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MLK III: Talk of Mets interest premature

Updated: February 2, 2011, 9:34 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Martin Luther King Jr.'s oldest son says any discussion of his potential interest in becoming a minority owner of the New York Mets is premature.

Martin Luther King III said he was contacted Saturday by television executive Larry Meli, who is interested in putting together a group that would include former Mets first baseman Ed Kranepool and Donn Clendenon Jr., whose father was MVP of the Mets' 1969 World Series victory.

King said he encouraged Meli because it would ...

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