The first Trillium Cup meeting of the season finds both participants languishing outside the playoff spots.
Edson Buddle and Dillon Powers each scored his second goal of the season in a 2-0 win over the Columbus Crew.
Two teams tied on 12 points meet in Columbus, Ohio, looking to edge toward the playoff spots.
The Australian star continued his recent good form with a crucial header after Luis Robles kept the Red Bulls in the game with a penalty stop.
Some problems are easily overlooked. Fire emitting from the top of a scoreboard isn't one of them.
The Columbus Crew rode three first-half goals to a tidy win over visiting D.C. United, which has the worst record in the league.
D.C. United, on a four-game losing streak, searches for a first win away against the Columbus Crew since 2007.
The Chicago Fire (2-4-1, 7 points) defeated long-time Eastern Conference rivals Columbus Crew (2-2-3, 9 points) Saturday evening at Toyota Park....
Andy Gruenebaum was the star for much of the game, but he couldn't prevent the Chicago midfielder from winning the match in the 83rd minute.
The Fire are slumming it in last place right now, and Columbus is looking to take advantage and maintain its unbeaten streak, which currently is at fo...