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Same song, dance for Johan Santana

Amazin's bats go silent as luckless lefty loses third straight decision

Updated: August 29, 2010, 2:44 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Left-hander Johan Santana's streak of three straight complete games ended when Mike Hessman hit for the ace in the seventh inning.

The end of New York Mets' season will come after 33 more games.

Santana surrendered a two-run homer to Carlos Lee in the fifth inning and the Mets stranded a runner at second base in four straight frames in a 4-1 loss to the Houston Astros on Saturday night at Citi Field.

Santana (10-9) has lost three straight decisions for only the fourth ...

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