New York Red Bulls midfielder Dax McCarty shields the ball from D.C. United midfielder Marcelo Saragosa (11) The New York Red Bulls tied D.C. United 2-2 at RFK Stadium, Wednesday August 29, 2012.
Didier Drogba got into an altercation with a pair of Red Bull fans following the Impact’s 1-0 loss on Saturday night.
A late Kevin Ellis winner earned Sporting KC an away win over the San Jose Earthquakes to boost playoff hopes.
Neither FC Dallas nor Real Salt Lake could muster a goal as the two Western Conference sides played to a scoreless draw.
The Houston Dynamo continued to influence the playoff race with a win over the Portland Timbers.
A last-second goal from Erik Hurtado drew the Vancouver Whitecaps level at BC Place, earning a 3-3 draw with the Colorado Rapids.
Patrick Mullins scored two more goals on Saturday night to push D.C. United past Orlando City in a clash of playoff contenders.
The New York Red Bulls jumped back into second place in the Eastern Conference on Saturday after defeating the Montreal Impact, 1-0, at Red Bull Arena.