David Einhorn

The Mets deal is off. Read more »

  • 01 Aug 2011 at 11:27 AM

Dear Greenlight Capital Investors

“For the month of July, Greenlight Capital Offshore returned 1.1% (net of all fees and expenses).”

The Mets’ deal to sell a minority stake in the team for $200 million to David Einhorn, a hedge fund manager, is finished except for completing the deal’s paperwork, said one person briefed on the sale. [NYT, earlier]

Just over a month ago, it was announced that David Einhorn would be acquiring a minority stake in the New York Mets. While thinking people (and people familiar with the matter) understand that these things take time, others have read into the “hold up,” wondering if deeper meaning is to be derived. While there’s no need to give credence to those raising questions, Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig chose to do so today, telling people, “Fuck you. He played ball in my backyard. Fuck you.” Read more »

Someone must be wearing his lucky sweatshirt. Read more »

  • 08 Jul 2011 at 10:17 AM

David Einhorn Has A Question

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…if we’re counting owning a team’s parking lots and garages as owning a piece of the team and I think we are! Read more »