Eight scoreless by Santana helps Mets win fourth straight

Johan Santana throws a pitch in the first

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Johan Santana throws a pitch in the first inning. (June 30, 2012) (Credit: AP)

LOS ANGELES -- Dee Gordon led off the bottom of the first inning at Dodger Stadium Saturday night with a single to rightfield off Johan Santana.

The Dodgers didn't get another hit until Scott Van Slyke singled to left leading off the eighth.

In all, Santana allowed three singles in eight shutout innings and Ike Davis hit a three-run home run as the Mets won their fourth in a row, 5-0.

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