Midfielder Lucas Rodriguez had two goals and one assist to help D.C. United register a 4-1 victory over hosts FC Cincinnati on Thursday night.
Forward Wayne Rooney and midfielder Paul Arriola each had one goal and one assist as D.C. won for just the second time in its past 10 matches (2-2-6).
Defender Leonardo Jara also had an assist for D.C. (9-5-8, 35 points), who moved into second place in the Eastern Conference, one point behind the Philadelphia Union.
Midfielder Emmanuel Ledesma scored on a...
Fanendo Adi scored his first goal of the season in the 83rd minute as FC Cincinnati defeated the host Chicago Fire 2-1 on Saturday night in Bridgeview, Ill.
Allan Cruz also scored for Cincinnati (5-13-2, 17 points), which has won two in a row after snapping a six-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory against Houston last weekend.
Nicolas Gaitan missed two penalty kicks for Chicago (5-9-7, 22 points), although he was able to score on the rebound of the second to tie the score in first-half stoppage...