13/14
  • 1 year/$0.4965M (2013)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13
  • 1 year/$0.4815M (2012)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12
  • 1 year (2011)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11
  • 1 year (2010)
    • re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10
  • 1 year (2009)
    • contract purchased by San Diego 11/20/08
    • re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09
    • sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 6/9/09
    • contract purchased by San Diego 7/5/09
    • claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers 7/30/09 after being DFA by San Diego 7/28/09
  • signed by San Diego 2002 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela
  • agent: Athletes X
  • ML service: 6.138

Kevin McGowan rhp
2018

  • 2018
    • DFA by NY Mets 1/18/18, sent outright to Triple-A 1/19/18
  • 1 year (2017)
    • contract selected by NY Mets 8/13/17
  • drafted by NY Mets 2013 (13-386) (Franklin Pierce, N.H.)
  • $0.1M signing bonus
  • ML service: 0.038

David Peterson lhp
2018

  • drafted by NY Mets 2017 (1-20) (Oregon)
  • $2.9945M signing bonus (slot amount)
  • ML service:

Matt Purke lhp
1 year (2018)

  • 1 year (2018)
    • signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/17 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2017)
    • re-signed by Chicago White Sox (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year (2016)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/21/15 (minor-league contract)
    • contract selected by Chicago White Sox 5/13/16
    • DFA by Chicago White Sox 12/14/16
    • sent outright to Triple-A 12/21/16
  • 1 year (2015)
    • re-signed by Washington as a free agent 11/18/14 (minor-league contract)
  • 4 years/$4.15M (2011-14)
    • signed Major League contract with Washington 8/15/11
    • $2.75M signing bonus
    • released by Washington 11/14/14
  • drafted by Washington 2011 (3-96) (TCU)
  • agent: Peter Vescovo, CAA Sports
  • ML service: 0.114

Thomas Szapucki lhp
2018

  • drafted by NY Mets 2015 (5-149) (Dwyer HS, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla)
  • $0.375M signing bonus ($0.3555M slot)
  • ML service:

Mark Vientos ss-3b
2018

  • drafted by NY Mets 2017 (2-59) (American Heritage HS, Plantation, Fla.)
  • $1.5M signing bonus ($1.0947M slot)
  • ML service: