Fire spoils show before record crowd

[MLS NAMES & NUMBERS] The visiting Chicago Fire moved into a tie with D.C. United thanks to a 2-1 win at the Colorado Rapids before a record crowd of 19,680 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park.

10. The win snapped a 10-game winless streak (0-6-4) for the Fire at Colorado.

KEI KAMARA. The Houston Dynamo forward put on a white glove
in tribute to Michael Jackson after his goal in the 18th minute that gave the Dynamo a 1-0 win over Kansas City.

ALECKO ESKANDARIAN. Acquired on Wednesday from Chivas USA, Eskandarian needed less than eight minutes to score for the Los Angeles Galaxy. The goal held up for a 1-0 victory over the New England Revolution.

WILLIAM HESMER. Recorded a career-high 10 goals to help the Columbus Crew hold off D.C. United and earn a 1-1 tie.

17. The Crew's unbeaten streak at home is 17 games, one short of the MLS record set by San Jose four years ago.

JEFF CUNNINGHAM. The veteran striker scored goals in the 15th and 17th minutes to give FC Dallas a 2-1 victory over New York.

23. The Red Bulls are winless (0-17-6) in their last 23 on the road.

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