Note: Is there any doubt the league MVP right now is Guillermo Barros Schelotto?
Next: at Toronto, Saturday.
Note: The Dynamo are about the only team certain to make playoffs in the West.
Next: at San Jose, Saturday.
Note: A guy with a famous name got the game-winner for Fire, Stephen King.
Next: at Colorado, Sunday.
4. New England
Note: When are the Revs going to get some more energy? They've been playing tired.
Next: vs. Chivas, Thursday.
5. Real Salt Lake
Note: The draw against Galaxy had both a positive and negative feel.
Next: at New York, Saturday.
6. New York
Note: The Red Bulls' defense has given up only one goal in over 440 minutes.
Next: vs. Real Salt Lake, Saturday.
7. DC United
Note: United were just the latest to find out it is tough to play in San Jose.
Next: vs. FC Dallas, Saturday.
8. Chivas USA
Note: The Goats showed why they're still to be reckoned with in a big win at Toronto.
Next: at New England, Thursday.
9. San Jose
Note: The Quakes are very tough at home with a 5-3-3.
Record. Road is a different story.
Next: vs. Houston, Saturday.
10. Los Angeles
Note: Without Donovan and Beckham, Galaxy just trying to tread water.
Next: at Kansas City, Saturday.
11. FC Dallas
Note: How have the Hoops fallen so far? They now are tied for last in the West.
Next: at DC United, Saturday.
12. Toronto FC
Note: The team seems to be fading as the season stretches on. Winless in last four.
Next: vs. Chivas, Saturday.
13. Kansas City
Note: The Wizards are searching for anybody to step up since they haven't won since Aug. 9.
Next: vs. Los Angeles, Saturday.
Was the win at Dallas the turning point or an aberration for the struggling Rapids?
Next: vs. Chicago, Sunday.