SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Diego Valeri sent a penalty careening off the crossbar in the 75th minute and the Portland Timbers settled for scoreless draw with the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday.
The single point for the draw moved the Timbers past Seattle into fifth place in the Western Conference.
Both teams came into the match looking to snap winless streaks. San Jose avoided losing its fifth straight match and the Timbers are winless in their last four, all on the road.
San Jose goalkeeper David Bingham...