Billionaire hedge fund manager Steve Cohen, who closed on a deal to buy the New York Mets on Monday, has one more item on his shopping list: SNY, the cable television home of the franchise.
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Sportico, which first broke the news that Cohen closed on the Mets, reports his purchase of the club did not include the TV network.
While financial terms of the agreement haven’t been disclosed, two people with knowledge of the deal have said the sale values the team at about $2.42 billion. That would make it the most paid for an MLB franchise, topping the $2.15 billion paid for the Los Angeles Dodgers and surrounding real