• Seattle Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso, right, looks on as Portland Timbers players defend against a free kick taken by Sounders midfielder Nicolas Lodeiro in the first half of a MLS soccer match, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Dempsey scores twice, Sounders beat Timbers 3-1

    SEATTLE (AP) — Clint Dempsey was a spectator last time the Seattle Sounders played archrival Portland, kept off the field by a red-card suspension during a 3-1 loss.