Crew reclaim Eastern lead
Columbus Crew hit back to draw 2-2 with the New England Revolution to reclaim the lead in the Eastern Conference from New York Red Bulls.
Pat Phelan and Shalrie Joseph had netted to put New England in control but Steven Lenhart and a Guillermo Barros Schelotto penalty earned the Crew the point they needed to move back to the top of the table.
Philadelphia Union beat Chivas USA 3-0 with goals from Alejandro Moreno, Fred and Sebastien Le Toux as the Eastern Conference side dominated the Western Conference strugglers.
Chris Wondolowski scored a hat-trick as the San Jose Earthquakes won 3-2 against Toronto whose goals came from Dwayne De Rosario and Maicon Santos.
Andy Najar gave DC United the lead but they ran out 3-1 losers to Houston whose goals came from a Devon McTavish own goal, Geoff Cameron and Dominic Oduro.
Marvin Chavez, Milton Rodriguez and Jeff Cunningham scored Dallas' goals as they won 3-1 over Kansas City whose solitary goal came from Ryan Smith.
Blaise Nkufo got the only goal as Seattle beat Chicago Fire.
Conor Casey opened the scoring for Colorado Rapids before Nat Borchers' equaliser earned Real Salt Lake a draw.