David Einhorn excited to join Mets

Updated: May 29, 2011, 10:27 AM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- As he exited Citi Field on Saturday night, David Einhorn, the man who has been selected to join the Mets' ownership group, called the opportunity to purchase a stake in the team "way beyond a dream come true."

Einhorn was engulfed by excited Mets fans outside of Citi Field as he left with his family and a group of about 20 children after the Mets' 5-2 loss to Philadelphia.

"It was a lot of fun," he said of his first Mets game since the team announced his prospective ...

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