The Day After: San Jose/Portland Edition

1. Familiar foes, different ways to go Meeting for the third time this season on Saturday evening, the differences between the way the Portland Timbers and San Jose Earthquakes approach the game of soccer couldn’t have been clearer. The Timbers follow the death by a thousand cuts approach, slicing their opponents apart through quick passes.…

The Day After: Portland/LA Edition

1.There’s something special going on Rodney Wallace going high to score a last minute goal in Seattle. Jose Valencia using all parts of his body to score a stunning, last gasp equalizer in Vancouver. On Saturday night it was Andrew Jean-Baptiste’s turn to play the role of the late game hero, scoring 4 minutes into…