Matt Hedges headed home the winner in the 87th minute, and visiting FC Dallas beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 on Sunday to climb into first place in Major League Soccer's Western Conference.
Maximiliano Urruti sent a corner kick into the box and Michael Barrios flicked on a header at the near post. Hedges attacked the ball at the far post and headed it in to break a 1-1 tie.
FC Dallas jumped over Sporting Kansas City for the top spot in the West.
The defeat was a blow to the Whitecaps' playoff...
Raul Ruidiaz scored two goals as the visiting Seattle Sounders edged the Vancouver Whitecaps 2-1 in Major League Soccer action Saturday night.
He staked the Sounders to a 2-0 lead in the first 42 minutes before the Whitecaps closed the gap in first-half stoppage time. The Sounders held off several Vancouver threats in the second half.
The Sounders (13-9-5, 44 points) extended their win streak to a post-shootout-era record nine games -- exactly how long Ruidiaz has been on the team -- and are now...